The Modern Con Man

The Modern Con Man

How to Get Something for Nothing

Book - 2008 | 1st U.S. ed.
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Baker & Taylor
A whimsical resource for low-risk grifters provides a treasury of humorous tips and historical facts about the art of the con, in a volume that outlines easy-to-follow swindles that can be used to score free meals, good tickets, bar bets, and more.

McMillan Palgrave
Whether it's winning $50 on a bar bet, scoring seats closer to the fifty-yard line, or finagling a free meal, The Modern Con Man ensures that aspiring low-risk grifters will always come out on top. Filled with humorous facts and tables, a glossary of con terms, illustrations, the history of the con, and easy-to-follow swindles, this is the perfect gift for the hidden flim-flam artist in your life.

Baker
& Taylor

A whimsical resource for low-risk grifters provides a treasury of humorous tips and historical facts about the art of the con and outlines easy-to-follow swindles that can be used to score free meals, good tickets, and cash.

Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2008.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9781596914537
159691453X
Characteristics: ix, 227 p. ; 20 cm.

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