Book/Printed Material Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante : où l'on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu'on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l'art de faire des chansons impromptu : pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée

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Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante : où l'on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu'on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l'art de faire des chansons impromptu : pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée
Contributor Names
Decremps, Henri, 1746-1826.
Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
A Paris : Chez l'auteur ... : Granger ... : Bailly ... : Lagrange ... : Lesclapart ..., MDCCLXXXVI [1786]
Subject Headings
-  Pinetti, Giuseppe,--1750-1800
-  Magic tricks--Early works to 1800
-  Juggling--Early works to 1800
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  "... 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. The first book was followed by Supplement a la Magie Blanche Devoilee, Testament de Jerome Sharp, Codicille de Jerome Sharp, and others. ... they did have a devastating effect on Pinetti as well as on other practitioners of the mystic art, despite the fact that Decremp's explanations were largely guesswork. ..." D. Price. Magic, 1985, p. 40 ff.
-  Signatures: a⁸ b² A-V⁸ X⁶ (last leaf blank).
-  Errata: p. [1], 2nd group of paging.
-  LC copy wanting final blank.
Medium
xix, [1], 328, [2] p. : ill. (woodcuts), music (relief cuts) ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Call Number/Physical Location
GV1546 .D42 1786
GV1546 .D4 1784 Suppl. Copy 1 With Decremps, Henri. Supplément a la magie blanche dévoilée ... A Paris : Chez l'auteur ..., 1786. Issued separately.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/preimp.08603.1
Library of Congress Control Number
33008603
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Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. "... 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. The first book was followed by Supplement a la Magie Blanche Devoilee, Testament de Jerome Sharp, Codicille de Jerome Sharp, and others. ... they did have a devastating effect on Pinetti as well as on other practitioners of the mystic art, despite the fact that Decremp's explanations were largely guesswork. ..." D. Price. Magic, 1985, p. 40 ff. Signatures: a⁸ b² A-V⁸ X⁶ (last leaf blank). Errata: p. [1], 2nd group of paging. LC copy wanting final blank.
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Decremps, Henri, and Pre-1801 Imprint Collection. Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante: où l'on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu'on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l'art de faire des chansons impromptu: pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée. [A Paris: Chez l'auteur ...: Granger ...: Bailly ...: Lagrange ...: Lesclapart ..., MDCCLXXXVI, 1786] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/33008603/.

APA citation style:

Decremps, H. & Pre-1801 Imprint Collection. (1786) Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante: où l'on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu'on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l'art de faire des chansons impromptu: pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée. [A Paris: Chez l'auteur ...: Granger ...: Bailly ...: Lagrange ...: Lesclapart ..., MDCCLXXXVI] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/33008603/.

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Decremps, Henri, and Pre-1801 Imprint Collection. Testament de Jérôme Sharp, professeur de physique amusante: où l'on trouve parmi plusieurs tours de subtilité, qu'on peut exécuter sans aucune dépense, des préceptes & des exemples sur l'art de faire des chansons impromptu: pour servir de complément a La magie blanche dévoilée. [A Paris: Chez l'auteur ...: Granger ...: Bailly ...: Lagrange ...: Lesclapart ..., MDCCLXXXVI, 1786] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/33008603/>.