de Hamong was better known as 'Cheiro.' He was palm reader to the
rich and famous, from the 1890s to the 1930s, and wrote a dozen or
so books on the subject. It would appear that A Study of
his only work of fiction.
A Study of Destiny, Saxon & Co (London),
as by Count Leigh de Hamong)
ditto, as The Hand of Fate, F.T. Neely (U.S.), 1898
(published as by 'Cherio')
GHOST STORIES, The London Publishing Company (North Hollywood,
California) , 1928.
True or not,
these are presented as fully-developed short stories.
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