Dr. Edwin Alfred Dawes (b. 1925) is a Scottish collector, historian and writer.
|Born||Edwin Alfred Dawes|
July 6, 1925
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.
- Great Illusionists (1979)
- The Barrister In The Circle (1983)
- Charles Bertram: The Court Conjurer (1997)
- Stodare: The Enigma Variations (1998)
- Stanley Collins: Conjurer Collector and Iconoclast (2002)
- David Nixon: Entertainer with the Magic Touch (2009) (with Stephen Short)