|Statement||Translated into English by D.W. Findlay.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||10|
All the classic works of the great master of magic, Robert - Houdin, under one cover, lavishly illustrated with hundreds of beautiful prints, engravings, and photos. Robert - Houdin ( - ) revolutionized the art of magic with his incredible stage mysteries and lifelike automata, and he thankfully left a number of books recording his 5/5(1). Le Theatre Robert-Houdin a la Belle Epoque ( ) / The Robert-Houdin Theatre - Search the collection. Search. Advanced search. Illustrated lecture given in by Marcel Lareau on the history of the Robert-Houdin Theatre in Paris, owned by pioneer filmmaker George Melies, with an English translation from Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. THIS book is the natural result of the moulding, dominating influence which the spirit and writings of Robert-Houdin have exerted over my professional career. My interest in conjuring and magic and my enthusiasm for Robert-Houdin came into existence simultaneously. Album des soirées fantastiques de Robert-Houdin au Palais-Royal Volume 1 by Robert Houdin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
Page - The doctor moved in his turn, and waited patiently till his adversary, whose movements had all the dignity of the Sultan he represented, had moved. The game, though slow at first, soon grew animated, and the doctor found he had to deal with a tremendous opponent ; for, in spite of all his efforts to defeat the figure, his game Was growing quite desperate. INTRODUCTION. T HIS book is the natural result of the moulding, dominating influence which the spirit and writings of Robert-Houdin have exerted over my professional career. My interest in conjuring and magic and my enthusiasm for Robert-Houdin came into existence simultaneously. From the moment that I began to study the art, he became my guide and hero. Paperback. Etat: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. "The Secrets of Stage Conjuring" is one of the rarest of Robert-Houdin's books on magic. It is the sequel to "Secrets of Conjuring and Magic" (). N° de réf. du vendeur AAV Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | . Soft cover. Condition: Fine. edition, fine condition, decorated wraps, published by H.J. Burlingame, Chicago, 29 pages, A compilation of excerts from Mannings prior book on Robert Houdin, with letters, and a frontispice photograph of Robert Houdin, also a selected bibliography. Christopher vol.1 #, Price P Findlay p.
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