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I can even perceive some faint possibility of truth in the explanation which you described as the mesmeric theory — that what I saw might be the result of magnetic influence communicated to me, as I lay between the remains of the murdered husband above me and the guilty wife suffering the tortures of remorse at my bedside.. [The Haunted Hotel]
I can even perceive some faint possibility of truth in the explanation which you described as the mesmeric theory -- that what I saw might be the result of magnetic influence communicated to me, as I lay between the remains of the murdered husband above me and the guilty wife suffering the tortures of remorse at my bedside.. [The Haunted Hotel: A Mystery of Modern Venice]
He specialized in mesmeric, often nightmarish visions of scenes from Shakespeare, Milton and Norse mythology.. [New Letters from Charles Brown to Joseph Severn]
Interestingly a note by Schelling's son on the 1813 text points to the absence of the will-ing subject from magnetic sleep: in mesmeric sleep [magnetischen. ['The Abyss of the Past': Psychoanalysis in Schelling's Ages of the World (1815)]
You are aware that I possess in rather a remarkable degree what we have agreed to call the mesmeric power.. [Roundabout Papers]
I was immediately conscious that in his eyes there was, in an especial degree, what, for want of a better term, one may call the mesmeric quality.. [The Beetle]
The sense of touch is also brought into play in hypnosis; Richet set great value on the so-called mesmeric strokes or passes.. [Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine]
From the Jesuits, in childhood, he received religious impressions which might almost be described as mesmeric or hypnotic in their influence upon his nerves.. [Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2 The Catholic Reaction]
I was conscious, but I was in a kind of mesmeric sleep.. [Real Ghost Stories]
She assumed with a kind of mesmeric force all the propositions that Ann Veronica wanted her to define.. [Ann Veronica: A Modern Love Story]
The youth in a kind of mesmeric trance took down a battered, dog's eared book and turned over the pages.. [The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol]
The unknown metal appeared to exercise a kind of mesmeric influence, its soft hues blending together in a chromatic harmony which captivated the sense of vision as the ears are charmed by a perfectly rendered song.. [The Moon Metal]
The third is your wife's sleep-walking propensities, which would have made it quite easy for her to be drawn ashore under some kind of mesmeric influence.. [The Ivory Child]
"You interest me greatly," resumed Henley, after scrutinizing the singular face before him for several minutes, in a kind of mesmeric fascination, "and I should like to ask what you mean by the cultivation of this occult power of which you spoke?". [The Ghost of Guir House]
Paul was paralyzed; a kind of mesmeric spell held him to the spot, so that he could not remove his eyes from the uncanny scene before him.. [The Ghost of Guir House]
The fire had died out, save for a few glowing embers, but Ah Ben's singular face seemed to draw unto itself what light there was, and to hold Henley's eyes in a kind of mesmeric fascination.. [The Ghost of Guir House]