Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape

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Houdini's Box explores four different escape artists. There is the case history of a little girl who is oddly committed to playing her own wayward version of hide and seek. There is Harry Houdini, the 'greatest Magician the World has ever Seen', who electrifies the world through a series of death-defying escapes, compulsively re-inventing and re-enacting his own confinement. There is a man who, Jonah-like, is always arriving at the place he was escaping from, who thinks it is his destiny to be in flight, whether from women ...

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Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape
2002, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375706233

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Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape
2002, Faber & Faber, London

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Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape
2001, Pantheon Books, New York, NY

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2001, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571206209

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