Coverart for item
The Resource Houdini : art and magic, Brooke Kamin Rapaport ; with contributions by Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]

Houdini : art and magic, Brooke Kamin Rapaport ; with contributions by Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]

Label
Houdini : art and magic
Title
Houdini
Title remainder
art and magic
Statement of responsibility
Brooke Kamin Rapaport ; with contributions by Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rapaport, Brooke Kamin
Dewey number
  • 793.8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1545.H8
LC item number
R37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1874-1926
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Brinkley, Alan
  • Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Houdini, Harry
  • Identity (Psychology) in art
  • Art and popular culture
  • Art and popular culture
Label
Houdini : art and magic, Brooke Kamin Rapaport ; with contributions by Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Jewish Museum in New York and three other institutions between Oct. 31, 2010 and May 13, 2012
Bar code
  • 31223092238451
  • 31223092238469
  • 31223092238360
  • 31223092238394
  • 31223092238444
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography 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
Houdini's transformation in visual culture / Brooke Kamin Rapaport -- The immigrant world of Harry Houdini / Alan Brinkley -- Houdini's the rabbi's son / Kenneth Silverman -- Bess : the magician's assistant, the magician's wife / Hasia R. Diner -- Drawings by Raymond Pettibon -- Considering Houdini : interviews / E.L. Doctorow ... [et al.] -- The many lives of Harry and Bess Houdini : a chronology / Gabriel de Guzman -- Houdini's magic apparatus : needle threading, handcuffs, metamorphosis trunk, milk can, water torture cell, straitjacket
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780300146844
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010008394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 540644081
  • (OCoLC)540644081
Label
Houdini : art and magic, Brooke Kamin Rapaport ; with contributions by Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Jewish Museum in New York and three other institutions between Oct. 31, 2010 and May 13, 2012
Bar code
  • 31223092238451
  • 31223092238469
  • 31223092238360
  • 31223092238394
  • 31223092238444
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography 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
Houdini's transformation in visual culture / Brooke Kamin Rapaport -- The immigrant world of Harry Houdini / Alan Brinkley -- Houdini's the rabbi's son / Kenneth Silverman -- Bess : the magician's assistant, the magician's wife / Hasia R. Diner -- Drawings by Raymond Pettibon -- Considering Houdini : interviews / E.L. Doctorow ... [et al.] -- The many lives of Harry and Bess Houdini : a chronology / Gabriel de Guzman -- Houdini's magic apparatus : needle threading, handcuffs, metamorphosis trunk, milk can, water torture cell, straitjacket
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780300146844
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010008394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 540644081
  • (OCoLC)540644081

Library Locations

    • Marina LibraryBorrow it
      1890 Chestnut Street, San Francisco, CA, 94123, US
      37.801325 -122.434154
    • Ortega LibraryBorrow it
      3223 Ortega Street, San Francisco, CA, 94122, US
      37.751163 -122.498094
    • Western AdditionBorrow it
      1550 Scott Street, San Francisco, CA, 94115, US
      37.784121 -122.437503
    • San Francisco Public LibraryBorrow it
      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
Processing Feedback ...