Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

Mackay, Charles
(1814-1889)
BIO
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Editor/Trans.
First Pub. Date
1848
Publisher/Edition
London: Office of the National Illustrated Library
Pub. Date
1852
Comments
2nd edition
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Cover
Table of Contents
Prefaces
1. Money Mania.—The Mississippi Scheme
2. The South Sea Bubble
3. The Tulipomania
4. The Alchymists
5. Modern Prophecies
6. Fortune-Telling
7. The Magnetisers
8. Influence of Politics and Religion on the Hair and Beard
9. The Crusades
10. The Witch Mania
11. The Slow Poisoners
12. Haunted Houses
13. Popular Follies of Great Cities
14. Popular Admiration of Great Thieves
15. Duels and Ordeals
16. Relics
Footnotes
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