Gregory W. Animal magnetism, or, Mesmerism and its phenomena, 1877.
Catalog Record: Gregory W. Animal magnetism, or, Mesmerism and its phenomena, 1877.
Title: Animal magnetism, or, Mesmerism and its phenomena / by the late William
Author: Gregory, William, 1803-1858.
WLM Call Number: WO 391 G823 1877 RB
Accession NO.: 1747
Publisher: London : W.H. Harrison, 1877.
Edition: 2d, and slightly rev. and abridged ed.
Physical Descrip: viii, 253 p. ; 22 cm.
Provenance: P. Eaton lot [July 1965]. Copy 2 includes a stamp from S. Kelley,
medical electrician and consulting mesmerist.
Subject: Animal Magnetism – methods.
Subject: Mesmerism – therapeutic use.
Subject: Animal Magnetism – therapeutic use.
Subject: Mesmerism – methods.
General Notes: Preface to the second edition written by publisher William H. Harrison.
According to Harrison, this second edition of Gregory’s work was
published under the auspices of Gregory’s wife. The first three
chapters of the original edition were eliminated. Harrison retained
the original title because of its fame under William Gregory and added
“Mesmerism and its Phenomena.”