After the Dessert

By: GARDNER, Martin

Price: $25.00

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GARDNER, Martin. After the Dessert. (New York / Philadelphia / Boston : MaxHolden), 1941. Pp (6),[7]-21,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated orange sta pled card covers, lettered in black. Gill 415 : "Written for the performer seeking effective tricks, stunts and puzzles for after-dinner presentation,all of the contents are performed with objects commonly found under such c onditions. No extensive practice, preparation or skill are required." Contents : BILLS : The Curious Fold; Naming the Daie on a Borrowed Bill; Four Piles and a Dollar Bill. CIGARETTES : The Unreversed Word; The Magic Inhale; Biting the Cigarette. COINS : Coin Through the Plate; Vanishing Coin; Testing the Half Dollar. MATCHES : Lighting a Match twice; Color Changing-Heads;Folder Mathematics; Shooting the Match; Match Folder Wager; The Nazi Cross . MISCELLANEOUS : Tapping Table Objects; Jaopanese Paper Bird; Vanishing Coffee Steam; Travelling Fountain Pen. SILVERWARE : Table Knife Through Body;Breaking the Spoon; Bending the Spoon; Swallowing the Knife; Musical Knite ; Spoon to Knife; Vanishing Spoon. NAPKIN : Character Reading from the Teeth; Improvised Brassiere; The Invisible Hair. SALT SHAKER : Vanishing Salt Shaker. Lightly browned, short penned and pencilled notes, else very good. 25.00

Title: After the Dessert

Author Name: GARDNER, Martin

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Max Holden, New York / Philadelphia / Boston, 1941,:

Seller ID: 105620