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The Resource Performing magic on the western stage : from the eighteenth century to the present, edited by Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck ; foreword by Eugene Burger

Performing magic on the western stage : from the eighteenth century to the present, edited by Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck ; foreword by Eugene Burger

Label
Performing magic on the western stage : from the eighteenth century to the present
Title
Performing magic on the western stage
Title remainder
from the eighteenth century to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck ; foreword by Eugene Burger
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
793.809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1595
LC item number
.P47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coppa, Francesca
  • Hass, Lawrence
  • Peck, James
Series statement
Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Magic
Label
Performing magic on the western stage : from the eighteenth century to the present, edited by Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck ; foreword by Eugene Burger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0818/2008021070.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life magic and staged magic: a hidden intertwining / Lawrence Hass -- The family romance of modern magic: contesting Robert-Houdin's cultural legacy in contemporary France / Graham M. Jones -- Magicians and the magic of Hollywood cinema during the 1920s / Matthew Solomon -- The body immaterial: magicians' assistants and the performance of labor / Francesca Coppa -- Conjuring capital: magic and finance from eighteenth-century London to the new Las Vegas / James Peck -- The sacred and the sleight of hand in American Indian gaming / Mary Lawlor -- Outdoing Ching Ling Foo / Christopher Stahl -- Intersecting illusions: performing magic, disability, and gender / Karen Dearborn -- Through a glass darkly: magic and religion in Western thought and practice / Susan L. Schwartz -- Illusions about illusions / Robert E. Neale
Control code
766094
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780230607880
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780230607880
  • (OCoLC)228631853
Label
Performing magic on the western stage : from the eighteenth century to the present, edited by Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck ; foreword by Eugene Burger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0818/2008021070.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life magic and staged magic: a hidden intertwining / Lawrence Hass -- The family romance of modern magic: contesting Robert-Houdin's cultural legacy in contemporary France / Graham M. Jones -- Magicians and the magic of Hollywood cinema during the 1920s / Matthew Solomon -- The body immaterial: magicians' assistants and the performance of labor / Francesca Coppa -- Conjuring capital: magic and finance from eighteenth-century London to the new Las Vegas / James Peck -- The sacred and the sleight of hand in American Indian gaming / Mary Lawlor -- Outdoing Ching Ling Foo / Christopher Stahl -- Intersecting illusions: performing magic, disability, and gender / Karen Dearborn -- Through a glass darkly: magic and religion in Western thought and practice / Susan L. Schwartz -- Illusions about illusions / Robert E. Neale
Control code
766094
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780230607880
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008021070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780230607880
  • (OCoLC)228631853

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