Description

Joseph Rinn was a psychical researcher who spent his life investigating apparent paranormal activity. He was also a close friend and confidant of Harry Houdini and the two of them worked together on many occasions to investigate the spiritualistic movement and its practitioners.

This book includes a biographic sketch of Houdini as could only be written by Joseph Rinn. 
Searchlight on Psychical Research is a record of Joseph Rinn’s work for sixty years in the field of psychical research.