This is an exposure of some of the greatest imposters of the 19th century. You gotta love this sentence:
"He lived in the midst of fairies and furies, nymphs and naiads, goblins and ghosts, witches and wizards, spirits and spooks, deities and devils."
1st edition 1887; 51 pages.
- The World of Dupes
- Slade and the Spirits
- Hindoo Juggling and Christian Credulity
- Spiritualism as an Infectious Mental Disease
word count: 25788 which is equivalent to 103 standard pages of text