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    [Magic]. Endless Amusements. Or the Art of Legerdemain Made Easy. Boston: Published by Theodore Abbot, 1846. Twelfth edition. Twelvemo (5.625 x 3.375 inches; 143 x 86 mm.). 108 pages. Frontispiece included in pagination and numerous in-text engravings. Recent three-quarter maroon leather over marbled paper-covered pasteboard; marbled endpapers. All edges trimmed. Minor edge wear to binding; slight scuffing and some soft creasing to leather; corners bumped. Top edge of text block darkened. Tape at rear lower corner from frontispiece, causing discoloration on opposite side; a bit of light spot and thumbsoiling; a few short tears from fore-edges scattered throughout text block. Very good.

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    March, 2019
    6th Wednesday
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