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Genii: the Conjurors magazine (M-U-M magic unity might, The Society of American Magicians); volume 9, number 7; March 1945; Ray Muse (Cover); A wrinkle in time (Stone); A Magic of the Twenties (Muse); , etc

by Geraldine and William Larsen (editor); Dr Raymond V. Stone, Vin Thomas, Bill McCaffrey, Ray Muse, Geraldine Larsen, Roger Barkann et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1945
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$4.50

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Pasadena , California: William W. Larsen, 1945. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fair. Original issue as published. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, continuous pagination, 243 to 278, wire saddle stich, stiff wraps. A fair, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, but cover and interior damaged by dampstaining, staples rusting, the remaining 2/3 in very good condition, all accessible. … Read more
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Genii: the Conjurors magazine (M-U-M magic unity might, The Society of American Magicians); volume 12, number 8; April 1948; John McArdle (Cover); Knock em Dead; Magical Dye Works; Magicana; The Dr. Chang Bowl Trick etc

by Geraldine and William Larsen (editor); A.N. Rossi, C. Steffennsen, Frank Shields, Sherman Ripley, John Crimmins jr., John Underhill Zweers, et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.50

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Pasadena , California: William W. Larsen, 1948. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, continuous pagination, 219 to 246, wire saddle stich, stiff wraps. A very good, clean copy overall with minor shelf wear, but staples rusting, binding solid, and minor yellowing with some scattered pencil marks (child-like). Articles on magic and performance.
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New York, New York: Sphinx Publishing, 1941. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. 5 original issues as published. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, about 24 pages per issue, wire saddle stich, stiff wraps; very good clean neat neat original periodicalsoverall with minor to moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, binding solid but staples rusting and some covers starting to… Read more
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$25.00
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Series Two: Improved and Original Card Problems by Arthur H. Buckley

by Arthur H. Buckley; edited by Zado Goldenberg

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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San Francisco, California: Z. Goldenberg, 1924. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good -. An original pamphlet, duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, 11 pages, saddle stiched, self-wraps. A very good minus, copy over all with moderate shelf wear, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with slight exterior soiling.
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Bobby Fischer Goes to War: how the Soviets lost the most extraordinary chess match of all time

by David Edmonds and John Eidinow

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060510244
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$9.50

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New York, New York: Ecco - Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xv + 342 pages, red and black boards boards. A fine clean neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with price clipped.
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Thayer's Quality Magic: Catalog No. 9, Volume 4 (Thayer's Studio of Magic)

by Bill Larsen; [F.G. Thayer], et al

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Published
1943
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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Los Angeles, California: Thayer's Studio of Magic, 1943. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original issue as published. Octavo, 9" tall, 72 pages, wire saddle stitch, self wraps. A good copy over all ith moderate shelf wear and exterior soiling, stiff printed wraps, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, BUT dampstaining to about half the pages throughout.
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Crossword Puzzles, their history and their cult

by Roger Millington

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine / Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.50

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Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 190 pages, blue boards. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition, first printing, with minor shelf wear and light rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket.
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Genii: the Conjurors magazine (M-U-M magic unity might, The Society of American Magicians);; volume 7, number 3; November, 1942; Arnold Furst (Cover); The Will of Jerome Sharp; Parent Assembly News, etc

by Geraldine and William Larsen (editor); M.A. Reasoner, Henri Decremps, Christopher Milbourne, Loring Cambell, , et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.50

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Pasadena , California: William W. Larsen, 1942. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, continuous pagination, 75 to 106, wire saddle stich, stiff wraps. A good copy overall with minor shelf wear, BUT cover and interior dampstained from the bottom fore-corner (about 1/4 of the pages) staples rusting, the remaining 3/4 in very good condition,… Read more
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The Whist Players' Pocket Companion [card game]

by Compiled from the best authorities

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Published
c. 1870
Condition
Very Good
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$65.00

