The Modern Conjurer And Drawing Room Entertainer.
C. Arthur Pearson Ltd. Henrietta Street.
by c. lang neil. explaining and illustrating tricks by j. n. maskelyne, trewey, charles bertram, t. nelson downs, mdlle. patrice, paul valadon, h. de manche. l. graham lewis, frank kennard, ellis stanyon and others. with over 500 original illustrations from photographs. third edition.
8vo. 8.75 x 5.75 inches. 388 +  +  pp. Hamley Bros. advertisement. Bound in original blue cloth with black titles. Minor wear to lower edge of boards, but otherwise a very good clean copy. Illustrated by over 500 photographic text figures. Well illustrated practical guide to home and parlour tricks, including card, coin, ball, handkerchief tricks, plate spinning and paper folding, etc., with prices of conjuring requisites and apparatus at the end. The first edition was published 1903 and a fourth one appeared in 1937.
[Stock No. 27200]