Contains over 150 magic tricks, visual and optical illusions, many in colour, which have been designed by the authors of "Puzzlegrams" and "Pentagames". The tricks include forcing a card, rope through finger, salt cellar through table and turn water into wine. Optical illusions include digitized Marilyn, which red is darker?, Benham's colour top and kinematograph disc. In addition, there is a section devoted to magic mirror paintings and anamorphic art.
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Book Description Phaidon, London, 1993. SOFTCOVER. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. Large Quarto size (4to) in card covers. 301pp, plates in colour and b/w, index etc. 'Thoughts, essays, and work of the Pentagram Partners in London' . . . . . [ CONDITION : NEW unread copy in NEW unclipped Dust Jacket in a faintly bumped but otherwise as NEW slipcase ] . . . . . . . . . . . NOTE Due to size and/or weight shipping to destinations outside the UK will cost more than the price shown above. Orders made by card will be completed after you have approved the extra cost. UK customers please allow an extra 4 to 6 days for delivery (contact us if you need this item more quickly). Bookseller Inventory # T36623HBN