Felix-Archimede Pouchet "The Universe, or the Wonders of Creation, the Infinitely Great and the Infinitely Little." It was a wrist-bender, going through at least 12 editions before 1900 (a best-seller) and weighing in at just over 1000 pages.
Amazing Secret Discovered by Middle-Aged Construction Worker Releases Healing Energy Through The Palm of His Hands. Cures Diseases and Ailments Just By Touching Them. And Even Heals People Over Vast Distances.