This remarkable book explores the history of Maskelyne and Cooke's time at the Egyptian Hall in London. It is the essential reference for Maskelyne's early career and is a wealth of good information about British magic's most interesting period. Illustrated throughout with photographic plates and well indexed. Only 500 of these were printed.


An essential reference text for anyone interested in the history of British magic and an enjoyable read.


Condition: Very good, some minor wear to dust jacket, some very minor wear to top and bottom of spine, page edges and end papers very slightly yellowed. Best condition copy I've handled.


Year: 1967

Publisher: George A. Jenness

Pages: 93

Dimensions (to nearest cm): 25 X 19cm

Maskelyne and Cooke, Egyptian Hall, London, 1873-1904 - George A. Jenness