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Dr. Edwin Alfred Dawes (Born July, 6, 1925) is a Scottish collector, historiean and writer.  He has written many books and articles on the history of magic including the column ''A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities'' column in the [[Magic Circular]] starting in 1971.
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'''Dr. Edwin Alfred Dawes''' (b. 1925) is a Scottish collector, historian and writer.   
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He has written many books and articles on the history of magic including the column ''A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities'' column in the [[Magic Circular]] starting in May 1972.
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==Books==
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* [[Great Illusionists]] (1979)
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* [[The Barrister In The Circle]] (1983)
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* [[Charles Bertram: The Court Conjurer]] (1997)
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* [[Stodare: The Enigma Variations]] (1998)
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* [[Stanley Collins: Conjurer Collector and Iconoclast]] (2002)
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* [[David Nixon: Entertainer with the Magic Touch]] (2009) (with Stephen Short)
  
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==E-Book==
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*[[The Complete Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities]] (2005)
  
[[category:Biographies|Dawes]]
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{{References}}
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* Magic Circular, Vol. 88, No. 944, April 1994, This is Your Life - Eddie Dawes, page 56
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* The Historians' Guide to Conjuring (Redux), Number One, July 2004, page 82
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Revision as of 14:33, 10 August 2012

Dr. Edwin Alfred Dawes (b. 1925) is a Scottish collector, historian and writer.

Edwin Dawes
BornEdwin Alfred Dawes
July 6, 1925
Goole, Yorkshire

He has written many books and articles on the history of magic including the column A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities column in the Magic Circular starting in May 1972.

Books

E-Book

References

  • Magic Circular, Vol. 88, No. 944, April 1994, This is Your Life - Eddie Dawes, page 56
  • The Historians' Guide to Conjuring (Redux), Number One, July 2004, page 82
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