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List of Conjuring Bibliographies that have been published:

  • Henry R. Evans, Bibliography of Natural Magic and Prestidigitation (1897)
  • H. J. Burlingame, Bibliotecha Magica contained within "Tricks in Magic, Illusions and Mental Phenomena, Vol. III" (1898)
  • Johann George Graesse Bibliotecha Magica et Pneumatica
    • A facsimile of the original edition published in Leipzig by W. Englemann, 1843, listing more than 3000 published items on magic
  • Ellis Stanyon, A Bibliography of Conjuring and Kindred Arts (1899)
  • Sidney W. Clarke and Adolphe Blind, The Bibliography of Conjuring and Kindred Deceptions (1920)
  • Harry Price, Short Title Catalogue of Works on Psychical Research, Spiritualism, Magic (1929)
  • James B. Findlay, Scottish Conjuring Bibliography (1951)
  • Victor Farelli, Magical Bibliographies; A Guide (1953)
  • Trevor H. Hall, A Bibliography of Books on Conjuring in English from 1580 to 1850 (1957)
  • Edgar Heyl, A Contribution to Conjuring Bibliography, English Language 1580-1850 (1963)
    • Heyl intended in this bibliography to record all conjuring books not described in Hall's Bilbiography of Books on Conjuring in English from 1580-1850. He resurveyed all the conjuring bibliographies available including visits to the Library of Congress, the Peabody Library and the Enoch Pratt Free Library.
  • James B Alfredson and George L Daily , Bibliography of Conjuring Periodicals in English 1791-1983 (1986).
    • contains over 7,500 entries of Magic Periodicals in the English language
  • Stephen A. Fernandes, Magic Magazines of the Second Millennium: A Bibliography of English-language Conjuring Periodicals, August 1791- January 2000 (2000)
    • 2,000 more titles of Magic Periodicals.