Illusionology

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Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763655880
ISBN-13: 9780763655884
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Illusionology

illustrators: Tomislav Tomic; David Wyatt; Levi Pinfold

series name:
Ologies
Do you wonder how Harry Houdini performed his amazing escapes? Are you burning to learn the art of making a beautiful woman appear to levitate? Look closely, for the secrets of the world's most famous magicians and illusionists — from the ancient Egyptians through the early twentieth century “Handcuff King” himself — are contained within! More than a fascinating history of magic through the ages, Illusionology is an indispensable guide unveiling step-by-step instructions for more than twenty-five astonishing feats. Master the classic cups-and-ball illusion! Mesmerize your friends with mindreading card tricks! Along with sundry flaps and booklets, readers will find
props for their own sleight of hand, including:
— A magical “dematerializer”
— A set of trick playing cards
— A pair of “disappearing spot” paddles
— A “levitating” card!
Can you trust your eyes? This discovery in the ‘Ology series amazes and thrills as the closely guarded secrets of the illusionologists are revealed!
suggested retail price (U.S.):
$24.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763655880 / 9780763655884
pub date:
03/2012
type/format:
Novelty Books / Hardback
age range:
8 yrs - 12 yrs
# of pages/size:
30 / 9 3/4" x 11 13/16"
grade range:
Grade 3 - Grade 7
 
subjects:
Games & Activities; Activity Books; Careers;
 
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