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Modus Operandi (Studied, tested and mastered magic) Part Two

by Eric C Lewis

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Journobooks
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Good
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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Laurie. All in crisp, clean and bright internal order, with just a few marks from rusted staples. Decorative card covers a little dulled to edges. ND, c.1945. 68pp + ads.
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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. All in good internal order. One page folded and some marks from rusting staples. two colour decorative covers on blue card show tanning to edges and light wear. ND. Scarce. 46pp + 2pp ads
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A Day In The Life Of A Magician

by J B S Haldane (adapted by Georg Poser)

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Journobooks
Published
1950
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£47.22

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Braunschweig: Georg Westermann, 1950. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. 1st thus, extracted from Haldane's well known children's book 'My Friend Mr Leakey'. An unusual edition produced by the Allies post war for German Educational Reconstruction. Pages toned with age, but otherwise all in good internal order. Illustrated card covers,… Read more
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Magical mentalia

by G E Arrowsmith

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Journobooks
Published
1943
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Good
Edition
1st Edition 2nd Printing
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£16.86

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London: Max Andrews, 1943. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. All in VG internal order, crisp clean and bright. Pictorial covers are somewhat marked with a little wear to edges.
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An Epitome Of Modern Palmistry

by A Osborne Eaves

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Journobooks
Published
1898
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Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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£134.91

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London: The Roxburghe Press, 1898. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ND, but 1898. Exceptionally scarce volume in 'The Roxburghe Occult Series'. Pages uniformly tanned. Block opening between p32 and 33 and at top of front hinge but binding holding firm.Embossed cloth covers tanned to edges and spine and worn. Small… Read more
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Money Magic

by Will Blyth

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Journobooks
Published
1926
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Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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£23.61

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London: C Arthur Pearson, 1926. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. In general good internal order, with just a little light spotting here and there. Paper cover is rather worn, with small loss to front, wear to spine and larger loss to rear (see photos). Very scarce.
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How To Do Card Fanning

by Anthony Norman

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Journobooks
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Very Good
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£9.44

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Vampire. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Scarce booklet detailing "how to take up this fascinating and easy branch of entertaining". All in VG internal order in slightly grubby yellow card covers. ND.
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The Magician Presents

by Laurie

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Journobooks
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Good
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£10.12

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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. All in VG internal order, though rusting staples lightly marking one or two pages. Blue card pictorial covers a little grubby to edges. ND, but c.1940.
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Not Primigenial

by Roger Montandon; Logan Wait

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Journobooks
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Good
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£10.12

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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Gordon Howatt. All in VG internal condition. Yellow card covers attractively illustrated. Rather spotted and a little faded. ND, believed 1942.
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Tom Seller's More Magical Mixture

by Tom Sellers

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Journobooks
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Very Good
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£47.22

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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Exceptionally scarce further volume featuring the magic and sleight of hand tricks of Edinburgh based magician Tom Sellers (note misplaced apostrophe in title). All in VG order internally, crisp clean and bright, though some marking from rusting staples. Yellow card covers a little… Read more
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Bert Douglas's Magical Patter

by Bert Douglas

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Journobooks
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£10.12

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London: L Davenport, 1940. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. How to carry off magic with "effective patter for the up-to-date magician". All in VG internal order, clean and bright throughout, on light salmon coloured stock. Yellow card cover with black titling, a little grubby. Scarce.
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Programmes Of Magicians

by J F Burrows

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Journobooks
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Good
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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Showing at a glance the tricks performed by all the leading conjurors, extending over a period of forty-two years from 1864 to 1906". Remarkable booklet, listing the acts of many of the founders of performance magic, including reproductions of theatre bills, etc. In good… Read more
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MAGIC MENTALITY Creatrive Thought For Magicians

by Eric C Lewis

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Journobooks
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Very Good
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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Laurie. All in crisp, clean and bright internal order, with just a few marks from rusted staples. Decorative card covers a little dulled to edges. ND, c.1945. 48pp.
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Oswald Rae's Original Magic

by Oswald Rae

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Journobooks
Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£20.24

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Reading: Oswald Rae, 1930. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Published by Rae from his home in Spencers Wood, Reading, this scarce paperback edition shows a fair amount of foxing to text. Orange card covers are a little grubby, with light fading to spine and edges. 60pp + 3pp ads.… Read more
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Tricks With Handkerchiefs

by Professor Hoffmann

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Journobooks
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Good
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£26.98

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London: George Routledge And Sons. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. All in good internal order, in attractive pictorial cover, somewhat worn, especially to spine (see photos). ND, scarce in this early edition.
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Modus Operandi (Studied, tested and mastered magic) Part One

by Eric C Lewis

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Journobooks
Published
1944
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£12.82

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London: L Davenport, 1944. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Laurie. All in crisp, clean and bright internal order, with just a few marks from rusted staples. Decorative card covers a little marked to front. 68pp + ads.
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Magic As We Do It

by Eric C Lewis; Dan Bellman

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Journobooks
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Good
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£7.42

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London: L Davenport. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Laurie. All in VG internal order, with attractive two-colour illustrated cover on yellow card, a little grubby to edges. Staples lightly rusted.
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Popular Magic For The Amateur Conjuror

by Zodiastar

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Journobooks
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Very Good
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£5.40

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London: Universal Publications. Soft cover. Very Good/Good. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 32 magic tricks explained for those who "want to be the star-turn at your next party" Good order throughout, stock lightly tanned commensurate with quality and age. In bright orange card cover with pictorial d/j, this rather dulled and worn at edges. ND. … Read more
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The 50 Best Conjuring Tricks

by Charles T Crayford

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Journobooks
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Good
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£13.49

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London: W Foulsham & Co. Soft cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. ND but assumed 1940s as war economy standard production. All in VG internal order with self wrap pictorial cover over orange card.
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Modern Levitations

by U F Grant

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Journobooks
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Fair
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£20.24

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London: LD & Co (L Davenport). Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Curious booklet, featuring six methods of levitation, illustrated with diagrams, etc. Self covered, front and back rather grubby, clean and bright internally. Staple lightly rusted.
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