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The Unseen World;
COMMUNICATIONS WITH IT,
REAL OR IMAGINARY,
APPARITIONS, WARNINGS, HAUNTED PLACES,
PROPHECIES, AERIAL VISIONS,
ASTROLOGY, &c. &c.
The following little book makes no pretence at being a systematic treatise on the subject on which it treats : its aim is to set forth Christian views on a point of popular belief which writers have generally considered worthy of ridicule or pity, or at least susceptible of a natural explanation.
With respect to stories hitherto unpublished, the writer has related none which he has not good grounds for believing ; and he has endeavoured to state, in each particular account, the degree of evidence by which it is supported.