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Lot NumberTitleFinal Price
1 Magic Made Easy by Harry Houdini. King of Cards…Monarch of Shackles and Handcuffs. 8000
2 America’s Sensational Perplexer. 2800
3 America’s Sensational Perplexer. 2200
4 Life and Adventures of Houdini: Containing an Account of His Famous Test with Weed Chain Tire Grips. 425
5 The Famous Houdini. The Original Jail Breaker and Hand Cuff King. 6000
6 Handcuff Secrets Exposed. Illustrated Life and History of Houdini. 600
7 Handcuff Tricks Exposed. Illustrated Life and History of Houdini. 1700
8 Life, History and Handcuff Secrets of Houdini. 1300
9 Life, History and Handcuff Secrets of Houdini. 375
10 The Adventurous Life of a Versatile Artist. 4200
11 Life, History and Handcuff Secrets of Houdini. 250
12 The Adventurous Life of a Versatile Artist. 100
13 The Adventurous Life of a Versatile Artist. 80
14 Houdini Spiritualism-Themed Pitch Book. 150
15 Houdini Final Tour Souvenir Program. 325
16 Report of the Meeting Held at the South Broad Street Theatre Philadelphia, Pa. 125
17 Il Mistero Di Osiris, or The Mystery of the Jewel (Talisman). 3400
18 Yar, The Primeval Man. 200
19 Mysterious Mr. Yu or Haldane of the Secret Service. 750
20 The Grim Game Promotional Brochure. 125
21 The Master Mystery Promotional Puzzle Booklet. 425
22 Tras La Pantalla. 375
23 The Justly World Famous Self-Liberator Harry Houdini. 700
24 Hardeen. 900
25 Life and History of Hardeen. 70
26 Houdini: His Life and Work in Prose and Picture. 125
27 De Amateur Boeien-Koning. 100
28 O Atleta Desaparecido. 300
29 Houdini Exposes the Tricks Used by the Boston Medium “Margery”. Advance Copy. 375
30 The Right Way to Do Wrong. 100
31 Conjurers’ Monthly Magazine. 400
32 A Magician Among the Spirits. 250
33 Prospectus with Order Form for A Magician Among the Spirits. 80
34 The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin. 125
35 The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin. 100
36 Handcuff Secrets. 375
37 Houdini’s Paper Magic. 800
38 Houdini's Paper Magic 325
39 Houdini's Paper Magic 80
40 Prospectus with Order Form for Houdini’s Paper Magic. 225
41 Miracle Mongers and Their Methods. 700
42 Miracle Mongers and Their Methods. PASS
43 Elliot's Last Legacy. 550
44 Magical Rope Ties & Escapes 375
45 The Master Mystery. 400
46 Houdini Unmasked. 400
47 Houdini and Conan Doyle. 175
48 Where Houdini Was Wrong. 70
49 Five Vintage Works on Houdini’s Life and Magic. 150
50 Five Vintage Booklets on Houdini. 50
51 Sensational Tales of Mystery Men. 200
52 The Book of Hindoo Mysteries and Spiritualist Work Revealed. 50
53 Thrilling Episodes of John Clempert. 600
54 Cunning, the “Jail Breaker.” 350
55 The Life and Adventures of Jack Sheppard, House and Prison Breaker. 30
56 The Great Handcuff and Gaol Breaking Mystery Exposed. PASS
57 Life History of Harry Kardoc The Famous Handcuff King and Jail Breaker. 325
58 The Lure of the Lock: The John M. Mossman Collection. 475
59 Group of 19 Pitch Books and Pamphlets on Escape Artists. 1200
60 Group of Ephemera Related to Escape Artists. 1900
61 Glass Column Mystery Clock 5500
62 Buried Alive! Egyptian Fakirs Outdone. Master Mystifier. Houdini. 6500
