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(Signed!) Learned Pigs & Fireproof Women: Unique, Eccentric and Amazing Entertainers: Stone Eaters, Mind Readers, Poison Resisters, Daredevils, Singing Mice, Etc.

(Signed!) Learned Pigs & Fireproof Women: Unique, Eccentric and Amazing Entertainers: Stone Eaters, Mind Readers, Poison Resisters, Daredevils, Singing Mice, Etc.

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(Signed!) Learned Pigs & Fireproof Women: Unique, Eccentric and Amazing Entertainers: Stone Eaters, Mind Readers, Poison Resisters, Daredevils, Singing Mice, Etc.

by Ricky Jay

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ISBN 10
0446385905
ISBN 13
9780446385909
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New York: Warner Books, 1987. First Softcover edition. Near Fine. Richard Jay Potash (1946 2018) was an American stage magician, actor and writer In a profile for The New Yorker, Mark Singer called Jay "perhaps the most gifted sleight of hand artist alive" In addition to sleight of hand, Jay was known for his card tricks, card throwing, memory feats, and stage patter He also wrote extensively on magic and its history His acting credits included the films The Prestige, The Spanish Prisoner, Mystery Men, Heist, Boogie Nights, Tomorrow Never Dies, State and Main, House of Games and Magnolia, and the HBO series Deadwood In 2015 he was the subject of an episode of PBS's American Masters, the only magician ever profiled in the series For anyone who has not had the pleasure of seeing him perform, he has several videos on Youtube He was truly a "magician's magician"
This near fine softcover copy has only very slight edgewear Colors on the illustrated covers are still bright There is an inscription by Jay on the title page "For Hensy Basham, Mysticly thine, Ricky Jay, April, 1990" No other marks or damage at all
"Gift Quality" 343 [8] pp.

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Stanley Louis Remarkable Books (IOBA) US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
(Signed!) Learned Pigs & Fireproof Women: Unique, Eccentric and Amazing Entertainers: Stone Eaters, Mind Readers, Poison Resisters, Daredevils, Singing Mice, Etc.
Author
Ricky Jay
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Softcover edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0446385905
ISBN 13
9780446385909
Publisher
Warner Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1987

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