This well-researched and illustrated book explores magic in the Victorian age. It tells the stories of John Henry Anderson, John Henry Pepper, Colonel Stodare, J. N. Maskelyne, The Davenport Brothers and Charles Bertram, among others. Rightly regarded as a classic in magic history writing. 


Condition: Very good, some minor wear to dust jacket, really nice copy.


Binding: Hardback

Year:  1976

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul

Pages: 136

Dimensions: 24 X 16cm

Victorian Magic - Geoffrey Lamb