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  2. Reading List: 37 items
    1. The Occult in Modernist Art, Literature, and Cinema - Tessel, M. Baudin, Johnsson Henrik 2018

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    2. Spirit Matters: Occult Beliefs, Alternative Religions, and the Crisis of Faith in Victorian Britain - J. Jeffrey Franklin March 15, 2018

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    3. The theosophical enlightenment - Joscelyn Godwin c[1994

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    4. The Western esoteric traditions: a historical introduction - Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke 2008 (electronic resource)

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    5. The invention of telepathy, 1870-1901 - Roger Luckhurst 2002

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    6. Weird Fiction in Britain 1880–1939 - James Machin, SpringerLink (Online service) 2018 (electronic resource)

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    7. The place of enchantment: British occultism and the culture of the modern - Alex Owen, ebrary, Inc c2004 (electronic resource)

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  3. Recommended Secondary Works for Week 2 3 items
    1. A Dark and Stormy Oeuvre: Crime, Magic and Power in the Novels of Edward Bulwer-Lytton - David Huckvale 11 Dec. 2015

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    1. Theosophy and Popular Fiction, IN: Handbook of the Theosophical Current - Ingvild Sælid Gilhus

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  6. Recommended Secondary Works for Week 5 3 items
    1. The Occult Novels of Dion Fortune - Susan Johnston Graf 03/2007

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    2. Ghost-seers, detectives, and spiritualists - Srdjan Smajic 2010

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  7. Additional Primary Sources 107 items
    The brevity of our course means that we can only scratch the surface of the vast body of occult gothic fiction produced during the so-called “occult revival” which ran roughly between the mid-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The following titles are particularly recommended should you wish to expand your reading beyond our set texts:
    1. A Strange Story - Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton 8 Aug. 2012

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    2. The Coming Race [Facsimile Edition] - Lord Edward George Bulwer-Lytton 30 April 2009

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    3. In a glass darkly - Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, Robert Tracy 1999

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    4. Mr. Isaacs - Marion F. Crawford

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    5. Confessions of a Medium - Anonymous 28 Dec. 2001

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    6. The Idyll of the White Lotus: With Commentary by T. Subba Row - Mabel Collins 7 Feb. 2017

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    7. Karma: A Novel - A. P. Sinnett 14 May 2018

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    8. Masollam a Problem of the Period, Vol. 1 of 3: A Novel (Classic Reprint) - Laurence Oliphant 10 Nov. 2018

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    9. The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson 1994

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    10. United. A Novel. - Alfred Percy. Sinnett 3 May 2010

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    11. Affinities: A Romance of to-Day (Classic Reprint) - Campbell Praed 2 Aug. 2018

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    12. H. R. Haggard: She (A History of Adventure) - H. R. HaggardHenry Rider Haggard 1 Sept. 2016

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    13. The Mystery of a Turkish Bath (Dodo Press) - Rita November 28, 2008

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    14. The Seventh Dream. A Romance. By Rita. - Author Unknown May 3, 2010

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    15. Herr Paulus: his rise, his greatness, & his fall - Walter Besant 1 Jan. 1888

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    16. The Blossom and the Fruit: A True Story of a Black Magician (Classic Reprint) - Mabel Collins 21 Jan. 2018

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    17. Ardath : the story of a dead self, By Marie Corelli (epic romance) - Marie Corelli 25 Jun. 2016

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    18. The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician - Edwin Arnold

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    19. The Witch of Prague - F. Marion (Francis Marion) Crawford

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    20. Peter Ibbetson - George Du Maurier 26 Feb. 2016

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    21. The Soul of Lilith - Marie Corelli 18 April 2018

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    22. The Mahatma's Pupil. - Novelist. Richard Marsh 18 Mar. 2010

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    23. Parasite - Arthur Conan Doyle 2000

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    24. The Great God Pan - Arthur Machen 2011

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    25. The dead man's message - Florence Marryat 1976

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    26. Trilby: a novel - George Du Maurier 1895

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    27. Pharais; a romance of the isles - Fiona Macleod 10 Aug. 2015

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    28. The Gypsy Christ: And Other Tales - William Sharp 31 Aug. 2012

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    29. The Three Impostors - Arthur Machen October 19, 2007 (Paperback)

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    30. The sin eater - Deborah Randall 1989

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    31. The Mighty Atom - Marie Corelli 14 April 2013

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    32. Ziska: The Problem of a Wicked Soul - Marie Corelli 9 Feb. 2018

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    33. Flames: A London Phantasy (Classic Reprint) - Robert Smythe Hichens 16 Jun. 2012

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    34. Dracula - Bram Stoker 2000

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    35. The Blood of the Vampire - Florence Marryat 22 Jun. 2010

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    36. The beetle - Richard Marsh 2015 (electronic resource)

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    37. Pharos, the Egyptian: Horror Novel - Guy Boothby 26 Oct. 2018

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    38. By Sundown Shores. Studies In Spiritual History. - Macleod Fiona 1902

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    39. The Goddess: A Demon - Richard Marsh 4 Jun. 2010

