Used book in fair condition - Fourth printing of this profusely illustrated collection of magical tricks 1955
Goldston was an accomplished magician who made his debut at age 17 as Carl Devo. By the time he was 20, he had become a solo magician and professional dealer—as manager of the “Conjuring, Theatrical, & Entertainment Departments” at Gamage’s Department Store in London. Goldston also founded “The Magicians’ Club,” acting as club treasurer alongside Harry Houdini who served as president. This volume was originally published in 1935.