New York: E.P. Dutton, (1911). First US edition. Hardcover. ix, , 487,  advert pp., 86 illustrations in the text; octavo, slate blue cloth with title in gilt, white cover ornament. Moderate rubbing to covers, but overall about very good. Item #22019
The first 2 sections are by John Nevil Maskelyne (1839-1917); the final section by David Devant (1868-1941). Both authors were among the most highly-regarded British stage magicians of their era. This US edition does not include the portrait frontispieces of the 2 authors that were issued with the Routledge (London) edition. Scarce.