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Houdini

Houdini

A series of illustrations for a self-directed book about Harry Houdini's life, including his most famous escapes and illusions. The spreads and typography take influence from the letterpress posters of the era.

Houdini Flies Over Australia
Houdini's Straightjacket Escape
Houdini Rope Escape