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Boston, Massachusetts: J.A. Lowell & Co, c. 1870. Original Wraps. Very Good. A small (very small) pocket guide to the card game of whist. Date of publication estimated from an ad reference to "General Grant." First and last pages include the following advertisements; front cover: Highland Stove Foundry, back cover Geo. F. Blake Mfg Steam Pumping Machinery, Inside… Read more
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Conundrums, Riddles, Puzzles and Games

by Sarah J. Cutter (gathered and arranged by )

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Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
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Buffalo, New York: The Peter Paul Book Company, 1896. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Small octavo, 7 1/8" tall, [iii] + 89 pages + [iii]; maroon titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat original hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners and back cover cloth, slight exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid,… Read more
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The Phoenix : [magic newsletter for magicians--original numbers--incomplete run] [100 original issues from #5 to #374; January 8, 1943 to November 1962]

by Walter Gibson, Bruce Elliott (editors); Jack Avis, J. G. Thompson Jr., H.A. Adams, John A. M. Howie, Rusduck, Essman, T. A. Waters, Ernest W. Brady, Burling Hull, Milbourne Christopher, et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1943-62
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$80.00

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New York, New York: Bruce Elliott, 1943-62. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. 100 original issues as published--an incomplete run (with one or two aditional). Octavo, 11" tall, single fold, continuous pagination, 4 pages per issue, self wraps. Very good, clean, neat copies overall with minor shelf wear, some slight occasional exterior soiling, and minor yellowing. A mostly… Read more
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$80.00
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1922. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, four page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 119 to1 122, wire saddle stich, self wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper lightly yellowing, and with triple-fold… Read more
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$15.20
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1923. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, six page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 141 to1 146, wire saddle stich, self-wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper lightly yellowing; with triple-fold marks… Read more
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$76.00
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1922. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, six page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 123 to1 128, wire saddle stich, self-wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper lightly yellowing; with triple-fold marks… Read more
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$36.00
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1923. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, four page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 173 to1 178, wire saddle stich, self wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper lightly yellowing ;… Read more
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$30.40
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1922. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, six page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 129 to1 134, wire saddle stich, self-wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper moderately yellowing; with triple-fold marks… Read more
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$36.00
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New York, New York: Society of American Magicians, 1922. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good. Original newsletter issue as published. Quarto, 12" tall, six page pamphlet, continuous pagination, pages 129 to1 134, wire saddle stich, self-wraps. A good, copy overall with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, especially at the margins, and paper lightly yellowing; with triple-fold marks… Read more
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Magic Made Easy

by Larry Kettelkamp

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$28.00

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New York, New York: William Morrow & Company, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 64 pages, black and white illustration, illustrated cloth. A very good, clean, neat hardcover first edition with light shelf wear and, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with a date stamp from the previous owner on the front… Read more
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Fun with Magic

by Alexander van Rensselaer; illustrated by John N. Barron

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Published
1957
Condition
Good/Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Good/Good. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 56 pages, illustrated boards; with illustrations throughout. A good, clean hardcover overall with moderate shelf wear, But chipping to ends of back strip and starting to split at the binding; fore-corner tips through to boards. Cover illustration bright, with hinges and… Read more
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Genii: the Conjurors magazine (M-U-M magic unity might, The Society of American Magicians); volume 23, number 1; September 1958; Holly's Miracle; Linking Rings; Knee Deep in Handcuffs; Ring and Rope; Index to Genii volume 22 September 1957 to August 1958 ; etc

by Geraldine and William Larsen (editor); Larry Weeks (cover), Holly F. Schramm, Glenn Gravatt, Richard Himber, Ray Muse, et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$10.00

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Pasadena , California: William W. Larsen, 1958. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, continuous pagination, 1 to 38, wire saddle stich, stiff wraps. A very good, clean copy overall with minor shelf wear, staples rusting, binding solid, and minor yellowing. Articles on magic and performance.
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