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Lot 158

Two Antique Volumes on Magic

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Parlor Book of Magic

Signor Blitz

1889, Arlington edition

Pub. Hurst & Co. (New York)

Red cloth, Duodecimo (7 1/4" x 5 1/4"). Illustrated.

 

The Old & the New Magic

Henry Ridgely Evans

1909

Open Court Publishing Co. (Chicago)

Red cloth, octavo (9" x 6 1/2"). Illustrated.

Condition

The Old & the New Magic has loose/ cracked hinges. Parlor Book of Magic has old magic trick-related newspaper clippings adhered to the end papers, and the text block is somewhat stiff. General wear to each.

Overall Dimensions
Height: 9.00 in
Width: 6.50 in
Depth: 2.25 in

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