Joseph H. Cater, in his book The Ultimate Reality, has the following comments to make regarding the book Etidorhpa: “ It is important at this stage to mention a. Etidorhpa has ratings and 23 reviews. Katelis said: One of the most strange books ever. It isn’t only the problem, myth and theory of the Hollow Eart. Etidorhpa or the End of Earth: The Strange History of a Mysterious Being and The Account of a Remarkable Journey [John Uri Lloyd] on *FREE*.

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This is as much an edcational book as one written for pure entertainment. For example, Chapter XXX is about an experiment where one can observe a small portion of one’s own brain.

Amazing that many of these scientific impossibilities, as described by the main character, I-Am-The-Man, have come to pass.

With regard to the supposed spiritualization of scientific information this is really what should matter. Want to Read saving….

For example, Chapter XXX is about an experiment where one can observe a small portion I bought a used paperback version etiorhpa this book at the Printer’s Row Book Fair, held in Chicago, one summer. It enjoyed moderate success in its day but quickly fell into obscurity. Etidrhpa of the first fantasy books, by a farmacist and botanologist, written invery infuencial, and very infuenced by so many Poe, Lytton, Vernwhich for a modern reader seems extraordinary.

It has the illustrations. I read the hardback 2nd printing on loan from UC Riverside. I recently acquired a rare first edition of this book, published by the author, complete with John Uri Lloyd’s signature and side notes. The book tells the story of two people: A part of this spiritual journey included the opportunity to establish contact with a super-human, eyeless being, inside a cave in Kentucky.

He doesn’t even get etidorhpaa meet Etidorhpa again.

Etidorhpa; or, The End of Earth. by John Uri Lloyd

Etidorhpa by John Uri Lloyd Oct 22, It was the illustrations that attracted me to the book in the first place. Retrieved from ” https: I Cease to Breathe, and Yet Live. To ask other readers questions about Etidorhpaplease sign up. A world hidden beneath our feet inside the earth.


Neal Wilgus, in his introduction to this edition, thinks that this novel was based on Lloyd’s own experience, for his life long pharmaceutical research must have brought him in contact with hallucinogenic substances. It first came out inand it clearly falls within the “Hollow Earth” sub genre of fantastic fiction. Oddly haunting book about a forced journey into the interior of the earth.

Etidorhpa: Strange History of a Mysterious Being and an Incredible Journey Inside the Earth

The manuscript was then read aloud over a period of time requiring many sessions. Science fiction and fantasy evolved so rapidly in the early 20th century that the products of previous centuries often seem uninventive in comparison. Feb 18, Jennie rated it really liked it Shelves: Languages Italiano Edit links.

Has long passages about various aspects of science, especially geology. I highly enjoyed the book’s polished and unusual nature and would recommend this to etidorrhpa “weird” fiction enthusiast.

I don’t want to spoil the read by telling how it ends, but I can tell you you’re in for a big surprise. Looks to me like a 70s colouring job. Other genre novels, such as Atlantida and The Lost Continentare driven by strong female characters. Scientific Men Questioned-Aristotle’s Ether.

Each of this steps is symbolic of a efidorhpa to a more ethereal plane of existence.

Etidorhpa by John Uri Lloyd

The book is entitled Etidorhpa and was etdiorhpa published in I wish I was a better artist capable of capturing more. In other projects Wikisource. A Romance of the Future by John Jacob Astor IV, a similarly stupifying fantasia on scientific progress which which published a year previously.

It took me a few tries to make it through Etidorhpa, plunging deeper into the book each time. Add a tale of a soul condemned by the Illuminati to a perilous underground quest to find the Goddess of Love spoiler alert: After breaking an ancient taboo a man finds himself stripped of his face and forced into a journey which leads him deep into the earth to experience wonders beyond imagining.


Preview — Etidorhpa by John Uri Lloyd.

It’s been many years, but I still remember the instructions for looking at my own brain with a candle The author, who was trained in science and taught and practiced pharmacy, expounds in this novel his views on science, philosophy, and the occult. And a man the narrator encounters around the end of the novel says “The future is operative and speculative,” reminiscent of “operative” and “speculative” Freemasonry and the “speculative science etidorhpz the operative art” in Freemasonry.

This was likely based on the kidnapping of William Morgan and the start of the Anti-Masonry movement. Want to Read Currently Eetidorhpa Read.

Instead his captor’s plan to “annihilate you as a mortal being, and yet you will exist, suspended between life and etidorhpx. Science fictionFantasy.

Views Read Edit View history. Oct 25th, Some of these images were laboriously repainted by Jess Burgess Collins in his Translations series. The complex structure of the books etidorh;a with a Preface signed by Lloyd, which presents the frame concept, that Lloyd has discovered a thirty-year-old manuscript by Llewellyn Drury in a library.

The Writing of ” My Confession “. According to the etdorhpa matter of the manuscript, the stranger was taken into the hollow of the earth through a cave in Kentucky during the early part of the nineteenth century.

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