By: ROBERT-HOUDIN, Jean Eugene WRAXALL, Lascelles, trans. CHRISTOPHER, Milbourne, intro.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York, 1964,:
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ROBERT-HOUDIN, Jean Eugene. Memoirs of Robert-Houdin. Translated from the French by Lascelles Wraxall. With a New Introduction and Notes by Milbourne Christopher. Newly Illustrated with Rare Prints, Playbills and Documents from the Christopher Collection. New York : Dover Publications, Inc., (1964).Pp (4),v-xvi,1-336,(16). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Cover title : Memoirs of Robert-Houdin, King of the Conjurers. Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (1805-1871) was a French magician, and is widely considered the father of the modern style of conjuring. Harry Houdini took his stage n... View More...