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    40. The seen and the unseen - Richard Marsh 2007

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    41. The Divine Adventure - William Sharp Fiona Macleod 1 Jan. 1903

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    42. Iona - Sharp, William 1982

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    43. The Jewel of Seven Stars - Bram Stoker 11 Nov. 2016

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    44. The Grey World - Evelyn Underhill 21 July 2009

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    45. The Lost Word: A Spiritual Journey - Evelyn Underhill 13 Oct. 2010

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    46. The Necromancers: (Robert Hugh Benson Classics Collection) - Robert Hugh Benson 23 Feb. 2015

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    47. The Immortal Hour, A Drama, By Fiona Macleod. - William Sharp 14 Mar. 2012

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    48. Black Magic. A tale of the rise and fall of Antichrist - Marjorie Bowen

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    49. For The Soul of A Witch - J. W. Brodie Innes

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    50. The return - Walter De la Mare 1922

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    51. The Column of Dust - Evelyn Underhill 16 Jan. 2010

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    52. The Perfume of Egypt (And Other Weird Stories) - C. W. Leadbeater 19 Feb. 2011

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    53. Carnacki, the Ghost Finder - William Hope Hodgson November 3, 2006 (Paperback)

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    54. The Devil's Mistress (Black Heath Gothic, Sensation and Supernatural) - J.W. Brodie-Innes 22 Sept. 2014

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    55. The Moonchild - Aleister Crowley June 1975 (Paperback)

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    56. Brood of the Witch-Queen - Sax Rohmer 4 April 2017

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    57. A voyage to Arcturus - David Lindsay 1992

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    58. The secrets of Doctor Taverner - Dion Fortune 2011

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    59. The haunted woman - David Lindsay 1987

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    60. The Dancing Floor - John Buchan

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    61. Demon Lover: - Dion Fortune 1 Nov. 2010

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    62. The Prisoner In The Opal (Inspector Hanaud) - A.E.W. Mason 12 Dec. 2012

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    63. War in heaven - Charles Williams 1991

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    64. Many dimensions - Charles Williams 1963

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    65. The Place of the Lion - Charles Williams 23 Jan. 2012

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    66. The greater trumps - Charles Williams 1976, c1950

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    67. The Gap in the Curtain - John Buchan 5 July 2012

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    68. Laughing Torso - Nina Hamnett 29 Aug. 2011

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    69. Devil's Tor - David Lindsay 1932

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    70. Curse of the Wise Woman - Lord Dunsany June 1933 (Hardcover)

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    71. Shadows of ecstasy - Charles Williams 1965

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    72. Lost horizon - James Hilton 1936

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    73. The Devil Rides Out (Duke de Richleau) - Dennis Wheatley 10 Oct. 2013

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    74. The Winged Bull - Dion Fortune 1 Aug. 1999

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    75. The Scarred Wrists - V M Steele 13 Jun. 2017

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    76. A Century of Ghost Stories 1935

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    77. Hunters of Humans - V M SteeleViolet Mary Firth 5 Sept. 2017

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    78. Beloved of Ishmael - V M SteeleRichard Brzustowicz 16 Dec. 2017

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    79. The Goat Foot God - Dion Fortune May 1, 2007 (Paperback)

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    80. Winged Pharaoh - Joan Grant September 1, 2007 (Paperback)

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    81. Descent into hell - Charles Williams 1949

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    82. The sea priestess - Dion Fortune 2003

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    83. Strange Conflict. - Dennis Wheatley 1966

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    84. All Hallow's Eve - Charles Williams 1945

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    85. The Haunting of Toby Jugg (Mystery & the Supernatural) - Dennis Wheatley March 1, 2007 (Paperback)

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    86. To the Devil, a Daughter (Black Magic) - Dennis Wheatley 10 Oct. 2013

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    87. The Ka of Gifford Hillary (Black Magic Book 5) - Dennis Wheatley 23 Dec. 2013

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    88. Moon Magic - Dion Fortune June 2003 (Paperback)

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    89. The Satanist - Dennis Wheatley 1974

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    90. Man Without a Shadow - Colin Wilson 21 May 2013

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    91. They used dark forces - Dennis Wheatley 1969

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    92. Unholy crusade - Dennis Wheatley 1979

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    93. The Killing Bone - Peter Saxon 1972

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    94. Dark Ways to Death (The Dennis Wheatley library of the occult) - Peter Saxon 24 July 1975

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    95. Through The Dark Curtain - Peter Saxon 1970

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    96. The Vampires of Finistere - Peter Saxon 1972

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    97. The Curse of Rathlaw - Peter Saxon 1978 (Paperback)

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    98. The Haunting of Alan Mais - Peter Saxon 1 April 1970

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    99. The Philosopher's Stone (20th Century Series) - Colin Wilson 26 Feb. 2013

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    100. The complete John Silence stories - Algernon Blackwood 1997

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    101. Gothic Tales (Oxford World's Classics) - Arthur Conan DoyleDarryl Jones 22 Mar. 2018

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