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Collier's New Encyclopedia (1921)/Blavatsky, Helene Petrovna

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BLAVATSKY, HELENE PETROVNA, a noted theosophist, born in Yekaterinoslav, Russia, in 1831; founded the Theosophical Society in New York in 1875, and wrote "Isis Unveiled" (1876); "The Secret Doctrine" (1888); "Key to Theosophy" (1889), etc. She died in London, May 8, 1891.