Resultados para: robert houdin
Excerpt from The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin For a time the disappointment killed all. Creative power. With no laurel wreath to carve, my tools lay idle. The spirit of investigation languished. Then came the reaction. There was work to be done. Those...sob encomenda
Excerpt from Memoirs of Robert-Houdin, Vol. 2 of 2: Ambassador, Author, and Conjuror When one of these gentlemen rang at my door, an electric communication struck a bell in my workroom I was thus warned and put on my guard. My servant opened the door...sob encomenda
'Conjurer's Confessions' by Robert-Houdin is a compilation of stories on modern magic based on true incidents. A gothic-fiction with elements of suspense, mystery and horror. The suspicious environment created by the author through out the book is...