Marvellous Magic

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Saddleback Educational Publ, Jan 1, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Discusses the history of magicians and magic tricks, describing such tricks as the Chinese Linking Rings, Cups and Balls, Cutlery Bending, and the Indian Rope Trick.
 

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Did you know that a magician once pulled an egg out of the president's mouth? Or that Merlin, the most famous wizard of all, was subject to a spell too powerful for him to break? Journey into the mysterious world of modern-day magicians and storybook sorcerers. Age 10+ Read full review

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Contents

Now you see itnow you dont
3
Cups balls rings
4
Mind over matter
7
The great escape
8
Slippery sorcery
11
The magicians apprentice
13
What the future holds
15
Marvelous Merlin
17
Out of the street
21
Magical makebelieve
23
Science or magic?
24
Witches Wizards
27
Magic of the ancients
28
The Magic Circle
31
Quiz answers
32
Copyright

Cuttingedge magic
18

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