The Vestal

The Vestal : A Collection of Articles in Prose and Poetry, Comprising a Short Essay on Origin and Destiny (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Vestal: A Collection of Articles in Prose and Poetry, Comprising a Short Essay on Origin and Destiny I am satisfied that with proper cultivation of mediumistic gifts, great benefit may be secured thereby. Important questions, bearing upon the welfare of both the medium and the community, may be answered by our translated counselors, in a manner to avert all uncertainty, and I hail the day m.' the good time coming when medium ship will stand among the lively oracles, and be protected as it deserves. Now, of all things included in the grand school of Human Progress, mediumshz'p, the principle by which the trans lated reveal themselves, is the least cultivated, the most abused, and the most difficult to preserve in its purity, of any power which has at last come to be recognized in this nineteenth century. Once admitted to the magnetic realm, in which the fin est susceptibilities are made to assert themselves, it is impossible for the subject to conform as before to established usages. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 54 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 86g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243121768
  • 9780243121762