The Humbugs of the World: An Account of Humbugs, Delusions,impositions, Quackeries, Deceits and Deceivers Generally, in All Ages (Google eBook)

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Carleton, 1866 - Impostors and imposture - 424 pages
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User Review  - Apryl Anderson - Goodreads

If the venerable Mr. Barnum could be a bit of a humbug about humbuggers, then I suppose each of us harbor a hidden humbug, too. Parts of this book were quite a drag, but nowhere else have I ... Read full review

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PT Barnum is my historical man crush. Read full review

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