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 The principles of nature, her divine relations, and a voice to mankind
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Andrew Jackson Davis

Date: 1847

Original Language: English

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The principles of nature was Davis’s first book, and was the result of talks given in a trance. It is generally regarded as the first introduction to a modern popular genre consisting of material allegedly received in a trance from spirits or spiritual beings. The book became immensely popular, seeing 34 editions, and offered much of the information that fuelled the spiritualist movement.

The book itself is composed of thre…

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Rudbøg, Tim, “ The principles of nature, her divine relations, and a voice to mankind”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29078>



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