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The Art of Modern Conjuring and Drawing Room Entertainment

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The Art of Modern Conjuring and Drawing Room Entertainment
AuthorAnonymous (actually Prof. Henri Garenne)
Publication Date1909

The Art of Modern Conjuring and Drawing Room Entertainment, published in England, contians nearly 200 photographs with chapters on:

  • Introductory Hints
  • The Dress, Servantes, Pulls and Apparatus
  • Card Tricks
  • Coin Tricks
  • Handkerchief Tricks
  • Tricks with Chemicals
  • Parlour Tricks
  • Hat Tricks
  • Mesmeric and Magnetic Tricks
  • Advanced Tricks
  • Miscellaneous Tricks
  • Tricks with Matches and Numerals
  • Shadowgraphy
  • Second Sight
  • Programmes

A picture on the page facing page 118 is possibly showing the face of the author. The Magician Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 5 (April 20, 1909) page 53, stated that this book was listed as having been written by an author whose name was Ralpho.


  • An American edition was later printed in Chicago around 1910.

See Also

See also: The Modern Conjurer and Drawing Room Entertainer (1902).
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