Results (1 - 5) of 5

Show results for

Product Type

  • All Product Types
  • Books (5)
  • Magazines & Periodicals
  • Comics
  • Sheet Music
  • Art, Prints & Posters
  • Photographs
  • Maps
  • Manuscripts &
    Paper Collectibles

Refine by

Condition

Binding

Collectible Attributes

Free Shipping

Seller Location

  • All Locations

Seller Rating

Houdini, Harry

Published by Adams Press Publishers

ISBN 10: 2811022090 ISBN 13: 9782811022099

Used Softcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Magers and Quinn Booksellers (Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.)

Seller Rating: 5-star rating

Add to Basket
Price: US$ 100.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

About this Item: Adams Press Publishers. Condition: Very Good. Condition: Very Good; "[.] also a complete exposure of Argamasilla, the famous Spaniard who baffled noted Scientists of Europe and America, with his claim to X-Ray Vision." Adams Press Publishers, 1924. Staple-bound pamphlet in white wraps with photographic illustrations. Wraps lightly soiled, by age and by dust. Pages lightly age-toned. Rubbed at all edges and corners; some chipping down the crease of the spine and at the lower corners both front and back. Faint notes in pencil to back cover. Some light pencil underlining throughout pamphlet. Seller Inventory # 1013402

More information about this seller | Contact this seller 1.

Harry Houdini

Published by Adams Press (1924)

Used

Quantity Available: 1

From: Griffin Books (Stamford, CT, U.S.A.)

Seller Rating: 5-star rating

Add to Basket
Price: US$ 125.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

About this Item: Adams Press, 1924. Unknown Binding. Condition: Fair - Used. Dust Jacket Condition: None as Issued. Staple bound pamphlet with covers split at spine, one page shows hash mark in margin. Illustrated. 1924 Adams Press Please email for photos. Larger books or sets may require additional shipping charges. Books sent via US Postal. Seller Inventory # SKU-052081

More information about this seller | Contact this seller 2.

About this Item: Adams Press, 1924. Pamphlet. Condition: Near very good condition. Bookplate of conjurer Clinton Burgess.Modest amount of underlining. Cover slightly soiled and creased. Seller Inventory # J1124038

More information about this seller | Contact this seller 3.

About this Item: Various, 1928. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Photographs, Drawings (illustrator). Four items of paper ephemera, circa 1924-28, regarding Harry Houdini. 1) 'Margery' the Medium Exposed: Houdini Exposes the Tricks Used By the Boston Medium "Margery".Also a Complete Exposure of Argamasilla, the Famous Spaniard.X-Ray Vision. [Adams Press, NY; Copyright Harry Houdini 1924. The scarce 39 + 1 page booklet, with photographs and drawings, in which Houdini exposes the techniques of one 'Margery the Medium'. In photoillustrated wraps, covers detached but present, a bit of soiling and some small chips to covers, else Very Good or better; 2) "Houdini Escapes from Reality" (reprinted excerpt of that article, pages 404-407 in The Psychoanalytic Review, Vol. XVI, No.4, October 1929). An interesting analysis of Houdini's motives and internal clockwork by psychologist Louis J. Bragman of Syracuse, NY. Paper is age-toned, bottom edge a bit tattered (not affecting text), else About Very Good. 3) "Houdini Lived to See His Name A Synonym For Escape" one page from the New York Times Book Review of June 24, 1928, wherein "Houdini. His Life Story" by Harold Kellock is thoroughly reviewed. Newsprint, quite yellowed and folded at an angle, a bit tattered at bottom edge without affecting text. Good plus. 4) A handwritten 3" x 5" note card with bibliographic information on "Margery the Medium" on both sides, written by Syracuse University psychology professor Wesley R. Wells, from whose collection of books investigating spirtualism this lot comes, and who authored Experiments in the Hypnotic Production of Crime [1940], Extent & Duration of Post Hypnotic Amnesia [1940], and Ability to Resist Artificially Induced Dissociation [1941], all in the Journal of Psychology. Wells' signature is at the top of the front cover of the 'Margery' expose. Leph. Seller Inventory # 000791

More information about this seller | Contact this seller 4.

Houdini

Published by ADAMS PRESS, NEW YORK (1924)

Used Hardcover

Quantity Available: 1

From: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (Atlantic City, NJ, U.S.A.)

Seller Rating: 4-star rating

Add to Basket
Price: US$ 300.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 6.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

About this Item: ADAMS PRESS, NEW YORK, 1924. HB BLUE. Condition: GOOD. General shelf wear, ex-library with usual markings and pocket in rear, worn extremities, bottom of pages have small tears throughout, a few closed tears on page edges, age toned pages, pages slightly brittle. DATE PUBLISHED: 1924 EDITION: 39. Seller Inventory # 050774

More information about this seller | Contact this seller 5.

Results (1 - 5) of 5