63 The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin. 800
64 Houdini. 350
65 S.A.M. Membership Card Signed by Harry Houdini. 1100
66 Magicians’ Autograph Album Signed by Houdini, Malini, Chung Ling Soo, and Others. 4200
67 Signed Photograph of Houdini’s Historic Flight in Australia. 3800
68 Providence Tool Co. Handcuffs. Houdini—Wresch Collection. 9500
69 Screw-Key Barrel Padlock. Houdini—Dunninger Collection. 4600
69A Barrel Key from Houdini’s Collection. 2800
70 Houdini Day Memorial Miramar Swimming Pool Flyer. 500
71 Houdini Engraved Bookplate. 70
72 Portrait of Harry Houdini, Inscribed and Signed. 2800
73 Portrait of Hardeen, Inscribed and Signed. 350
74 Portrait of Hardeen, Inscribed and Signed. 200
75 Portrait Photograph of Harry Houdini. 800
76 The Grim Game Lobby Photo. 1000
77 Houdini Straitjacket Escape Stunt Photograph. 700
78 Candid Photograph of a Houdini Underwater Escape Stunt. 3000
79 Photograph of Houdini with the Sioux City Chief of Police. 800
80 Snapshot of a Houdini Imitator in a “Crazy Crib.” Snapshot of Houdini in Germany with Family Members. 125
81 Snapshot of Houdini in Germany with Family Members. 1300
82 Conjurers’ Monthly Magazine Advertisement with Order Form. PASS
83 Temple Theatre Signed Letter Certifying Record-Breaking Attendance at Houdini’s Engagement. 500
84 Houdini Contract Attachment Bearing a Stage Plot and Property List. 500
85 Houdini Trunk Escape Challenge Letter. 1500
86 Houdini Typed Letter Signed, on Rare Letterhead. 2600
87 Vintage Photograph of Houdini’s Grave. 125
88 Photograph of Houdini and “The Greats.” 125
89 Harry Houdini Typed Letter, Signed. 1400
90 Typed Letter Signed by Houdini. 1200
91 Portrait Photograph of Harry Houdini. 375
92 Photograph of Harry Houdini. 80
93 Houdini “Master Mystifier” Postcard. 375
94 Houdini World War I Card. 90
95 Tremendous Success of Houdini. 900
96 Houdini Performing at the Yar. 300
97 Houdini Theatrical Program. 175
98 Houdini Palace Music Hall Playbill. 325
99 Pictorial Houdini Handbill. 650
100 Houdini Vaudeville Show Handbill. 650
101 Edward Saint Business Card. 100
102 News Photo of Bess Houdini With Houdini’s Mirror Cuffs. 100
103 Run of Fifteen S.A.M. Banquet Programs Featuring Houdini and Others. 600
104 . Group of Houdini Photos and Ephemera. 300
105 Signed Photograph of Tony Curtis. 125
106 Album of Houdini First Day Covers / Issues. 300
107 Houdini: His Legend and His Magic. 125
108 Houdini Unlocked. 500
109 Houdini—The Key. 200
110 Conjurers’ Monthly Magazine. 175
111 A Magician Among the Spirits. 150
112 The Secret Life of Houdini Box Set, and Advanced Copy. 90
113 Shelf of Biographies of Harry Houdini. 500
114 . Group of 26 Reprints and Facsimile Editions of Books By or About Houdini. 225
115 . Group of Houdini Monographs and Research Works. 425
116 Collection of Vintage Pulps and Periodicals Related to Houdini. 200
117 Lot of 65 Booklets and Publications Related to Escapology. 225
118 Collection of Books Featuring Houdini in Children’s Literature, Poetry, Comics, and Entertainment. 125
119 Group of 13 Volumes on Spiritualism, Mediumship, and Psychics. 100
120 Shelf of Volumes Related to Locks and Punishment. 425
121 Large File of Magazines Related to Houdini. 200
