Man of Magic - The Keith Abson Collection - Sale 8539M - Lot 34


25 May 2018,

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Lot 34
3 vols: Harlan Tarbell, 'How to Chalk Talk'. First Edition, 1924. Chicago: Denison. Hardcover on brown board. Newspaper scraps in front covers. Abson's stickers, wear to spine and water damage within. (Tarbell was the godfather of Abson's son, named Harlan). T/W 'Hoffmann's Tricks with Cards from 'Modern Magic'' New York: Routledge, early C20th copy. Paperback, damage to spine and cover & T/W 'Practical Ventriloquism and its Sister Arts: A Revelation in Vocal Phonetics' by Robert Ganthony. 2nd edn, c. 1920. London: Upcott Gill. Paperback with detached covers, bright cover illustrations
Estimate $30-50
Sold for $40