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Gibson, Walter B. (Walter Brown) 1897-1985

Overview
Works: 309 works in 729 publications in 4 languages and 18,449 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Radio interviews  Nonfiction radio programs  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Creator, Inscriber, Other, Publishing director, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: GV1547, 793.8
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Knots and how to tie them by Walter B Gibson( Book )
16 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
A guide to the ins and outs of making more than 75 different knots, with explanations of their specific uses
Hoyle's modern encyclopedia of card games; rules of all the basic games and popular variations by Walter B Gibson( Book )
25 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
Descriptions and rules for playing all known card games and popular variations
Mark Wilson's complete course in magic by Mark Wilson( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Provides diagrams and detailed instructions for performing more than three hundred magic tricks, including tricks with cards, money, ropes, handkerchiefs, and cups and balls
Hoyle's simplified guide to the popular card games; with complete explanation of terms, rules, and procedures by Walter B Gibson( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 697 libraries worldwide
The complete illustrated book of the psychic sciences by Walter B Gibson( Book )
21 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Family games America plays by Walter B Gibson( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
A collection of games for adults, teenagers and children with easy-to-follow instructions and drawings to illustrate intricate plays
The master magicians, their lives and most famous tricks by Walter B Gibson( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Includes material on Robert-Houdin, Professor Anderson, Herrmann the Great, Harry Kellar, Chung Ling Soo (William Ellsworth Robinson), Howard Thurston, Harry Houdini, Hardeen, and the Great Raymond (Saunders)
Houdini's fabulous magic by Walter B Gibson( Book )
10 editions published between 1941 and 1977 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
Harry Houdini's famous escape, sleight-of-hand, and magic tricks are explained in detail
Rod Serling's Twilight zone by Walter B Gibson( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Houdini on magic by Walter B Gibson( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1990 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Presents Harry Houdini's own descriptions of his daring escapes and the fraudulence in the spiritualist movement, and includes instructions for more than forty stage tricks
Walter Gibson's Big book of magic for all ages : with over 150 easy-to-perform tricks using everyday, objects by Walter B Gibson( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
The complete illustrated book of divination and prophecy by Walter B Gibson( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Step-by-step instructions and the history of tarot cards, i ching, hand of fate, palmistry, mystic cabala, mystic oracle, tasseomancy, and many other methods of prophecy
The complete illustrated book of close-up magic : professional techniques fully revealed by a master magician by Walter B Gibson( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The original Houdini scrapbook by Walter B Gibson( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Rogues' gallery : a variety of mystery stories ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Jade dragon ; &, House of ghosts by Walter B Gibson( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Secrets of magic, ancient and modern by Walter B Gibson( Book )
4 editions published between 1945 and 1973 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
The complete guide to knots and how to tie them by Walter B Gibson( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 262 libraries worldwide
How to develop an exceptional memory by Morris N Young( Book )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"This book details ways in which to develop an exceptional memory. In Part I, Section A goes into the general theory of memory, and describes natural memory and artificial memory. It also refers to technical memory systems. Section B teaches how to remember people's faces and how to do rapid calculations using memory. Section A of Part II talks about how to memorize different printed and spoken things, such as how to memorize the states of the United States or the presidents and addresses and telephone numbers. Section B goes into motor memory and memory for music, art, geography, and Morse code. Section C talks about memory games and memory tricks. Lastly, Part III describes the lives of 10 different people throughout history who had exceptional memories"--Create. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2013 APA, all rights reserved)
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Grant, Maxwell, 1897-1985

Abbington John 1897-
Adams, Andy 1897-
Black Ishi
Black, Ishi 1897-
Black, Ishi 1897-1985
Brown, Douglas.
Brown, Douglas 1897-
Brown Douglas 1897-1985
Brown Gibson, Walter 1897-1985
Crowe, C. B. 1897-
Donohue, Martin 1897-
Elliot, K. 1897-1985
Fairfax, Felix 1897-
Gaston, Wilbur 1897-
Gibson, W. 1897-1985
Gibson Walter
Gibson, Walter 1897-
Gibson, Walter 1897-1985
Gibson, Walter B.
Gibson, Walter B. 1897-
Gibson, Walter B. 1897-1985
Gibson, Walter B. (Walter Brown)
Gibson, Walter B. (Walter Brown), 1897-
Gibson, Walter Brown
Gibson, Walter Brown 1897-
Gibson, Walter Brown 1897-1985
Gibson William
Grant, Maxwell.
Grant, Maxwell, 1897-
Grant Maxwell 1897-1985
Kineji Maborushi
Kineji, Maborushi 1897-
Kineji, Maborushi 1897-1985
Kineji, Mabourushi 1897-1985
LeBrun, Gautier 1897-
Perry, Rufus 1897-
Walter B. Gibson Amerikaans tovenaar (1897-1985)
Walter B. Gibson auteur d'ouvrages de magie et de science-fiction
Walter Brown Gibson US-amerikanischer Journalist, Schriftsteller und Zauberkünstler
Уолтер Браун Гибсон
والتر بی. گیبسون
ギブソン, W. B
ギブソン, ウォルター・B
Languages
English (212)
Spanish (5)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (1)
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