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Magic of the world

Author: John Mulholland; Al Hormel
Publisher: New York : Scribner, [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of tricks from countries around the world, with instructions for tricks, facts and anedotes about magic and magicians and suggestions for planning a magic show.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mulholland, John, 1898-
Magic of the world.
New York, Scribner [1965]
(OCoLC)764528360
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Mulholland; Al Hormel
OCLC Number: 1412684
Description: 190 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: From the Beginning: The Story of Magic Through the Ages --
How Magic Works: The Ways Magicians Mystify People --
The King's Power: Card Tricks of the Gypsies --
Urbut: An Egyptian Feat of Restoring A Severed String --
She-fa Cash: Coin Tricks from China --
Mental Magic: A German Method of Sending Thoughts --
Here, There and Everywhere: Making Designs Appear, Disappear and Move About --
Choose a Color: Spanish Magic With a Balloon --
Jadoo: A Feat from India With A Stick and A String --
Der Rote Geist: Austrian Magic With A Red Block of Wood --
Tagina Metal: A Vanishing and Reappearing Metal Cube from Japan --
Maza Cassa: Italian Magic With A Coin Which Travels Invisibly --
First American Magic: The Dancing Arrow of the American Indian --
Followers of Merlin: A Combination of Two British Tricks Done With Money --
The Erring Eyes: Optical Trickery from France --
Champion Bombyx Mori: Making Many Yards of Silk Instantly --
The Magic Show: Suggestions for Giving A Performance of Magic --
Responsibility: Illustrated by Al Hormel.

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A collection of tricks from countries around the world, with instructions for tricks, facts and anedotes about magic and magicians and suggestions for planning a magic show.

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