Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions — Volume 1

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2013
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NATIONAL DELUSIONS.

THE MISSISSIPPI SCHEME

THE SOUTH SEA BUBBLE

LIST OF BUBBLES.

THE TULIPOMANIA.

RELICS.

MODERN PROPHECIES.

POPULAR ADMIRATION FOR GREAT THIEVES.

INFLUENCE OF POLITICS AND RELIGION ON THE HAIR AND BEARD.

DUELS AND ORDEALS

THE LOVE OF THE MARVELLOUS AND THE DISBELIEF OF THE TRUE.

POPULAR FOLLIES IN GREAT CITIES

THE O.P. MANIA.

THE THUGS, or PHANSIGARS.