from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In spiritualism, the theory or practice of spiritrapping; also, the key to spirit-rappings.


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  • In the same way, typtology or rapping, more or less systematic, seems a fundamental gift, common to all the various kinds of

    Lola or, The Thought and Speech of Animals

  • From this central fact, proved over and over again without any possible doubt to be true of the "thinking" animals, there have been developed two distinct groups of consequences: (1) the prodigious mathematical performances occurring as by magic among the Elberfeld horses at a certain point of their "education": (2) the apparent manifestations of thought through the typtology or rapping out of words, culminating in the "philosophic" achievements of Rolf and Lola.

    Lola or, The Thought and Speech of Animals


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