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The Witch of Lime Street

Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World

The Witch of Lime Street( )
Author: Jaher, David
ISBN:978-0-307-45106-4
Publication Date:Oct 2015
Publisher:Crown/Archetype
Imprint:Crown
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.00
Book Description:

History comes alive in this textured account of the rivalry between Harry Houdini and the so-called Witch of Lime Street, whose iconic lives intersected at a time when science was on the verge of embracing the paranormal. The 1920s are famous as the golden age of jazz and glamour, but it was also an era of fevered yearning for communion with the spirit world, after the loss of tens of millions in the First World War and the Spanish-flu epidemic. A desperate search...
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