What is the meaning of 'Inquest' in dreams?

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To dream of being at an inquest, denotes prosperity; to dream that you are the subject on which the inquest is held, prognosticates that you will come into prosperity by the death of some rich person; to dream an inquest is held on the body of a friend is also good to the dreamer.

The Witches' Dream Book; and Fortune Teller by A. H. Noe