Escape! : the story of the great Houdini
—Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Book
2008
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Item Details
Subjects:
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926 -- Juvenile literature.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN:
9780060850968
0060850965
Edition:
1st Collins ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Greenwillow Books, 2008, c2006.
Description:
217, 4 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes:
"With an exclusive update by the author!"--Cover.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-206) and index.
Contents:
Preface: Sleuthing the Houdini story
He was born, but where?
From rags to rags
King of the necktie cutters
Pygmalion of east 69th Street
Dressing up the act
Magic for sale!
Mr. Beck beckons
Don't walk on the grass
Queen's dress
Siberian mystery
Double-crossing.
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