Alas, yes, the eidolon of him was,—in Weber's and other such brains.
Accounts say that it was her double, or eidolon, which figured at Troy.
The Homeric solution is to divide the man, or to double him, into his shade (eidolon) and his self.
In the background of all we fancy a hideous eidolon, from whose side even the damned recoil in loathing.
For the time his thought was quit of its consequence; no eidolon outwardly repeated his inward vision.
But if any one likes let us leave him a mere eidolon, an earlier "Great Unknown."
I could thus see myself, gazing through my dream eyes on my eidolon, as if it were only a reflection in a mirror.
The house exists still, or the shell of it—the ghost of old Wenderholme, its appearance, its eidolon!
And there were other friends of the eidolon in England and inaccessible, whose letters of welcome awaited me at Gravesend.
The eidolon of Nina Randolph haunted him, but with ever-evading lineaments.