London: Hutchinson & Co., (1936). First edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth with gilt spine title; 288 pp. + publisher's 32-page catalog at rear; frontispiece and 14 full-page plates from photographsm many illustrations in the text. Covers moderately faded, some foxing to text, else very good. Very good. Item #21364
English stage magician David Devant (1868-1941) was, according to Milbourne Christopher in his Panorama of Magic "the master performer of his time."