New York, New York: The Publishers Printing Co., 1908 (1906). First. Hardcover. New brown spine with period embossing, original tan cloth boards with embossing and BW decoration. 319 pp. Very many BW illustrations. Good, very good for its age and with tight new binding. Short tears and small marks on two pages--behind title and dedication page -- indicate former home in a library, but otherwise clean. Item #130846
Very rare first edition. Harry Houdini's extensive research on his former hero and idol and the source of his stage name.
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