Life is self-realization. Every birth is divine. We are born anew every morning. My wish is that you may catch the gleam, be freed from limitations and enter upon your boundless possibilities. To bring you into the throne-room of your being, that you may awaken in self-realization, is why I have prepared this course of lessons. Should you give five minutes a day to them, in a year you will know the joy there is in Life, in Power, and in Service. (from the text)...
First Page:Transcriber's Note:
This etext was produced from Analog Science Fact & Fiction December 1963. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.
THE RIGHT TIME
The trouble with prophets is that if they're accurate, the news won't do you any good, and if they aren't accurate, they're no good. Unless, of course, they're more than just prophets....
First Page:SALEM WITCHCRAFT AND COTTON MATHER.
BY CHARLES W. UPHAM, Member of the Massachusetts Historical Society.
MORRISANIA, N. Y.: 1869.
TO HENRY B. DAWSON, ESQ., PROPRIETOR AND EDITOR OF THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE , THIS REPRINT FROM ITS PAGES IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED BY ITS AUTHOR.
SALEM, MASS., December 10, 186...
First Page:The Greatest Thing In the World And Other Addresses
NEW YORK CHICAGO Fleming H. Revell Company LONDON AND EDINBURGH
Copyrighted 1891 and 1898 By Fleming H. Revell Company.
Printed in the United States of America
LOVE, THE GREATEST THING IN THE WORLD ...
“Among other qualities which have been supposed to belong to a dead man’s hand, are its medicinal virtues, in connection with which may be mentioned the famous ‘dead hand,’ which was, in years past, kept at Bryn Hall, Lancashire… Thus the case is related of a woman who, attacked with the smallpox, had this dead hand in bed with her every night for six weeks, and of a poor lad living near Manchester who was touched with it for the cure of scrofulous sores.”
Though not all chapters have such gruesome subjects as The Dead Hand, all are full of a curious mixture of superstitio...
Sigmund Freud was educated to be a neurologist, but went...
First Page:BUCHANAN'S JOURNAL OF MAN.
VOL. I. DECEMBER, 1887. NO. 11.
CONTENTS OF JOURNAL OF MAN.
The World's Neglected or Forgotten Leaders and Pioneers Social Conditions Expenses at Harvard; European Wages; India as a Wheat Producer; Increase of Insanity; Temperance; Flamboyant Animalism Transcendental Hash Just Criticism Progress of discovery and Improvement Autotelegraphy; Edison's Phonograph; Type setting Eclipsed; Printing in Colors; Steam Wagon; Fruit Prese...
First Page:Transcriber's Note:
This etext was produced from "The Counterfeit Man; More Science Fiction Stories by Alan E. Nourse" published in 1963. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.
(Note: The following excerpts from Amy Ballantine's journal have never actually been written down at any time before. Her account of impressions and events has been kept in organized fashion in her mind for at least nine years (even she is not certain when she started), but it must be understood th...
First Page:REAL GHOST STORIES
Collected and Edited
WILLIAM T. STEAD
Re arranged and Introduced
ESTELLE W. STEAD
NEW YORK: GEORGE H. DORAN COMPANY
During the last few years I have been urged by people in all parts of the world to re issue some of the wonderful stories of genuine psychic experiences collected by my Father several years ago.
These stories were published by him in two volumes in 1891 92; the first, entitled Real Ghost Stories , created so much interest and brought in so large a num...
First Page:Phrenological DEVELOPMENT of ROBERT BURNS
BY George Combe.
Engraved & Published by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh. April 1834. REPRINTED JANUARY 1859.
PHRENOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT OF ROBERT BURNS, from a Cast of his skull MOULDED AT DUMFRIES. THE 31ST DAY OF MARCH 1834.
With Remarks by George Combe, AUTHOR OF "A SYSTEM OF PHRENOLOGY," "THE CONSTITUTION OF MAN" &c.
[Illustration: MAUSOLEUM, Erected at Dumfries, to the Memory of Robt Burns]
Engraved & Published by W. & A.K. Johnston, Edinburgh ...