Hardcover, 8vo., green cloth boards with gold lettering to the cover, some marks to bottom of spine, E. A Dearn bookplate to the endpage, stamped St Louis Magic Studio fep., line drawings, 498pp. Abbott had developed the encyclopedia of rope tricks which all started with Harlan Tarbell. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Abbott's Encyclopedia of Rope Tricks
Publisher: Colon, Abbott's Magic Novelty Co., nd.
Book Description New York Dover Publicatons (1975)., 1975. trade paperback, VG. contains over 150 rope tricks, step by step instructions; knots & penetrations, cut & restored rope. 510 illustrations. Illustrated by b&w illustrations. reprint edition. Binding is 400pp. Bookseller Inventory # 002417
Book Description Abbot's Magic Novelty Co., no date [1941?], Colon, Michigan, 1941. Hardcover. Octavo, green cloth. pp 498, . Spine lightly darkened, gilt lettering dulled, with a streak of light blue paint along the rear joint; soft creases to front free endpaper, else fine, no owner names. James was a Canadian magician. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. Bookseller Inventory # 42757
Book Description Abbott's Magic Novelty Co., Colon, MI, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Sid Lorraine & Howard Melson (illustrator). Green cloth binding only slightly rubbed at spine ends, corners; a bit of pale spotting to front board; owner's name inked on ffep, else a very crisp, tight & clean copy. No dj. ; Many b&w photos, good b&w ils. by Sid Lorraine & Howard Melson.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 42260