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PublisherPeloso & Capurro, Genova Via Cairoli
First issueAugust 1890
Final issueAugust 1893
Total issues15
L'Illusionista was an Italian Magic Periodical that was published from 1890 to 1893.

-L’Illusionista, Periodico Mensile di Prestidigitazione,Tipografia Peloso & Capurro, Genova via Cairoli, 7 p.p. Direttore responsabile: R. Ardito. (Agosto 1890-Agosto 1893). Tutto il pubblicato possiamo riassumerlo in due serie: 1a serie di 9 numeri (8/9 numero doppio) da p. 1 - 64 che aveva un formato di 19 cm x 26,5 cm di 8 pagine a rivista. La 2a serie consta di 6 numeri da p. 1 - 96 (Gennaio 1892 - Agosto 1893), di formato ridotto rispetto al precedente con il doppio delle pagine (16) a rivista. E’ la prima rivista italiana di magia.

-L'Illusionista, a Monthly Magazine, Published by Peloso & Capurro, Genova Via Cairoli, 7 pp. Director: R. Ardito. (August 1890 - August 1893). All the publications can be summarized in two series: the first series of 9 issues (8 & 9 is a double issue) from p. 1 to 64 that had the size 19 cm x 26.5 cm, 8 pages in the magazine. The second set is in 6 issues from p. 1 to 96 (January 1892 - August 1893), size small compared to the previous and a double numbers of pages (16) in every magazine. It was the first Italian magazine about magic.