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Julio Granda. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo. Bumping to corners and spine ends, light shelf wear. Pictorial dust jacket shows a little rubbing and a few tiny chips around the spine ends. A nice, clean copy. An explanation of the principles behind tricks and legendary effects and directions for performing tricks in those categories. The author provides historical background and touches on all the great names of magic: Robert-Houdin, Houdini, Hermann, Kellar, Blackstone, Cardini, and Scarne.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers, New York
Date published: 1985
Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. Slight bumping to jacket at head of spine and top-edge of front flap. The author's first novel, basis of the Bruce Willis movie of the same name. In the moral aftermath of the Viet Nam War, a young girl in Western Kentucky comes to grips with her father's death in the war. read more
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Random House, New York
Date published: 1979
Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Price-clipped dust jacket and a hint of edge wear in a few spots, else a fine copy of this Simon play, later a movie starring James Caan and Marsha Mason. read more
Edition: Later Printing
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York
Date published: 1927
Description: Good+ No Jacket. 12mo. Beginning separation of front pages from binding is evident. Corners and spine ends bumped. Light shelf wear. Pencil notes in the margin of a few pages. Diagonal crease near upper corner of rear board. History of art in Flanders with a focus on illumination and miniature, areas where Flemish artists especially excelled. Black & white photos of paintings on nearly every page, 341 pp. read more