Ten years in production, this encyclopedia volume contains the complete advertisements, wonderful artwork, and instructions for more than 175 effects, gimmicks, and props made by the famous Petrie-Lewis Manufacturing company. Plus…Articles by such esteemed magical historians as John Booth and the late Dr. John Henry Grossman, shedding light on the history of the P&L company, the founding of Mysto Manufacturing Company, and the creation of the legendary Mysto Magic Sets.
– More than 275 pages profusely illustrated with historic photos
– 12 pages of full color photos.
The P&L Book is the comprehensive guide to this foremost manufacturer of superbly crafted magical apparatus.
This Book is hardbound in gold stamped royal blue cloth with the glow red P&L Mephistophelian face on the cover. A limited edition publication, this is certain to become a prized possession in the coming years.
Effect categories included:
– Bottles, Cans, and Lotas
– Candles and Rockets
– Cups and Bowls
– Paper and Wood
– Pencils and Crayons
– Reels and Pulls
– Ribbons, Rings, and Rope
– Shooting Through a Woman