LIBRARY SHELF: Hoaxes and Deceptions

Flaherty, Thomas H., ed.;
Library of Curious and Unusual Facts: Hoaxes and Deceptions (1991)

ICI Shelf: Ptolemy

First Line: “Like an echo in the song of civilization, fakes have attended every great artistic achievement”

Last Line: “Evidence of this, according to Washington University anthropologist Robert W Sussman, is that only in the human realm does fraud achieve its highest and most complicated form: the deception of oneself.”

ICI History: First Line, Today at the ICI — Twitter Feed (03-06-18)

Accession #: ICI-03098

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