DUGUID, David. Hafed, Prince of Persia: His Experiences in Earth-Life and Spirit-Life. Being Spirit Communications Received Through Mr. David Duguid, the Glasgow...Medium. With an Appendix, containing Communications from the Spirit Artists, Ruisdal and Steen. London, James Burns, 1876.
8vo. Original publisher's cloth (worn, endpapers renewed); pp. xii, 580; spotting in places; a rare survival.
First edition. Duguid was a Glasgow spiritualist medium who at séances produced automatic paintings in complete darkeness. Of course he was exposed as a fraud but continued to perform.