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The Boy Magician: 156 Amazing Tricks and Sleights of Hand

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Publisher Comments:

With The Boy Mechanic, The Boy Mechanic Makes Toys, and the recently released The Boy Camper, Popular Mechanics brought vintage boyhood into the 21st century. Now, the magazine has conjured up another captivating miscellany: 156 marvelous magic tricks from Popular Mechanics issues of long ago. Featuring everything from sleight-of-hand to disappearing coins, mysterious spinning eggs to optical illusions, this latest collection captures all the appeal of American ingenuity at the start of the last century. Like the others in the series, its flexibound for easy use and packed with appealing, nostalgic illustrations. And, in the Popular Mechanics tradition of making science fun, The Boy Magician also offers tricks based on chemistry and physics, such as Fire from Ice and the Secret Ink Well.
So for the child in all of us who always wanted to know the secrets behind astounding feats of illusion…The Boy Magician reveals all!

Synopsis:

With "The Boy Mechanic, The Boy Mechanic Makes Toys," and "The Boy Camper, Popular Mechanics" has brought vintage boyhood into the 21st century. Now, the magazine has conjured up another captivating miscellany: 156 marvelous magic tricks culled from past issues.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781588167545
Subtitle:
156 Amazing Tricks and Sleights of Hand
Publisher:
Hearst
Editor:
The Editors of Popular Mechanics
Author:
The Editors of Popular Mechanics
Author:
Popular Mechanics
Author:
Popular Mechanics Magazine
Subject:
Magic
Subject:
Magic tricks
Subject:
GAMES / Magic
Subject:
HISTORY - EUR HIST TRD PB
Edition Description:
Flexibound
Publication Date:
20081104
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
b/w illus. throughout
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in

Related Subjects

» Children's » Activities » Magic
» Children's » Activities » Magic Tricks
» Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Games » Magic

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Product details 192 pages Hearst Books - English 9781588167545 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , With "The Boy Mechanic, The Boy Mechanic Makes Toys," and "The Boy Camper, Popular Mechanics" has brought vintage boyhood into the 21st century. Now, the magazine has conjured up another captivating miscellany: 156 marvelous magic tricks culled from past issues.
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