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The Rise of the Indian Rope Trick ; How a Spectacular Hoax Became History by  Peter Lamont - Paperback - Reprint - 2005 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0236159)

The Rise of the Indian Rope Trick ; How a Spectacular Hoax Became History

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The Rise of the Indian Rope Trick ; How a Spectacular Hoax Became History

by Lamont, Peter

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ISBN 10
0349118248
ISBN 13
9780349118246
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Abacus, London, 2005. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 300 g; XXIV, 264 pages, with index and chapter notes. Illustrated with various reproductions of documents, posters, advertisements, and black-and-white photographs. Colour illustrated softcover binding. There is no damage to describe to the book. Consistently voted one of the world's top 10 Magic tricks, for years it has been thought of as an ancient piece of authentic Indian magic. But the thing about the Indian overtrick is that it isn't Indian, it doesn't involve a rope, and it isn't a trick. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Magic, Paranormal & Occult; ISBN: 0349118248. ISBN/EAN: 9780349118246. Inventory No: 0236159. . 9780349118246

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Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
0236159
Title
The Rise of the Indian Rope Trick ; How a Spectacular Hoax Became History
Author
Lamont, Peter
Illustrator
Photographic
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0349118248
ISBN 13
9780349118246
Publisher
Abacus
Place of Publication
London
Date published
2005
Keywords
BZDB2 MAGIC TRICKS GREAT BRITAIN_INTELLECTUAL LIFE, India, Magic, mysticism hoax Hypnotism Magic, Paranormal & Occult; The Rise of the Indian Rope Trick How a Spectacular Hoax Became History

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General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

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