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Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds

By Charles Mackay
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Table of Contents
  • MEMOIRS OF EXTRAORDINARY POPULAR DELUSIONS AND THE Madness of Crowds.
    • CONTENTS.
    • INDEX.
  • MEMOIRS OF EXTRAORDINARY POPULAR DELUSIONS AND THE Madness of Crowds.
    • CONTENTS.
    • LIST OF ENGRAVINGS IN VOL. I.
    • Preface.
    • MONEY MANIA.—THE MISSISSIPPI SCHEME.
    • THE SOUTH-SEA BUBBLE.
      • List of Bubbles.
    • List of Bubbles.
    • THE TULIPOMANIA.
    • THE ALCHYMISTS; OR Searchers for the Philosopher’s Stone and the Water of Life.
      • Geber.
      • Alfarabi.
      • Avicenna.
      • Albertus Magnus and Thomas Aquinas.
      • Artephius.
      • Alain de Lisle.
      • Arnold de Villeneuve.
      • Pietro d’Apone.
      • Raymond Lulli.
      • Roger Bacon.
      • Pope John XXII.
      • Jean de Meung.
      • Nicholas Flamel.
      • George Ripley.
      • Basil Valentine.
      • Bernard of Treves.
      • Trithemius.
      • The Marechal de Rays.
      • Jacques Cœur.
      • Inferior Adepts of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries.
      • PROGRESS OF THE INFATUATION DURING THE SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES.—PRESENT STATE OF THE SCIENCE.
      • Augurello.
      • Cornelius Agrippa.
      • Paracelsus.
      • George Agricola.
      • Denis Zachaire.
      • Dr. Dee and Edward Kelly.
      • The Cosmopolite.
      • Sendivogius.
      • The Rosicrucians.
      • Jacob Böhmen.
      • Mormius.
      • Borri.
      • Inferior Alchymists of the Seventeenth Century.
      • Jean Delisle.
      • Albert Aluys.
      • The Count de St. Germain.
      • Cagliostro.
      • Present State of Alchymy.
    • Geber.
    • Alfarabi.
    • Avicenna.
    • Albertus Magnus and Thomas Aquinas.
    • Artephius.
    • Alain de Lisle.
    • Arnold de Villeneuve.
    • Pietro d’Apone.
    • Raymond Lulli.
    • Roger Bacon.
    • Pope John XXII.
    • Jean de Meung.
    • Nicholas Flamel.
    • George Ripley.
    • Basil Valentine.
    • Bernard of Treves.
    • Trithemius.
    • The Marechal de Rays.
    • Jacques Cœur.
    • Inferior Adepts of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries.
    • PROGRESS OF THE INFATUATION DURING THE SIXTEENTH AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES.—PRESENT STATE OF THE SCIENCE.
    • Augurello.
    • Cornelius Agrippa.
    • Paracelsus.
    • George Agricola.
    • Denis Zachaire.
    • Dr. Dee and Edward Kelly.
    • The Cosmopolite.
    • Sendivogius.
    • The Rosicrucians.
    • Jacob Böhmen.
    • Mormius.
    • Borri.
    • Inferior Alchymists of the Seventeenth Century.
    • Jean Delisle.
    • Albert Aluys.
    • The Count de St. Germain.
    • Cagliostro.
    • Present State of Alchymy.
    • MODERN PROPHECIES.
    • FORTUNE-TELLING.
    • THE MAGNETISERS.
    • INFLUENCE OF POLITICS AND RELIGION ON THE HAIR AND BEARD.
    • Footnotes
  • MEMOIRS OF EXTRAORDINARY POPULAR DELUSIONS AND THE Madness of Crowds.
    • CONTENTS.
    • LIST OF ENGRAVINGS IN VOL. II.
    • THE CRUSADES.
    • THE WITCH MANIA.
    • THE SLOW POISONERS.
    • HAUNTED HOUSES.
    • POPULAR FOLLIES OF GREAT CITIES.
    • POPULAR ADMIRATION OF GREAT THIEVES.
    • DUELS AND ORDEALS.
    • RELICS.
    • Footnotes
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