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Houdini's Paper Magic: The Whole Art of Performing With Paper, Including Paper Tearing, Paper Folding, and Paper Puzzles

by Houdini, Harry

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1929
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd Printing
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$295.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1929. 3rd Printing. Contains illustrations. Wear at extremities, darkening on spine. Contains bookplate and signature in green ink from previous owner and plate "From the George Daily Collection of ConjuringBooks". Copy in generally Good condition. Solidly bound in green cloth. . 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾"… Read more
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The Magician on the American Stage 1752-1874

by Pecor, Charles Joseph

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
Limited Edition
Item Price
$300.00

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Washington, D.C.: Emerson and West, 1977. Book in good condition and is 2 bound softcovers "slipped" into one hard plastic cover. Footnotes to the work are contained in an attached plastic cover. Contains note signed by author stating that this is copy number 165 (unstated limitation). Also contains note from editor, Arthur Emerson, thanking original buyer for purchase. Binding… Read more
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The Book of Secrets Miracles Ancient and Modern with Added Chapters on Easy Magic You Can Do

by Gibson, Walter B.

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1927
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$74.95

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New York, N.Y.: Mason Publishing Co., 1927. Some wear to corners and some rubbing of covers. Wear at extremities including head and tail of spine. Book has a nicely designed cover that is still bright and clear. Spine quite readable as well. Blue cloth over boards. Orange and black designed text. Binding still intact fully. Very nice collector's copy.. 1st… Read more
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Magic and Its Professors

by Evans, Henry Ridgely

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1902
Condition
Good
Edition
First American Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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Philadelphia: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.; David McKay Publishers, 1902. First American edition. Wear at extremities, darkening and fading on spine. Small former owner's name sticker on inside cover. Otherwise, a solid copy of this incredible book. Nice decorated and colored front cover of Egyptian pyramids and large totum-like collumns. Price just lowered!. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust… Read more
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$95.00
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The Lives of the Conjurors

by Frost, Thomas

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1876
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1876. First Edition. Quite rare in this original edition. Some wear at extremities, slight crack within, but a generally Good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Secrets of Stage Conjuring

by Houdin, Robert

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The Country Bookshop
Condition
Good
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$175.00

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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… Read more
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THE MODERN CONJURER AND DRAWING ROOM ENTERTAINER

by Neil, C. Lang

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1902
Condition
Good
Item Price
$299.00

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Philadelphia / London: J. B. Lippincott / C. Arthur Pearson, 1902. Despite the fact that many booksellers seem to list the first edition of this important book as London, 1903, this copy is the actual First Edition published by Lippincott and dated 1902. As such it is exceedingly rare. Part of its identification is the fact that on the spine… Read more
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