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The Right Knock; A Story

By: Van-Anderson, Helen

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., New York Magazine of Mysteries: 1903

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 001391

Condition: Very Good


Original highly-decorated grey cloth with red lettering, red and black florals, on boards. No DJ. Author is one of those influenced by Mary Baker Eddy and others of the New Thought movement. Basic theme seemed to be sexual purity/repression as described/promoted by these middle-class Protestant women , about 1895-1915. More religious/social history than fiction, but she calls it "a story". 317 pp. Ads at back advertise books on astrology, psychic or spiritual powers, and palmistry. Previous owner (?) stamp in front, with no other marks. Light edge foxing. View more info