Houdini's Box : The Art of Escape, Paperback


Adam Phillips explores mankind's ongoing fascination with ideas of escape, looking at the great Harry Houdini and a case history of a little girl obsessed with hide and seek; at the notoriously reclusive poet Emily Dickinson and a man who believes it is his destiny to always be in flight, whether from women or his analyst.

This is Adam Phillips' most captivating book to date.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber
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  • Category: Biography: general
  • ISBN: 9780571206650



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