Thursday, December 20, 2007
Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Monday, December 17, 2007
Thursday, December 13, 2007
Le Retour à la raison - Starring Kiki.
"The film was first shown shown at the "Cœur à Barbe" evening at the Theater Michel in July 6th. The film was ill-received by the audience, partly because the film broke twice during its projection." Link…
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Monday, December 10, 2007
Friday, December 07, 2007
"With some hesitancy of speech but the loving touch of a collector he opened his parcel. "I have brought you, sir, only a few of my treasures, sir, but if you will call - "
I heard no more. I remember only raising my hands before my eyes, as if I had been dazzled by a sudden shower of diamonds. In his trembling hands lay priceless treasures for which I had sought in vain … In the presence of his collection I lost all track of time."
- Evanion’s collection as described by Harry Houdini in his book The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin, London, 1909. Link…