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George Moir
HARRY HOUDINI'S COPY, 1852, 1st Edition, MAGIC AND WITCHCRAFT, OCCULT, HISTORY
London: Chapman and Hall, 1852. Harry Houdini's personal copy with his original bookplate of: Magic and Witchcraft Anonymous, but attributed to George Moir London Chapman and Hall 1852 First Edition 12mo, viii, 104 pages plus 2 pages of averts. Publisher's blue wraps, which have damage to the spine and both wraps reattached. A red cloth cover was made to protect this item. It is lettered in gilt on the front and the spine is sunned. Previous owner Harry Houdini has placed his bookplate on the front free endpaper. Another name written on the front wrap, Some rubbing and wear, a few chips, else in good + condition. Truly rare to find a book that was owned by Harry Houdini. If you have any questions feel free to ask and don't forget to check out my other listings. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: West Chester Books (dirkdensity) [West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States]
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