What is a summary of the story "The Magic Shop"?
The narrator and his son, Gip, happen upon a magic shop. Through the window of the shop, they see lots of "alluring little objects" such as "magic balls, magic hens, wonderful cones, [and] ventriloquist dolls." Gip indicates to his father that he would like one of the objects in the window, that object being a magic bottle.
Inside the shop, Gip and his father meet the shopman. The shopman shows them some tricks, and assures them that the magic sold in the shop is "Genuine" and involves "absolutely no deception." The shopman takes the father's hat and shakes from it a seemingly endless supply of "crumpled, crinkled paper." The supply of paper grows...
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