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Cottingley Fairies

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The Cottingley fairies was a phenomenon involving photographs of purported fairies. A series of pictures taken by two young girls allegedly depicted several of these enchanted supernatural beings. These photographs became widely disseminated as supposed proof of the ...

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