The Secrets of Houdini

      The Secrets of Houdini
World famous illusionist, master deluder, showman Harry Houdini was one of the most legendary figures of the modern stage, and probably the most legendary and misunderstood magician of all time Exposing his closely kept professional secrets, and revealing in general terms the whole art of stage magic, this book is now considered the classic study of Houdini s strange deceptions A professional magician and friend of Houdini, Cannell rationally explains how the master escaped bank vaults, walked through brick walls, floated women in mid air, read minds, and much All of these are discussed in clear, simple language, and for better understanding, the author includes numerous line drawings of Houdini s ingenious escape devices, with diagrams of the complicated tricks Twenty four photographs have been added to the 23 from the original edition. Read The Secrets of Houdini –

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Secrets of Houdini book, this is one of the most wanted J.C. Cannell author readers around the world.

      The Secrets of Houdini
 By J.C. Cannell IBN : 0486229130 Format : Paperback –
  • Paperback
  • 336 pages
  • The Secrets of Houdini
  • J.C. Cannell
  • English
  • 02 November 2017
  • 0486229130

10 thoughts on “ The Secrets of Houdini

  1. E says:

    More manual than manuscript The author s focus is on exhaustively descriptive explanations for each and every one of Houdini s tricks The sheer magnitude of his exhaustive repertoire becomes boring over time Only recommended for someone looking for technical details or techniques Not...

  2. T.G. Campbell says:

    I came across this book in the library of the Magic Circle HQ in London if you re ever in London I recommend a guided tour there, it s amazing as part of some research I was doing for my book If you re someone ...

  3. Dayla says:

    Gave a report on Houdini in my 11th grade History class Remembered that Houdini would always kiss his wife goodbye before he leapt into the lake with a straight jacket on The secret During the spousal kiss, he received the key to the straight jacket from his wife s mouth Great trick.

  4. Darren Sapp says:

    If you re looking for a biography of Houdini, this isn t it This isof a reference tool to learn the secrets behind most of his tricks.

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