1st edition, fine condition, with color dust jacket, dust jacket cover is a classic photograph of Dai Vernon, published by Harry Stanley, London, 239 pages, profusely illustrated by the superb photography of George Bartlett. Considered the most influential book on Magic since the 1876 publication of Professor Hoffman's Modern Magic. With a brief biographical sketch of David Frederick Wingfield Verner, better known as Dai Vernon, and affectionally known as "The Professor". The knowledge and application of the information in this book will produce a Fine Magician, aside from the techniques on Magic effects, a study and through application of the information in the chapter "The Vernon Touch" will create a Master Magician! Amoung the Magic community, and those fortunate to know him and see him in person, Dai Vernon is considered the greatest Magician and Magical Thinker of all time! Gill #384, Christopher vol.2 #1002, Findlay p.117. This copy is boldly signed on the front free endpaper by Dai Vernon! Quite scarce and more in this nice condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Dai Vernon Book Of Magic [signed by Dai ...
Publisher: Harry Stanley
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
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