Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. Charles Mackay.
Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

London: National Illustrated Library, 1852.

Illustrated by Illustrated. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good+ with no dust jacket. Item #10845

Volume I rear hinge and headband professionally repaired, light tone, corner bumps, residue of bookplates on both front paste-downs, owner's signature on Vol II front free endpaper, light rub, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcovers. ; Two of two volumes, complete set. Second, Illustrated, Edition of this classic work. Contents: v. 1. The Mississippi scheme. The south-sea bubble. The tulipomania. The alchymists. Modern prophecies. Fortune-telling. The magnetisers. Influence of politics and religion on the hair and beard; v. 2. The crusades. The witch mania. The slow poisoners. Haunted houses. Popular follies of great cities. Popular admiration of great thieves. Duels and ordeals. Relics. Nice two-volume set of the first illustrated edition, the 1852 Second Edition, in original cloth. ; viii, 303; viii, 324, 4 ad in 2v pages.

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