Witchcraft Illustrated; Witchcraft To Be Understood. Facts, Theories And Incidents. With A Glance…

Paperback | June 28, 2012

byHenrietta D. Kimball

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...that tumbled over the stairway and rolled to the magician,s feet. The horror of the scene rivalled description, and it was with infinite relief we observed him gather together the dismembered parts and place them carefully together again beneath the carpet or mat. For a few minutes he stood with bowed head, in contemplative silence; then he waved his wand over the concealed and mutilated body, commanding the parts to reunite and the youth to reappear. Once more a perceptible movement beneath the carpet, followed by such complete agitation of the fabric, warned us that the mighty energies of the magician's will were at work.. Come forth!, he cried,. ? son of the land of shadows!, Instantly the carpet was cast aside, and the young man, with the calm demeanor of his first appearance, and clad in precisely the same unruffled and unsoiled fabric of snowy linen, stood before Tik; juggler..Thou hast served my purpose well; away, then, to thy native element!, lie waved his wand, and where he stood but a moment before moved only the light and odorous air. The magician bowed, picked up the carpet, and passed out of sight through the divided circle of the crowd of wondering spectators. lie was considered to be one of the most learned of his class, and the experiment was accounted wholly successful. People on every side were expressing their wonder of what had transpired, interrogating and speculating with each other concerning the mystery. There appeared to be a perfect agreement regarding the appearances described, in the impressions and sensations of every individual with whom we conversed upon the subject. Sam had made rapid pencil sketches, that tallied with my description; but, when we turned our attention to the kodac, for the report of...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...that tumbled over the stairway and rolled to the magician,s feet. The horror of the scene rivalled description, and it ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:June 28, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217658806

ISBN - 13:9780217658805

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