The Shadow and the Light A Defense of Daniel Dunglas Home.The Medium


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24215 JENKINS , Elizabeth :
THE SHADOW AND THE LIGHT . A Defence of Daniel Dunglas Home ,the Medium,
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1982.

First Edition. 8vo. pp. viii + 275..4p illustrations. Some general tanning of pages else Very Good hardcover inVery Good dust wrapper
ISBN 0241108926

Born near Edinburgh in 1833.Home was taken as a child to the United States where a passionate interest in spiritualism was sweeping the country. He returned to England at 22 and his seances were attended by society figures amongst them Robert Browning.later he was pilloried mercilessly.Whatever conclusions the reader may come to ,two things are certain,he was never found guilty of faking a seance and it is time to reevaluate his role.

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