Performing Magic on the Western Stage: From the Eighteenth Century to the Present

Notes

Performing Magic on the Western Stage examines magic as a performing art and as a meaningful social practice, linking magic to cultural arenas such as religion, finance, gender, and nationality and profiling magicians from Robert-Houdin to Pen & Teller.

Editor Francesca Coppa, Lawrence Hass, and James Peck
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan US
ISBN 978-1-349-37464-9
Reference P3700
Date 2018
Type Publication

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