PARLOR MAGIC - 1889 JOHN TENNIEL ILLUSTRATIONS SCIENCE TRICKS EXPERIMENTS
PARLOR MAGIC: A SERIES OF TRICKS MADE EASY FOR EVENING PARTIES AND OTHER ENTERTAINMENTS
Book Details + Condition: Worthington Co. (New York), 1889. Hardcover. 191 pages. Scarce volume on parlor magic and entertainment, illustrated with engravings by English artist John Tenniel, many of which are taken from the famous Alice in Wonderland series. Chapter titles include "Transmutations," "Sight and Sound," "Gas and Steam," "Fire, Water, and Air," and more. Interior hinges cracked, but binding remains firm; rubbing to extremities; wear to boards; repaired small tears to title page; age-toning to pages; interior is clean and free of markings.