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Geologist Galivants with Spirits and Fairies May 9, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Modern
Geologist Galivants with Spirits and Fairies

John Beaumont (obit 1751)  was a celebrated, to use an anachronistic word, geologist. He also experienced ‘the other side’ with a rush of spirits and ghosts that would have thrilled a wind-sock. One passage from his An Historical Physiological and Theological Treatise of Spirits, Apparitions, Witchcrafts, and Other Magical Practises are well known because they […]