The Fireside Magician; or, the Art of Natural Magic Made Easy. Paul Preston.

The Fireside Magician; or, the Art of Natural Magic Made Easy

New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1870. 1st. Decorative Cloth. A handsome copy of the 1870 1st edition. Bright and solid and VG+ in its wonderful pictorial cloth. Very light soiling along the top-edge of the rear panel, otherwise remarkably clean. "Being a familiar and scientific explanation of legerdemain, physical amusement, recreative chemistry, diversions with cards, and of all the minor mysteries of mechanical magic, with feats, as performed in public by Herr Alexander, Robert Houdin, "The Wizard of the North" and distinguished conjurors of all ages and nations". 12mo, 132 pgs. plus wonderful publisher's ads at front and rear. Collectible; Very Good. Item #9749

Price: $750.00

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