Book/Printed Material The humorous magician unmasked, or, A full explanation of the principal and most interesting performances of legerdemain : as exhibited by Monsieur Adrian and other performers, which of late has excited so much curiosity in the public mind, in Philadelphia and other cities of the United States and elsewhere : with amusing dialogues, and original and true Yankee stories Humorous magician unmasked / Full explanation of the principal and most interesting peformances of legerdemain

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The humorous magician unmasked, or, A full explanation of the principal and most interesting performances of legerdemain : as exhibited by Monsieur Adrian and other performers, which of late has excited so much curiosity in the public mind, in Philadelphia and other cities of the United States and elsewhere : with amusing dialogues, and original and true Yankee stories
Other Title
Humorous magician unmasked
Full explanation of the principal and most interesting peformances of legerdemain
Contributor Names
Engstrom, A. B., active 1829-1846.
Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : A.B. Engstrom], 1836.
Subject Headings
-  Magic tricks--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Notes
-  Checklist Amer. imprints 37317
-  LC copy is extra-illustrated with a port. of Houdini mounted on a prelim. leaf. Has inscription: To my friend Harry Houdini, with best wishes. Es. T. Collins of Phila. 7-[19]08.
Medium
90 p., 9 leaves of plates : ill. ; 15 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
GV1547 .E55
GV1547 .E55 Copy 2 Bookplate of Henry V.A. Parsell.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/general.11787.1
Library of Congress Control Number
34011787
Online Format
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Description
Checklist Amer. imprints 37317 LC copy is extra-illustrated with a port. of Houdini mounted on a prelim. leaf. Has inscription: To my friend Harry Houdini, with best wishes. Es. T. Collins of Phila. 7-[19]08.
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Chicago citation style:

Engstrom, A. B., Active, Harry Houdini Collection, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. The humorous magician unmasked, or, A full explanation of the principal and most interesting performances of legerdemain: as exhibited by Monsieur Adrian and other performers, which of late has excited so much curiosity in the public mind, in Philadelphia and other cities of the United States and elsewhere: with amusing dialogues, and original and true Yankee stories. [Philadelphia: A.B. Engstrom, 1836] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/34011787/. (Accessed February 22, 2018.)

APA citation style:

Engstrom, A. B., Harry Houdini Collection & Mcmanus-Young Collection. (1836) The humorous magician unmasked, or, A full explanation of the principal and most interesting performances of legerdemain: as exhibited by Monsieur Adrian and other performers, which of late has excited so much curiosity in the public mind, in Philadelphia and other cities of the United States and elsewhere: with amusing dialogues, and original and true Yankee stories. [Philadelphia: A.B. Engstrom] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/34011787/.

MLA citation style:

Engstrom, A. B., Active, Harry Houdini Collection, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. The humorous magician unmasked, or, A full explanation of the principal and most interesting performances of legerdemain: as exhibited by Monsieur Adrian and other performers, which of late has excited so much curiosity in the public mind, in Philadelphia and other cities of the United States and elsewhere: with amusing dialogues, and original and true Yankee stories. [Philadelphia: A.B. Engstrom, 1836] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/34011787/>.