More Conjuring: Simple Tricks for Social Gatherings by Hercat, 1912.
The Unmasking of Robert-Houdin by Harry Houdini, 1908. This book revises the historical record on the claims of Robert-Houdin in his (ghost-written) “autobiography”, shared here in 2013. The industrious student … Continue reading
Indian Conjuring by L. H. Branson, 1922. And here is Penn and Teller’s visit to India, mentioned in a video earlier in the week:
Magic by Ellis Stanyon, 1901. In which are given clear and concise explanations of all the well-known illusions, as well as many new ones
Magic, Stage Illusions and Scientific Diversions Including Trick Photography by Alberta Hopkins, 1897.