Man of Magic - The Keith Abson Collection - Sale 8539M - Lot 29

 

25 May 2018,

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Lot 29
S. W. Erdnase, 'The Expert at the Card Table; Or, Artifice, Ruse and Subterfuge at the Card Table, a Treatise on the Science and Art of Manipulating Cards'. Chicago: Frederick Drake & Co. Chicago, possibly 1934 reprint of 1902 edition. A significant work in card magic, inscribed by Magician 'Rajoy' (Ray Murray), contemporary of Harrie Ensor. Softcover in yellow, poor condition with repair work to spine
Estimate $40-60
Sold for $110