Lo!London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1931 Stock Code: 88854
NotesFirst UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US the same year. Perhaps Fort's most popular work, this is his third published non-fiction book, in which he is widely credited as having coined the term teleportation. Charles Fort (1874-1932) was an American writer and researcher into examples of the occult, supernatural, and paranormal. Today, the terms Fortean and Forteana are used to characterise such anomalous occurrences, and the International Fortean Organisation and the Fortean Times remain devoted to the phenomena he studied. Scarce in the dust jacket.
Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine gilt. With the dust jacket.
Dampstain to top edge of rear board, spotting to edges, light partial tanning to free endpapers. A very good copy in the jacket with tanned spine panel and lightly chipped edges.
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