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The Humbugs of the World
P. T. Barnum
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The Humbugs of the World
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American archetype and cultural founding father P. T. Barnum shares a collection of anecdotes that he deems “humbugs”—fodder for the gullible, deserving of skepticism—with the goal of making his fellow citizens a little wiser and more skeptical.

Language
English
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Epigraph
Publisher’s Note
Introduction
The Humbugs of the World
Part I: Personal Reminiscences
I
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VII
VIII
Part II: The Spiritualists
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XI
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XIII
XIV
XV
XVI
XVII
Part III: Trade and Business Impositions
XVIII
XIX
XX
XXI
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Part IV: Money Manias
XXIV
XXV
XXVI
XXVII
Part V: Medicine and Quacks
XXVIII
XXIX
XXX
Part VI: Hoaxes
XXXI
XXXII
XXXIII
Part VII: Ghosts and Witchcrafts
XXXIV
XXXV
XXXVI
XXXVII
XXXVIII
Part VIII: Adventurers
XXXIX
XL
XLI
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XLIII
Part IX: Religious Humbugs
XLIV
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XLVI
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XLVIII
XLIX
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