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The World's Best Book of Magic [Hardcover] by Gibson, Walter B.

By: Walter B. Gibson; Illustrator-B/w Illustrations

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Penn Publishing: 1927-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


1927,First Edition,Very Good/Fair DJ.8vo. Maroon Cloth Hardcover with dustjacket, 319 pages.DJ is fair with rubbing, chips, tears and scotch tape on top of spine and front and back top edge of flap. Gift inscription on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A compilation of some excellent Magic Tricks, with cards, coins, thimbles, billiard balls, etc., also a section on platform Magic, stage illusions, and a section of Carl Brema's Magic. Frontispiece is a photograph of Howard Thurston performing the Indian Rope Trick. Laid in newspaper article of of Gibson's death in 1985. View more info