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The Secrets of Stage Conjuring, Tr. [From Magie Et Physique Amusante] and Ed ...
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin
No preview available - 2017
angle apparatus appear arranged attached audience beneath bottom Brothers Davenport cabinet cage candles ceiling centre chair child close cloth Colonel Stodare concealed conjuring conjuror cord darkness Davenport Brothers described doors Edmund Evans effect electric enabled exhibition experiment explanation eyes feet fingers floor follows forward ghost illusion give glass guitars hand handkerchief haricot beans harps head heavy chest Illustrations inches Indian Basket Trick instruments Jane Porter Kate Greenaway knot l'Escalopier lady ligatures light Magic magician manner marvel mechanical medium ment mirrors mise en scene money-box musical-box opening Palais Royal pass PASTOR'S FIRESIDE performance person Peter III phenomena piece placed portfolio portion position preter produced question racter reader reflected image Robert-Houdin rods round ROUTLEDGE'S seat secret side sound sounding-board spectators Sphinx spirit spiritualistic manifestations stage stance stewpan sundry tambourine THADDEUS OF WARSAW theatre tion trap truth upright wire
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