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The Secrets of Stage Conjuring

by Houdin, Robert

Condition: Good/No Dust Jacket

Glasgow; Manchester; New York: George Routledge Snd Sons Translated and Edited with notes by Professor Louis Hoffman, author of "Modern Magic." Illustrations throughout, attractive cover design, and title written in gold gilt. No date provided--contains a preface to the original edition and several pages of ads for Routledge's "Amusements and Games." Wear at extremities. Small ink stain on back free endpage. Copy in overall Good condition. Bright gilt decoration and brilliant cover. . Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: The Country Bookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 29872
  • Title: The Secrets of Stage Conjuring
  • Author: Houdin, Robert
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Routledge Snd Sons
  • Place: Glasgow; Manchester; New York
  • Keywords: Magic, Magicians, Performance, Spiritualism, Science, Theater, How-to, Magic-tricks
  • Bookseller catalogs: Theatre; Occult; Magic;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall


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