The gypsy fortune-telling scam An exercise in deceit, intimidation, and fraud by Nelson H. White

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  • California,
  • Fortune-tellers,
  • Fortune-telling,
  • Imprints,
  • Romanies

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FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL11536419M
ISBN 100939856646
ISBN 109780939856640

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I found this book a little heavy going as it was written around the late 's, so the language reflects that era. However, the author was the President of the Gypsy-Lore Society and his book contains a collection of the customs, ceremonies, spells, fortune-telling, witch-doctoring and many other sorceries of the era.

It's a good reference book/5. InWhitman publishers produced a card deck called the Old Gypsy Fortune-Telling Cards, which were very similar to the images from Le Normand's deck. The Gypsy Fortunes deck simplifies the imagery with updated art, but the general motifs remain the same/5.

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Raymond Buckland has been actively involved in metaphysics and the occult for fifty years and has writing about it for nearly thirty.

He is the author of more than sixty books, including such best-selling titles as Buckland's Complete Book of Witchcraft, Gypsy Dream Dictionary, Practical Candleburning Rituals, and Witchcraft from the has lectured and presented workshops /5(27). The chapters that are the core of this book document the various crimes and scams typically committed by Gypsies.

These include burglaries, home improvement scams, fortune-telling, shoplifting, pickpocketing, stolen auto rings, welfare scams, and credit and insurance fraud. Many techniques used by Gypsies in these various crimes are described. Fortune telling fraud, also called the bujo or egg curse scam, is a type of confidence trick, based on a claim of secret or occult information.

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Gypsy Sorcery and Fortune Telling by Charles Godfrey Leland [] Contents Start Reading Page Index Text [Zipped] The Gypsies, who call themselves Rom or Romany, are a nomadic culture which originated in India during the Middle Ages. They migrated widely, particularly to Europe, where they worked as farm laborers, metalworkers, scrapdealers.

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Anyone who claims they have their Gypsy grandmother’s spell book is a liar. There are no exceptions to this rule. If they had a spell book, they would be influenced by Gorger culture and, therefore, not considered one of us by us. One is considered part of the Gypsy culture if they follow certain laws and rules.The Gypsy girl’s family sizes up her particular fortune telling con artist potential and what they estimate it would translate into for the groom’s family over the course of her adult life.

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