The Spirit Land
Free

The Spirit Land

By Samuel B. (Samuel Bulfinch) Emmons
Free
Book Description
Table of Contents
  • E-text prepared by Chris Curnow and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team (http://www.pgdp.net) from page images generously made available by Internet Archive (http://archive.org)
  • THE SPIRIT LAND.
    • TO THE READER.
    • NOTE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • INTRODUCTION.
    • CHAPTER I. THE ORIGIN OF POPULAR SUPERSTITIONS.
    • CHAPTER II. INDUCTIVE PHILOSOPHY NOT UNDERSTOOD.
    • CHAPTER III. IGNORANCE OF THE CAUSES OF DREAMS.
    • CHAPTER IV. EFFECTS OF THE IMAGINATION ON THE NERVOUS SYSTEM.
    • CHAPTER V. IGNORANCE OF MENTAL PHILOSOPHY.
    • CHAPTER VI. IGNORANCE OF TRUE RELIGION.
    • CHAPTER VII. BELIEF IN WITCHCRAFT.
    • CHAPTER VIII. NECROMANCY AND FORTUNE TELLING.
    • CHAPTER IX. FAIRIES, OR WANDERING SPIRITS.
    • CHAPTER X. OMENS, CHARMS, AND DIVINATION.
    • CHAPTER XI. MODERN MIRACLES.
    • CHAPTER XII. PRETENDED PROPHETS AND CHRISTS.
    • CHAPTER XIII. MORMON SUPERSTITION.
    • CHAPTER XIV. MILLER DELUSION.
    • CHAPTER XV. INTERCOURSE WITH DEPARTED SPIRITS.
    • CHAPTER XVI. EVIL EFFECTS OF POPULAR SUPERSTITIONS.
    • CHAPTER XVII. BANISHMENT OF POPULAR SUPERSTITIONS.
    • PART SECOND.
    • MIRACLE IN SPRINGFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS.
    • PERSONS TRAINED BY A LECTURER.
    • SCENE AT EAST BOSTON.
    • EXTRACT FROM THE PURITAN RECORDER.
    • EXTRACT FROM THE HOME JOURNAL.
    • FORETELLING FUTURE EVENTS.
    • VISIONS, MIRACLES, AND WONDERS.
    • CLAIRVOYANT PHYSICIANS.
    • STYLE OF "SUPERNAL" COMPOSITIONS.
    • MYSTERIOUS PHENOMENA, WITH THEIR AGENTS OR CAUSES.
    • EXPERIMENTS IN BIOLOGY.
    • FACULTY OF IMITATION.
    • UNSEEN LETTERS AND SIGNATURES.
    • A DANCING LIGHT.
    • SAILORS' OMENS.
    • LOVE CHARMS.
    • EFFECTS OF A BELIEF IN A GHOST.
    • THE INVISIBLE LADY.
    • SORCERERS IN THE EAST.
    • SINGULAR METAMORPHOSES.
    • PERNICIOUS ERRORS RELATING TO HEALTH.
    • *** START: FULL LICENSE *** THE FULL PROJECT GUTENBERG LICENSE PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE YOU DISTRIBUTE OR USE THIS WORK
      • Section 1. General Terms of Use and Redistributing Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works
      • Section 2. Information about the Mission of Project Gutenberg-tm
      • Section 3. Information about the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation
      • Section 4. Information about Donations to the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation
      • Section 5. General Information About Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works.
    • Section 1. General Terms of Use and Redistributing Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works
    • Section 2. Information about the Mission of Project Gutenberg-tm
    • Section 3. Information about the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation
    • Section 4. Information about Donations to the Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation
    • Section 5. General Information About Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works.
    No review for this book yet, be the first to review.
      No comment for this book yet, be the first to comment
      Also Available On
      App store smallGoogle play small
      Categories
      Curated Lists
      • Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (Information Science and Statistics)
        by Christopher M. Bishop
        Data mining
        by I. H. Witten
        The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction
        by Various
        See more...
      • CK-12 Chemistry
        by Various
        Concept Development Studies in Chemistry
        by John Hutchinson
        An Introduction to Chemistry - Atoms First
        by Mark Bishop
        See more...
      • Microsoft Word - How to Use Advanced Algebra II.doc
        by Jonathan Emmons
        Advanced Algebra II: Activities and Homework
        by Kenny Felder
        de2de
        by
        See more...
      • The Sun Who Lost His Way
        by
        Tania is a Detective
        by Kanika G
        Firenze_s-Light
        by
        See more...
      • Java 3D Programming
        by Daniel Selman
        The Java EE 6 Tutorial
        by Oracle Corporation
        JavaKid811
        by
        See more...