Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd 3 Henrietta Street, W.C.2 and Parkside Works, Edinburgh.
By cecil bullivant revised by freda holmdahl. with contributions by rodney bennett, barbara storey, cecil wynn, and j. st. denys reed. profusely illustrated. new and revised edition.
8vo. 9 x 6.25 inches. viii + 384 pp. Bound in original grey and red decorative cloth with grey and black titles. A little edge wear to extremities and spotting of fly leaves and edges; otherwise a very good copy. Name inscribed on first free endpaper. Illustrated throughout by numerous text figures. Decorated by title page vignette. 'Conjuring Ventriloquism Theatricals Electrical and Scientific Illusions Marionettes Minstrelsy...etc.' A popular title on home amusements by Cecil Henry Bullivant, revised by Freda Holmdahl, author of The Rainy Day Book. It appeared in many editions since the first of 1910.
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