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Houdini! : the career of Ehrich Weiss : American self-liberator, Europe's eclipsing sensation, world's handcuff king & prison breaker

Author: Kenneth Silverman
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of escape artist and magician Harry Houdini's rise from performing at dime museums and burlesque shows to becoming the highest-paid variety artist in the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Silverman, Kenneth.
Houdini!
New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996
(OCoLC)604931122
Named Person: Harry Houdini; Harry Houdini
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Silverman
ISBN: 0060169788 9780060169787 006092862X 9780060928629
OCLC Number: 34282742
Description: xi, 465 pages, [64] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Kenneth Silverman.

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Tells the story of escape artist and magician Harry Houdini's rise from performing at dime museums and burlesque shows to becoming the highest-paid variety artist in the world.

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