122 Collection of Houdini Toys, Games, and Memorabilia. 375
123 Austrian Thumb Cuffs. 275
124 Vintage Thumb Cuffs. Lot of Four. 100
125 Marlin Firearms Handcuffs. 200
126 Hiatt Darby Handcuffs. 90
127 Mattatuck Handcuffs. Lot of Three. 200
128 Tower Bean Pattern Handcuffs. 90
129 Tower Double Lock Handcuffs. 80
130 Pair of Tower Handcuffs. 100
131 Bean Patrolman / Prison Handcuffs. 90
132 H&R Arms Company Handcuffs. 80
133 Peerless Handcuffs. Lot of Two. 90
134 Bean Cobb Handcuffs. 375
135 Group of Seven Vintage Handcuffs. 200
136 Australian Torture Crib / Crazy Crib. 150
137 Torture Cage and Wrist Chopper. 250
138 Alexander The Man Who Knows. 3400
139 Ask Alexander. 650
140 Alexander. The Man Who Knows. 375
141 Alexander The Man Who Knows. 375
142 World’s Super Magician. Blackstone. 175
143 Cardini / A Deft Manipulator. 375
144 Felix Herrmann / Nephew of Herrmann The Great In a Wonderful Program of Original Creations. PASS
145 Group of Twelve International Brotherhood of Magicians Convention Window Cards. PASS
146 Carter the Great. Do the Dead Materialize? 950
147 Carter the Great. The Modern Priestess of Delphi: Your Mind is an Open Book to Her. 900
148 Carter the Great. Shooting a Marked Bullet. 750
149 A Dream of Wealth. Chung Ling Soo. PASS
150 Have You Seen Dante? 275
151 Fu Manchu. The Magician of Asia. 2400
152 George. the Supreme Master of Magic. Triumphant American Tour. 700
153 George. The Supreme Master of Magic. Triumphant American Tour. 700
154 Germain the Wizard. 250
155 See The Great Kar-Mi Troupe. 400
156 Der Mann in Der Kanne. Direktor Kassner. 850
157 Kassner Illusionen. 550
158 Kellar. The Witch, the Sailor, and the Enchanted Monkey. 1900
159 Kellar The Great Magician. 500
160 LeRoy Talma Bosco. 500
161 Three Maro “Prince of Magic” Window Cards. 225
162 Book Now! Murray. PASS
163 In Person Neff/Madhouse of Mystery. 325
164 Newmann the Great. Hypnotist and Mind Reader. 200
165 Chevalier Nic Illusion. 275
166 Ramiro / Brocken-Zauber. 375
167 The Amazing Randi. The Man No Jail Can Hold! 200
168 Dr. Rome Presents his Original Chamber of Horrors. 425
169 P.T. Selbit’s Mighty Cheese. 1400
170 Original Spook Show Poster Art. 250
171 Cirque des Alliés. Steens. 1000
172 Do the Spirits Come Back? Thurston The Great Magician. 1500
173 Thurston. World’s Famous Magician. 600
174 Thurston the Great Magician. The Wonder Show of the Universe. 850
175 Thurston The Great Magician. A Cabinet Full of Spooks Liberated By His Touch. 600
176 Thurston / 18th Year America’s Only Magician. 550
177 German Conjuring Stock Poster. 100
178 Second Sight / Mentalist Magician. 150
179 Conjuring Stock Poster. 225
180 Magician’s Stock Poster. 375
181 Group of Four Magicians’ Window Cards. 225
182 Group of Five Magicians’ Window Cards. 275
183 Virgil and Julie. Pair of Hand-Painted Lobby Boards. 475
184 Illusionen Kio. 50
185 Kio. Pair of Circus Magic Posters. 150
186 The Magic Castle Hollywood. PASS
187 The Fashionable Science of Parlor Magic. PASS
188 The Fashionable Science of Parlor Magic. 300
189 Art of Conjuring Made Easy, (The); or, Instructions for Performing the Most Astonishing Sleight-of-Hand Feats. 200
190 Struggles and Triumphs; or, Forty Year’s Recollections. 225
