This book tracks the history of Kempelen's legendary "automaton" chess player. A great read, well illustrated and indexed, a must for magic history fans. First edition hardback.

 

Condition: Very good. A few minor knocks to the top and bottom of spine.

 

Year:  2002

Publisher: Walker and Company.

Pages: 272

Dimensions: 20 X 14cm

The Turk - Tom Standage

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