Sage XL. Hypnotism as it is : a book for everybody, 1901.
Catalog Record: Sage XL. Hypnotism as it is : a book for everybody, 1901.
Title: Hypnotism as it is : a book for everybody / by X. LaMotte Sage.
Author: Sage, X. LaMotte.
WLM Call Number: WO 390 S129 1901 RB
Accession NO.: 887
Publisher: Rochester, N.Y. : New York State Pub. Co., 1901.
Edition: 6th ed.
Physical Description: 116 p. ; ill. ; 19 cm.
Content Notes: Nature of hypnotism — The evil effects of hypnotism — Who may be hypnotized — Who should hypnotize — How to become a hypnotist — Benefits of hypnotism — Public exhibitions — Hypnotism and fraud —
Hypnotism and crime — Thought-transference, clairvoyance, etc. — Can a person be hypnotized against his will? — Review of Mr. Ernest Hart’s work on hypnotism, mesmerism and the new witchcraft — Views of the hypnotic magazine — Auto-hypnosis — Superstitions connected with the practice of hypnotism — Similarity of the hypnotic state to natural sleep — The real danger — Cases treated by hypnotic suggestion.
General Notes: Digitized by Northern Micrographics July 21, 2011.
General Notes: Previous call number BF 1141 S129.
General Notes: Cover missing and one page detached. Placed in a protective wrapper/folder.
General Notes: Multiple references to the use of hypnotism for surgery or dentistry.