Item #75045 GREATER MAGIC: A Practical Treatise on Modern Magic, His Manuscripts and Noted Edited by Carl W. Jones and Jean Hugard. John Northern Hilliard.

GREATER MAGIC: A Practical Treatise on Modern Magic, His Manuscripts and Noted Edited by Carl W. Jones and Jean Hugard

Minneapolis: Carl Waring Jones, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. An encyclopedic work, covering magic with cards, silks, billiard balls, sponge balls, cups and balls, coins, cigarettes and cigars, bills, ropes, the Chinese linking rings, mentalism, magic squares, apparatus magic, stage illusions, and more. Initially, it was only distributed and advertised within the conjuring world. Thick octavo: 1004 p. with 1111 illustrations by Harlan Tarbell. Original red cloth binding, with gilt titles. The spine is sun faded, with some general shelfwear to the boards; else about very good. Very good. Item #75045

Price: $100.00

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