191 Beckmann’s History of Inventions, Discoveries and Origins. 50
192 Drawing-Room Magic. A Manual of Mystical Mysteries. 150
193 Boy’s Treasury of Sports, (The). 90
194 Breslaw’s Last Legacy; or, The Whole Art of Legerdemain. 1500
195 Conjuror’s Magazine, (The); or Magical and Physiognomical Mirror. Vol. 1. 175
196 The Secret Out; or 1,000 Tricks With Cards. 150
197 The Whole Art of Legerdemain; or, Hocus Pocus in Perfection. 4200
198 Professeur De Vere. Le Fakir et sa Fille: Enchantee Miss Lily Edith. 400
199 Magicians’ Own Book, (The). 100
200 The Fireside Magician; or, The Art of Natural Magic Made Easy. 125
201 Life and Adventures of Robert-Houdin, the Celebrated French Conjuror. 150
202 Memoirs of Robert-Houdin. PASS
203 Tricks and Delusions With Cards. 325
204 I Giuochi Numerici Fatti Arcani Palesati. 375
205 Magie, oder die Zauberkrafte der Natur. 425
206 Entdeckte Geheimnisse der Zauberen. 250
207 Joco-Seriorum Naturae et Artis. 900
208 The Expert At the Card Table. 4800
209 Magical Experiments, or Science in Play. 100
210 Modern Magic/ More Magic. 125
211 Isn’t It Wonderful? PASS
212 Blackstone’s Secrets of Magic [Signed Twice]. 200
213 The Art of Magic. 200
214 A Magician’s Tour. 200
215 Beware Familiar Spirits. PASS
216 Spirit Slate Writing and Kindred Phenomena. 125
217 Sleight of Hand. 400
218 My Life of Magic. 425
219 Zingone’s Recorded Card Tricks Vol. 1. 80
220 The Man Who Lives in Paradise [Signed] and Other Works. 150
221 Clasic Magic Series. 2000
222 The Ultimate Okito. 325
223 Thayer Quality Magic 125
224 The Encyclopedia of Stage Illusions. 550
225 Invocation. 375
226 Cards as Weapons. 150
227 Learned Pigs and Fireproof Women 125
228 Five Deluxe or Limited Edition Reprints of Conjuring Classics. 500
229 Roy Benson By Starlight. 80
230 Salon De Magie. 175
231 Buatier de Kolta: Genius of Illusion. 100
233 Nine Vintage Magic Books. 100
234 Extensive File of Vintage and Modern Magic Catalogs and Dealer Lists. 350
235 Group of Miscellaneous Magic Books. 175
236 Lot 18 Volumes on Magic and Allied Arts. 175
237 Lot of 17 Volumes of Conjuring. 225
238 Group of Metal Puzzles and Related Books. 150
239 Prospectus Letter to Life & Mysteries of the Celebrated Dr. Q. 500
240 Signor Blitz Autograph Letter Signed. 450
241 Signor Blitz Autograph Quotation Signed. 175
242 Dunville’s Old Irish Whiskey Bank Note. 375
243 Chung Ling Soo Portrait Postcard. 150
244 Photograph of David Devant in Royal Command Performance Costume. 150
245 Cabinet Card Portrait of Robert Heller. 800
246 Heller’s Wonders. First Programme in New York. (400) 400/600 Herrmann’s Great Book of Mystery. 400
247 Herrmann’s Great Book of Mystery. 475
248 Southwark Fair. 250
249 Carbonette Cabinet Card Portrait of Harry Kellar. 950
250 Kellar Autograph Letter Signed to A.M. Wilson. 225
251 Okito Throw Out Card. 3000
252 La Malle des Indes. 150
253 Thurston “Tan San” Throw-Out Card. 800
254 Group of Magicians’ Ephemera Signed by Doug Henning and Others. 125
255 The Great Kalanag’s Magic Circle M.I.M.C. Badge. 425
256 Kalanag’s Badge to the Magicians’ Club London and Other Groups. 800
257 Group of Kalanag’s Magic Organization and Convention Pins, and Small Personal Effects. 650
258 Silk Pistol Owned by The Great Kalanag. 950
