A fascinating, humorous study of the lives of six oddly intriguing characters. Contents: St. Joseph of Copertino: the friar who flew; James Allen: ...Show synopsisA fascinating, humorous study of the lives of six oddly intriguing characters. Contents: St. Joseph of Copertino: the friar who flew; James Allen: the man who was not; Berbiguier: bottler of spirits; the Deacon of Paris: dead but still active; D.D. Home: sorcerer of kings; Angel Anna: the woman who failed. Includes good illustrations of each character.Hide synopsis
Description:Good in Good jacket. Hard Cover-Good/Good-Discoloration to...Good in Good jacket. Hard Cover-Good/Good-Discoloration to cover, edge wear and some fraying to bottom edge of dust jacket otherwise tight with light wear-198 pages.
Description:Hardcover. Large octavo. 198pp. Brown cloth lettered in red on...Hardcover. Large octavo. 198pp. Brown cloth lettered in red on spine, rose papered boards. B/w illustrations. Appendix. Six studies of unusual people, each with a documentary appendix. The study of "Angel Anna" (Editha Gilbert Montez) includes an account of the "Madame Horos" rape trial, which saw a fraudulent use of the name of the "Golden Dawn in the Outer" bring the real Order into disrepute. Spine ends rubbed, page-edges slightly foxed & browned, otherwise a solid, internally-clean VG copy in Good+ dust jacket (dust jacket worn, torn & discolored).
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Description:Good. No Dust Jacket. Used Hardcover without a dust jacket....Good. No Dust Jacket. Used Hardcover without a dust jacket. Softening to head and tail of spine, lightly rubbed corners of cover, pen marks throughout the text.
Description:Good. No Dust Jacket. 198pages. A portrait of studies of some...Good. No Dust Jacket. 198pages. A portrait of studies of some of the most extraordinary people whose lives have ever been recorded in the pages of history. Includes 12 plates. rubbing to the corners and fading to the spine. red boards with black lettering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Non Fiction; Unallocated; Inventory No: 114119.
Description:Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Hardcover in dust jacket. 8vo....Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Hardcover in dust jacket. 8vo. 1962 edition from University Books. Book is crisp and clean, with decorative bookplate of former owner on front endpage almost completely hidden by jacket flap. Unclipped dust jacket has some sunning to spine and light wear to edges. 198 pp. In protective Mylar.
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