The Arts of Deception: Playing with Fraud in the Age of Barnum

The Arts of Deception: Playing with Fraud in the Age of Barnum

by Cook, James W.
  • List Price: $34.00
  • ISBN-10: 0674005910
  • ISBN-13: 9780674005914
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Type: Paperback
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press

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Ingenious automatons which appeared to think on their own. Dubious mermaids and wild men who resisted classification. Elegant sleight-of-hand artists... Read more

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