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Magical Mentalia

By: Arrowsmith, G. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Max Andrews: 1942

Seller ID: 016002


66-pages. Squarebound paperback. 7 1/4" X 5". Attractive graphic cover. Divided into two sections "Psychic Tricks" and "Miscellaneous Tricks". Attractive paste-down devil seal on the title page "Demon Series, Tricks, Jokes, Puzzles" and store label on the final page from "L. Davenport & Co." / Covers lightly soiled showing moderate scuffing and bumping. Previous owner's inscription on FEP "E. Malcolm Davison" and corner tor... View more info

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Vaudeville Magic

By: David J. Lustig; "La Vellma"

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Somerville, Mass., R. W. Doidge: 1920

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 016014


32-pages. Spiral bound 9" X6". Tricks include: Famous Needle Trick; Card Tearing; Card Telepathy; Continual Card; Magi's Location; Twenty Minutes with the Spirits; Elliot's Production of Cards; Rapid Transit Card Effect; Mysterious Poker Chip; Half Dollar Telepathy; Obedient Card; Sealed Envelope Mystery; and more (2-4 tricks per page) / Some loose pages. Bumping/curling to corners and moderate soiling. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inven... View more info

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E-Z Magic: Practical Tricks for Stage, Club and Home, Catalog No. 29

By: Editors

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Robbins and Co.: 1976

Seller ID: 011216


78-page saddle-stitched catalog with 4-10 items per page. Unmarked. Moderate tanning and some small chips. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 011216. Paperback View more info

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Phoenix (19 Issues, 1946-1954)

By: Elliott, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Self-published: 1946

Seller ID: 016043


Stage magic 'zine edited by the author of the classic hard-boiled novel: One is a Lonely Number (Lion 100). This lot includes 18 issues (#s 107-110, 112, 136, 142, 143, 146, 147, 149,203, 251, 264, 267, 270, 274, 307, 321 (321 seems to be contained in another zine entitled "Woodfield's Magicana). Each is a single sheet of 17" X 11" paper folded in half comprising 4 pages. Attractive hand-made design with a varying Phoenix theme and hand-lettering. Some issues... View more info

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Magic By Misdirection

By: Fitzkee, Dariel

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, Magic Limited: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025578


"A discussion of the psychology of deception and the application of craft and artifice for accomplishing the magician's objectives." Textured maroon boards with gilt lettering. Jacket intact but price-clipped and missing some large chips. Jacket in new Brodart protector. 227 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 025578. Hardcover View more info

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How to Make Sand, Smoke, and Rag Pictures; Also Novelty Silhouettes, Clay-Modelling, Etc.

By: Goldston, Will

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, The Magician Ltd: 1920

Seller ID: 016004


No date (c 1920). 112 page hardcover. 7 1/4" X 5". Paper over board. Pictorial cover. Magic ads on EPs. / Outer spine missing- peeled away. Some soiling and rubbing to edges and exposed board at corners. Vertical crease to front board. Interior hinges repaired using archival materials. Some tape residue to EPs. Illustrator: Fred Velasco. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 016004. This book is very light, and shipping will be upg... View more info

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Heaney's Professional Catalog of Wonders: Magical Goods - Illusions - Stage Acts, Catalog No. 24 (Heaney Magic Company)

By: Heaney Magic Company

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, WI, Heaney Magic Company: 1924

Seller ID: 022783


Vintage magic and novelty catalog (c 1924). 96 pages. Saddle-stitched. 8 3/4" X 6". 3-4 tricks per page most illustrated with B+W line art. Tricks of all kinds (card, coin, cigarette, silk, etc). Unused condition. Light age-wear and toning. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 022783. Paperback View more info

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Heaney Magic Company: Magical Apparatus, Stage Illusions, Card Tricks, Mind Reading Effects, Crystal Gazing Acts, Spirit Tricks, Books, Novelties, Jokes, Catalog No. 25

By: Heaney Magic Company

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, WI, Heaney Magic Company: 1924

Seller ID: 022784


Vintage magic and novelty catalog. 224 pages. 4 1/4" X 6 1/4". Multiple tricks per page most illustrated with B+W line art. Tricks of all kinds (card, coin, cigarette, silk, etc). Unused condition. Light age-wear, foxing and toning. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 022784. Paperback View more info

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Houdini's Big Little Book of Magic: Easy for Everyone

By: Houdini, Harry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Racine, Wis., Whitman Publishing Company: 1927

Seller ID: 023981


Undated (c 1933) reprint of Big Little Book No. 715 for Cocomalt Food drink (Cocomalt ads on inside covers). Attractive but showing moderate age-wear and missing pages 29-40, with two illustrations colored in with crayon and the cover pulling about 1/3 away from the spine. Some faint creasing to spine and a small stain on the rabbit on the cover. Size: 3.5" x 4". 199 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 8 ounces. Inventory No: 023981. Paperback View more info

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Kennedy Enterprises Magic Catalog

By: Kennedy, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kennedy Enterprises: 1984

Seller ID: 013702


16-pages, saddle-stitched. Magic Catalog. Solid showing light age-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 013702. Paperback View more info

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Impromptu Magic From the Magic Castle (Magic Castle Library)

By: Leo Behnke (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: J. P. Tarcher Inc.: 1980

Seller ID: 026271


Stage magic how-to. Extensive illustrations throughout. Jacket price clipped. Some small nicking to edges of dustjacket. 235 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN: 0874771358. ISBN/EAN: 9780874771350. Inventory No: 026271. Hardcover View more info

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Party Magic From the Magic Castle (Magic Castle Library)

By: Leo Behnke (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: J. P. Tarcher Inc.: 1980

Seller ID: 026272


Stage magic how-to. Extensive illustrations throughout. Jacket price clipped. Some small nicking to edges of dustjacket. 239 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN: 0874771552. ISBN/EAN: 9780874771558. Inventory No: 026272. Hardcover View more info

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Fork Full of Appetizers: A Collection of Tricks from Some of the Attendees at the Original Close-Up Magic Convention

By: Miesel, Bill

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Ryan Press, Inc: 1982

Seller ID: 013694


66-pages, spiral bound. From Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic. A few spirals broken off at the head of spine. Solid showing light age-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 013694. Paperback View more info

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Star-Rated Magic

By: Pavel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: self-published: 1980

Seller ID: 013700


12-pages, saddle-stitched. No date (c 1980). "These concise lecture notes include twelve first-class magical effects". Solid showing light age-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 013700. Paperback View more info

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Hoffmann's Later Magic

By: Professor Hoffmann

Price: $19.95

Publisher: India, Sterling Publishers Pvt.Ltd: 1998

Seller ID: 021836


1997 Edition. 554 pages. Illustrated. Light reading-wear. Interior unmarked. Binding solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9788120719408. Inventory No: 021836. Paperback View more info