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Topic: magic tricks

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The clown and the alchemist /

The clown and the alchemist /

"Although we are led to believe that the ancient alchemists were all powerful, this picture somewhat reverses the order of things. The clown plays some wonderful pranks on the old professor. He appears and disa... more

Ching Ling Foo outdone /

Ching Ling Foo outdone /

"The magician enters upon the stage, and removing a covering from a small table, shakes it before the audience to show that there is nothing whatever concealed inside, places the cloth upon the floor, and when ... more

The magician /

The magician /

"The scene opens on a theatrical stage. The magician enters from the wings, and making a bow to the audience, removes his coat and hat, and they disappear mysteriously into the air. He then takes a white handke... more

An animated luncheon /

An animated luncheon /

From Edison films catalog: The scene takes place in a fashionable cafe. A well dressed couple enter and after a careful perusal of the menu, conclude on an order of boiled eggs and Welsh rarebit. The obliging w... more

The mystic swing /

The mystic swing /

From Edison films catalog: The professor shows his power to Mephisto by mysteriously placing a young lady in a swing. Mephisto then shows his power by making the young lady disappear from the swing, to the surp... more

Congress of nations /

Congress of nations /

"A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick succession the fl... more

The enchanted drawing /

The enchanted drawing /

"Upon a large sheet of white paper a cartoonist is seen at work rapidly sketching the portrait of an elderly gentleman of most comical feature and expression. After completing the likeness the artist rapidly dr... more

Hooligan assists the magician /

Hooligan assists the magician /

From Edison films catalog: This is a new adventure in which our friend, Mr. Hooligan, appears in an entirely new capacity. On a stage a professor of magic is performing some wonderful experiments, and when he r... more

The mysterious cafe /

The mysterious cafe /

From Edison films catalog: As the above title indicates, the scene does not take place in an ordinary restaurant, but one in which all natural rules of order and gravitation are reversed. The couple above menti... more

The artist's dilemma /

The artist's dilemma /

From Edison films catalog: The scene opens in an artist's studio, the artist asleep in his chair. A large old fashioned clock opens and a young lady comes out and awaking the artist, requests him to paint her p... more

La poule phénomène /

La poule phénomène /

A magician produces a chicken from an immense egg, and then six chicks from eggs laid by that chicken. The chicken is wrapped in paper and put into a pot. The chicks go back into their eggs, which are broken in... more

Liliputian dance /

Liliputian dance /

A basket of flowers appears and moves by itself to the middle of a decorative arch. From the basket, a woman magician appears. From a cylinder, the magician conjures a series of tiny dancers and acrobats who pe... more

The golden beetle /

The golden beetle /

A magician catches a bug, which he throws into a brazier he has conjured up. From the brazier emerges a woman with shimmering wings. The brazier disappears and is replaced by a water fountain. The winged woman ... more

Registered letter from Hull, England, regarding water torture cell, 1913

Registered letter from Hull, England, regarding water torture cell, 19...

In this registered letter typed on his engraved letterhead in Hull, England, on February 1, 1913, Houdini announces and describes his new Water Torture Cell escape trick, and warns British theatrical managers t... more

Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick

Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick

Local call number: JJS1365..Title: Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick..Date: August 30, 1939..General Note: Possibly in Philadelphia, Pa. ..Physical descrip: 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in...Series T... more

Joe Steinmetz performing a magic trick aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones"

Joe Steinmetz performing a magic trick aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bon...

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245464 ( http://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245464 ) ..Local call number: JJS0507..Title: Joe Steinmetz performing a magic trick aboard the shantyboat "Lazy... more

US Army (USA) Major (MAJ) Tim Kamenar performs magic tricks for children at a local children's hospital as part of Operation Smile, a voluntary program designed to bring happiness to the children of Bosnia during Operation JOINT FORGE

US Army (USA) Major (MAJ) Tim Kamenar performs magic tricks for childr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Sarajevo Country: Bosnia And/I Herzegovina (BIH) Scene Major Command Shown: SFOR Scene Camera Operator: SMSGT John P. Rohrer, USAF Release Statu... more

US Army (USA) Major (MAJ) Tim Kamenar performs magic tricks for children at a local children's hospital as part of Operation Smile, a voluntary program designed to bring happiness to the children of Bosnia during Operation JOINT FORGE

US Army (USA) Major (MAJ) Tim Kamenar performs magic tricks for childr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Sarajevo Country: Bosnia And/I Herzegovina (BIH) Scene Major Command Shown: SFOR Scene Camera Operator: SMSGT John P. Rohrer, USAF Release Statu... more

US Marine Corps (USMC), Lance Corporal (LCPL) Colman with the 3rd Force Service Support Group (FSSG), attached to the Vladivostok Port Visit Detachment, entertains a Russian orphan with magic tricks at the Gator Cafe aboard the US Navy (USN) Amphibious Ship USS HARPERS FERRY (LSD 49). The detachment is deployed to Vladivostok, Russia (RUS), to maintain and enhance relations between the US and Russian military

US Marine Corps (USMC), Lance Corporal (LCPL) Colman with the 3rd Forc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) State: Vladivostok Country: Russia (RUS) Scene Major Command Shown: 3D FSSG Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Adaecus G. Br... more

 Rick Gerber, also known as Bud the Magician, performs magic tricks with a chain of rings on the aft mess decks aboard the conventionally powered aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63).

Rick Gerber, also known as Bud the Magician, performs magic tricks wi...

Yokosuka, Japan (Apr. 25, 2005) Rick Gerber, also known as "Bud the Magician," performs magic tricks with a chain of rings on the aft mess decks aboard the conventionally powered aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk... more

Magic tricks are displayed by an artist at Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California

Magic tricks are displayed by an artist at Fisherman's Wharf, San Fran...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph... more

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Mémoires : récréatifs, scientifiques et anecdotiques

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Wrapper of v. 2 dated 1834.

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Modern magic : a practical treatise on the art of conjuring

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LAC nsk 2019-07-02 update (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-07-11 review

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugling set forth in his proper colours, fully, plainly, and exactly, so that an ignorant person may thereby learn the full perfection of the same, after a little practice : unto each tricke is added the figure, where it is needfull for instruction

Hocus pocus junior : the anatomie of legerdemain, or, The art of jugli...

Printer and bookseller from STC (2nd.). Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴. STC (2nd) 13543 ESTC S93006 Hall, T.H. Conjuring 155 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed in different capitals of Europe, and in London

Physical amusements and diverting experiments : composed and performed...

ESTC T133811 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the surprizing performances exhibited as well in this kingdom as on the continent by the most eminent and dexterous professors of slight of hand : together with the tricks of the divining rod, automaton chess-player, speaking figure, artificial serpents, mechanical birds, automaton flute player, vaulting figure, magical table, perpetual motion, &c., &c

The conjurer unmasked : being a clear and full explanation of all the ...

"... Decremps wrote and published a series of books purportedly to expose all the tricks of [Giuseppe] Pinetti. The first book, La Magie Blanche, appeared in Paris while Pinetti was still playing there in 1784.... more