Lot 393 of 429:
William Larsen's Mental Mysteries inscribed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$48
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
The Mental Mysteries and Other Writings of William W. Larsen, Sr. - presentation copy
Author:
Larsen, William
Place:
Los Angeles
Publisher:
Genii Publishing Company
Date:
1977
Description:

221 pp. Illustrated with portrait frontispiece, numerous illustrated plates.  (8vo), original maroon cloth lettered in gilt

Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Loring Campbell - To our very good friend of many years with very best wishes, genuinely [?], Bill Larsen Sr. 3-28-78." 

Larsen was the founder and editor of Genii magazine with his wife Gerrie Larsen. He also created the idea of a "magician's club" which his two sons William Larsen, Jr. and Milt Larsen eventually brought to life as The Magic Castle. Bill and Milt also created the "It's Magic" stage shows.

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Condition:
A bit of rubbing to edges; near fine or better.
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Item number:
309074a
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