259 Copper Cups and Balls Owned by Kalanag. 1000
260 The Great Kalanag’s Carved Figural Ivory-Tipped Wand. 3200
261 Group of Kalanag Correspondence and Ephemera. 700
262 Kalanag Biographical Publications, Drafts, and Typescripts. 350
263 The Seven Circles. 350
264 Manuel Pratique D’Illusionnisme et de Prestidigitation. 275
265 Chinese Iron Red Porcelain Baluster Vase Depicting Foo Lions. 250
266 Chinese Iron Red Porcelain Baluster Vase Depicting Foo Lions. 175
267 Ceramic Buddha Figure Owned by Kalanag. 250
268 Lion Pricket Candlestick Owned by The Great Kalanag. 400
269 Chinese Linking Rings Owned by The Great Kalanag. 550
270 Mirror Vase Owned by The Great Kalanag. 400
271 Horst Mueller’s Money Maker / Self-Made Money. 425
272 Dai Vernon and Magic Castle Memorabilia. Horst Mueller Collection. 425
273 Horst Mueller’s Magic Circle of Germany Pins, Badges, and Memorabilia. 250
274 Magicians’ Correspondence and Ephemera. Horst Mueller Collection. 2200
275 Blooming Orange Tree Automaton and Music Box. 7500
276 Self-Levitation Automaton. 950
277 Siegfried & Roy Automaton. 1300
278 Harlequin Trapezist Automaton. 1400
279 Geisha Girl Automaton. 1000
280 Laetitia Princess of the Air Automaton. 750
281 Clown with Vanishing Head Automaton. 2000
282 Valerie Costume Change Automaton. 2400
283 The Turk Automaton. 2400
284 Japanese Conjurer Automaton. 900
285 Freer Tile Puzzle. 450
286 Satyr Head Automaton. 3600
287 The Alan Wakeling Automaton. 500
288 Thayer Billiard Ball Box. 600
289 Thayer Devil’s Mail Box. PASS
290 Cannonball Vase. 4800
291 Blue Phantom. 650
292 Thayer Chinese Jug and Rope or “Prayer” Vase 950
293 Vanishing Card Case. 275
294 Fire Bowl. 700
295 Bran Vase. 475
296 Card Tripod. 300
297 Brass Fire Globe. 225
298 Snuff Vase. 250
299 Ball Column. 400
300 Cotton Coffee Vase. 150
301 Ring in Egg Vase. 375
302 Brass Snuff Vase. 300
303 Brass Snuff Vase. 475
304 Brass Flag Vase. 175
305 Brass Fire Globe. 450
306 Bran Glass and Cover. 200
307 Brass Flag Vase. 150
308 Fire Globe. 450
309 Brass Coffee Vase. 125
310 Copper Guinea Pig Vase. 950
311 Giant Brass Flag Vase. 275
312 Triple Color Change Egg Vase. 150
313 Morison Pillbox. 150
314 Passe Passe Ball Vase. 650
315 Small Traveling Ball Vase. 375
316 Ball Vase and Hammer. 125
317 Morison Pill Box. 150
318 Divination Bottle. 125
319 "Melting Pot" Coin Vase. 100
320 Ball Vase. 900
321 Passe Passe Ball Vase. 400
322 Morison Pill Box. 550
324 Large Ball Vase Deluxe. 125
325 Morison Pill Box. 150
326 Standard Ball Vase Deluxe. 80
327 Large Traveling Ball Vase Set. 750
328 Giant Morison Pill Box. 650
329 Ball Vase and Hammer. 175
331 Impressive Group of Vintage Klingl Tricks. 225
332 Conjuring Tricks Magic Set. 175
333 Le Petit Escamoteur Magic Set. 125
334 Maskelyne’s Mysteries Magic Set. 275
335 Double-Drawer Maskelyne’s Mysteries Magic Set. 125
336 Robin’s Miracle Series Magic Set. PASS
337 Die Box. 100
338 Coffee Vase. 100
339 Pair of Jack Gwynne Flip Over Vanish Boxes. 100
340 Jewel Chest of Ching See. 175
341 Block Go. 50
342 Okito-Redmon Silk Cabby. 175
343 Billiard Ball Stand. 550
344 Dove Pan. 175
345 Copenetro. 175
346 Melting Bullet / Drumhead Tube / Plug Box. 250
347 Group of Appearing Birdcages and Chandelier 750
