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London, Hulton Press Ltd, (1955).. FIRST AND ONLY EDITION (1955, dated from British Library copy), published by the editors of The Eagle comic, oblong folio, 215 x 365 mm, 8½ x 14½ inches, 12 pages of colour printed card press-out pieces to make 15 models for different tricks, 16 pages of text and instructions including The Ancient Art of Conjuring by C. K. Shaw (1 page), original cloth backed colour illustrated red card covers. Staples rusted slightly, very small grazed area at top edge of upper cover, small 'Best Wishes' sticker over price at lower corner of upper cover, a few rusty marks on lower cover, corners just slightly rubbed, 1 press-out playing card MISSING within (image 3), otherwise all model pages intact and complete. A rare survival as of course most of these were assembled and played with. The tricks are: The Vanishing 6d; The Magic Canister; Money for Nothing; The Flying Cube; The Changing Card; Tea and Sugar Box; Indian Ink Trick; The Martian Robot; The Cosmic Cactus; Card Tricks; Soaring Silver; The Dice Trick; Eternal Triangles; The Ace of Matches. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
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- Roger Middleton (GB)
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- THE EAGLE BOOK OF MAGIC.
- SHAW, C. K.:
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- Place of Publication
- London, Hulton Press Ltd, (1955).
- Eagle Comic conjuring tricks magic card tricks CHILDREN'S NOVELTY BOOK slight sleight of hand
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