The History of the Great Pyramid (Dead Yet Speaketh[: Treatise on Modern Science and Psychic Phenomena])

Burn (James)

The History of the Great Pyramid (Dead Yet Speaketh[: Treatise on Modern Science and Psychic Phenomena])

Description: 7 monochrome plates preceding text and 5 diagrammatic plates at rear, various diagrams and tables to the text, a few tiny spots to title-page, ownership stamp of Thomas Sykes to the title-page and at head of text, occasional underlining and marginal marking by Sykes (presumably), pp. 120, crown 8vo, original stapled green wrappers, the staples a little rusted, one gathering not met by staples and so loose, the front cover inscribed 'with the author's compliments', a 1p. ALs from Burn to Sykes tipped to inside, clipping regarding the pyramids laid in, very good

Publication Details: South Shields: : [Privately printed,] n.d. [circa 1933]

Notes: [With:] Two variant copies of the 'Treatise' for this book – in stiff black wrappers (26pp.) and stapled blue wrappers (40pp.) respectively, each with the author's inscription and his note regarding an erratum to do with the moon's distance, also the recipient's ownership stamp [And:] 7 sets of printed addenda, 4pp., 8pp. or 12pp., all with the note 'Add to your book' in Burn's hand, these a little soiled and tatty [And]:] 5 leaflets expanding on various points, one with a manuscript correction, one dated 1937 (others undated), these a little soiled and tatty [And:] Two printed letters, one ...more

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Price: £300

Subject: Sciences

Published Date: 1933]

Stock Number: 69935

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