S. S. Adams was an innovator in jokes and magic. This book explores the life of this excentric man, his factory and business and the products produced by his firm. A joy to read for those interested in the development of magic and jokes through time. The book also includes many photographs of Adams' wares and reproductions of his adverts and catalogues. A must-have book for collectors of magic, jokes and novelties. 


Condition: Very good, a few minor bumps to the cover, nearly new. 


Year: 2002

Publisher: 1878 Press Co.

Pages: 154

Dimensions (to nearest cm): 28 X 22cm

S. S. Adams, High Priest of Pranks and Merchant of Magic - William V. Rauscher