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Science and Parascience: A History of the Paranormal 1914-1939   Science and Parascience: A History of the Paranormal 1914-1939
Brian Inglis

"Science and Parascience" is a history of psychical research between1914 and 1939. It’s a sequel to "Natural and Supernatural: A History of the Paranormal… more
To Die is Gain: Near-Death Experience and the Art of Dying Before We Die   To Die is Gain: Near-Death Experience and the Art of Dying Before We Die
Johann Christoph Hampe

Simultaneous with Raymond Moody’s landmark book "Life After Life," Johann Christoph Hampe independently “discovered” near-death experiences in the 1970s.… more
The Unknown Guest: The Mystery of Intuition   The Unknown Guest: The Mystery of Intuition
Brian Inglis and Ruth West

Throughout the ages people have sensed the existence of a benevolent force intervening from time to time in their lives as if to offer them help and protection… more
The North American Indian Orpheus Tradition: Native Afterlife Myths and Their Origins   The North American Indian Orpheus Tradition: Native Afterlife Myths and Their Origins
Ake Hultkrantz

“Visionaries who have made their way to the realm of the dead and then returned have told of its secrets.” In this scholarly but highly readable book,… more
The Heyday of Mental Mediumship: 1880s – 1930s: Investigators, Mediums and Communicators   The Heyday of Mental Mediumship: 1880s – 1930s: Investigators, Mediums and Communicators
Alan Gauld

There have been important mediums and researchers throughout the history of psychical research in many parts of the world, but the period from the 1880s… more
The Upanishads (Revised Edition)   The Upanishads (Revised Edition)
Alistair Shearer and Peter Russell

The Upanishads are key texts of the ageless wisdom known as the Perennial Philosophy. This lucid new translation presents selections from the eleven traditionally… more
The Next World: Extraordinary Experiences of the Afterlife   The Next World: Extraordinary Experiences of the Afterlife
Gregory Shushan

In “The Next World,” historian of religions Gregory Shushan explores the relationships between extraordinary experiences and beliefs in life after death.… more
And Another Thing: Memories of Family Life with a Psychiatrist   And Another Thing: Memories of Family Life with a Psychiatrist
Elizabeth Fenwick

In "And Another Thing: Memories of Family Life with a Psychiatrist", Elizabeth Fenwick, wife and co-author of neuropsychologist Peter Fenwick, presents… more
Eternity Revisited: Messages on Life from my Near-Death Experience   Eternity Revisited: Messages on Life from my Near-Death Experience
Joseph B. Geraci, PhD

In the 21st century, with the advent of the internet, we now have access to thousands of accounts of near-death experiences across many cultures, from… more
Fairy Films: Wee Folk on the Big Screen   Fairy Films: Wee Folk on the Big Screen
Edited by Joshua Cutchin

Since their inception, motion pictures have brought fantastic imagery to life, mining mythology and folklore to entertain audiences worldwide. As a staple… more
 
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The Orpheus Motif in North America: The Comanche tradition – To give the reader a general idea of the form taken by the Orpheus tradition in North America, I reproduce the version of the Comanche Indians, here published for the first time. It was communicated to me orally by the late Dr Ralph Linton, who noted it down in the course of his field-studies among the Comanche (1933). Particular interest attaches to the Comanche narrative, for it is the first recorded Orpheus tradition from the more easterly Shoshonean groups. No account is given of it in Wallace and Hoebel’s Comanche monograph, which is otherwise a valuable source for the religion and folklore of this tribe. Read here
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