The Secret History of the Jersey Devil: How Quakers, Hucksters, and Benjamin Franklin Created a Monster

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A product of innuendo and rumor, as well as scandal and media hype, the Jersey Devil enjoys a rich history involving land grabs, astrological predictions, mermaids and dinosaur bones, sideshows, Napoleon Bonaparte's brother, a cross-dressing royal governor, and Founding Father Benjamin Franklin.--Benjamin Radford, author of Tracking the Chupacabra: The Vampire Beast in Fact, Fiction, and Folklore "Fortean Times"

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The Secret History of the Jersey Devil: How Quakers, Hucksters, and Benjamin Franklin Created a Monster
2019, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9781421436357

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The Secret History of the Jersey Devil: How Quakers, Hucksters, and Benjamin Franklin Created a Monster
2018, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9781421424897

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