No. 1. Spiritual Communications and the Comfort they bring; by the Disembodied Spirit of Charles Dickens, through a Melbourne Medium.... [cover title]
Melbourne, Charles Troedel, 1 November 1873.
Small octavo (175 x 118 mm), 8 pages plus the title-wrappers.
Saddle-stitched green wrappers lettered in black on the front cover; a fine copy (probably uncirculated).
Despite the confident announcement on the front cover that 'These pamphlets will be published the First day of each month, to be had at all the Stationers and Booksellers in Melbourne. Next month being Christmas-month, the next pamphlet will be entitled, 'Christmas Stories by the Spirit of Charles Dickens''', there were no further instalments. Perhaps he really was dead after all ... Ferguson 16083 (not throwing any light on the identity of the author).