The Illustrated History Of MagicBook - 2006
Set off on a magical history tour with Milbourne Christopher's classic Illustrated History of Magic. Follow the fascinating stories of the world's greatest conjurers, from sorcerer-priests in ancient Egypt, The Great Herrmann, Harry Kellar, Chung Ling Soo, Houdini, to modern miracle workers like David Copperfield, Siegfreid and Roy, and David Blaine. Filled with fantastic illustrations--poster art, photographs, illusion diagrams--this book is a feast for anyone interested in the conjuring arts.
Publisher: New York : Avalon Pub., 2006.
Edition: First Carroll & Graf edition, Updated edition
Branch Call Number: 793.8 Chr 2006
Characteristics: x, 514 pages : illustrations (some color)
Alternative Title: Magic