Fantastic book by the great magic author, and close friend of Houdini, Will Goldston. Beautifully illustrated throughout, includes a large sections on fake mediums, card manipulations, close-up magic, stage illusions and a section dedicated to the magic of De Biere.
Condition: Good, dust jacket with many tears and losses, fading to covers and spine, some foxing, particularly to endpapers, a good, tight copy.
Year: 1948 (of 1942)
Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd.
Dimensions: 19 X 13cm