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Ghostly paradoxes

I. Iпё UпёЎ Vinitпё sпёЎkiД­

Ghostly paradoxes

modern spiritualism and Russian culture in the age of realism

by I. Iпё UпёЎ Vinitпё sпёЎkiД­

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spiritualism,
  • Literature and spiritualism,
  • Realism in literature,
  • Russian literature,
  • Intellectual life,
  • History and criticism,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIlya Vinitsky
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3096.R4 V56 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25381973M
    ISBN 100802099351
    ISBN 109780802099358
    LC Control Number2009517566
    OCLC/WorldCa276340926

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    The list is endless: from the ghost of Aaron Burr to the mysterious message of Harry Houdini; from the Brown Lady of Raynham Hall (who's ghostly photograph actually exists and can be found within this book) to the Winchester Mystery House, years of ghostly history comes alive, so to speak, in Daniel Cohen's THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GHOSTS."--Jacket. There’s even a carved tombstone of an infant at Cedar Hill cemetery, whose ghostly eyes keep watch over those wander too close. Around the campfire or tucked away on a dark and stormy night, this big book of ghost stories is a hauntingly good read.

    This book would be fully revised and would not include detailed travel information, just the stories. Haunted Pubs of New England. Roxie Zwicker — in Social Science. Author: Roxie Zwicker waitresses find dining room objects scattered about bizarrely and other staff and patrons catch sudden glimpses of ghostly figures. Read. This book analyses the practices of today’s mediums, who insist on standing at the threshold between life and death, interpreting signs and passing on communications, and asks how such concepts and practices are perceived by contemporary society.


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