PEEBLES, J[ames]. M[artin]. ~ Christ, the Corner-Stone of Spiritualism or, the Talmudic proofs of Jesus’ existence. Who was Jesus? The distinction between Jesus and Christ. The moral estimate that leading American Spiritualists put upon Jesus of Nazareth. The commands, marvels, and spiritual gifts of Jesus Christ. The philosophy of salvation through Christ. The belief of Spiritualists and the church of the future. London: James Burns, 1878.
8vo, pp. 32, disbound.
Peebles was a prominent American Spiritualist, author, and lecturer. He was born on March 23, 1822, in a log cabin in Whittingham, Vermont and his career was spent in constant travel promoting Spiritualism, lecturing in England, India, Australia and New Zealand. He was associated also with the Freemasons and Theosophists.
COPAC and Worldcat list an edition printed at Melbourne (Australia) in 1877 (held at Manchester, four copies in Australia and one at Kent State, OH in US), a London edition of 1877 and ours. All are scarce.