348 Chick and Dove Pans. 100
349 Joss House Drawer Box. 325
350 Money Maker. 300
351 Jumbo Slat Card Frame. 200
352 Coin Vase 275
353 Marlin Coin Cups 275
354 Coin Casket 200
355 Lyre Card Rise 200
356 Ball Vase and Hammer 200
357 Chu's Magic Card Star 550
358 Die and Silk Casket 175
359 Billiard Ball Stand 250
360 Millenium Prediction Chest. 550
361 Copper Paul Fox Cups. 200
362 Curious Cubes. PASS
363 Nest of Boxes. 375
365 Linking Ring Set. 50
366 Dr. X Ray Vision System and “Light” Card Table. 1500
367 Fire Cage. 300
368 Vanishing Bird Cage. 600
369 Group of Wooden Puzzles, Some Related to Houdini. 225
370 Stainless Steel Cups and Balls. 150
371 Wooden Cups and Balls. 100
372 Wooden Cups and Balls. 125
373 Sucker Block Box. 200
374 Mikame Pirate’s Nest of Boxes. 150
375 Mikame Sand Frame. 90
376 Mikame Jumbo Card Rise. 90
377 Mikame Sword Table. PASS
378 Mikame MC Light Table. 325
379 Mikame Magician’s Stand. 175
380 Mikame Married Couples Drawer. 175
381 Mikame Colonial Table. 80
382 Mikame Photo Frame. 70
383 Mikame Mujinzo Production Box. 150
384 Mikame MC Table. 325
385 Mikame MC Arm Guillotine. 150
386 Mikame Little Bird Cage. 70
387 Mikame Dancing Iron and Club. 150
388 Mikame X-Ray Box. 150
389 Mikame Deluxe Super Cup. 375
390 Mikame Production Casket. 125
391 Group of 11 Mikame Tricks with Silks. 275
392 Group of Seven Mikame Card Tricks. 175
393 Group of Seven Mikame Coin Tricks. 125
394 Group of 12 Mikame Close-Up and Mentalism Tricks. 200
395 Mikame Suitcase Table. 300
396 Mikame Double Western Drawer Box. 100
397 Mikame Prediction Board. 125
398 Mikame Magic Mirror. 175
399 Mikame MC Casino Box. 125
400 Mikame Flower Vase. 100
401 Mikame Super Cup. 175
402 Mikame Penetration Block. 125
403 Mikame Dual Ring Box. 100
404 Mikame Coin Castle. 275
405 Mikame Vanishing Dove Cage. 400
406 Mikame Jumbo Mirror-A-Cle. 225
407 Mikame MC Pro Table. 275
408 Mikame Milk to Light Bulb. 300
409 Mikame Amazing Attaché. 200
410 Mikame Dove Drawer. 50
411 Mikame Mental Prediction Act. 100
412 Mikame Harbin Table. 250
413 Mikame Psychic Drawer. 275
414 Group of Three Mikame Tricks. 125
415 Group of Five Mikame Tricks. 125
416 Mikame Magician’s Changing Chest. 150
417 Mikame Zig Zag Can. 200
418 Mikame Pro Appearing Table. 175
419 Mikame Encyclopedia for Magicians. 175
420 Mikame Coin Ladder. 125
421 Mikame Newspaper Take Apart Vanish Box. 150
422 Lot of Over a Dozen Small Mikame Tricks. 250
423 Group of 12 Mikame Wooden Vases and Bottle Tricks. 475
424 Group of Five Mikame Treasure Box Tricks. 150
425 Group of Eleven Mikame Production Boxes. 450
426 Mikame Divine Spirit Box. 150
427 Mikame Craft Cocktail Table. 400
428 Mikame Three Screen Production Table. 200
429 Mikame Imperial Bottle Production. 250
430 Group of Multiplying Billiard Ball Sets by Mikame and Others. 300
431 Group of Seven Rope and Mystery Related Tricks by Mikame and Others. PASS
432 Pair of Coffee Vases. 70
433 Pair of Morrissey Tricks. 30
434 Group of Stage Magic Tricks. 125
435 Group of Miscellaneous Magic Tricks. 325
436 Group of Small Vintage Magic Tricks and Gimmicks. 200
437 Group of Miscellaneous Vintage Magic Tricks. 200
438 Group of Miscellaneous Vintage Apparatus. 90