n.p. The Pinchpenny Press, 1973.
Staplebound wraps. 6 5/8" X 4 1/8". 66pp, plus 5 pages of ads. Blue printed staplebound wraps show light shelfwear. Binding is firm, tight, and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. Illustrated in two full-page illustrations. Contents include: Side Show Freaks, Side Show Tricks, Juggling Tricks, Animal Tricks, Gamblers' Secrets, Stage Effects, and Ventriloquism. A very well-preserved 1973 facsimile of the 1913 printing by The Sphinx out of Kansas City, Missouri of this guide to sideshow and animal tricks by the psychical researcher and magician Hereward Carrington (1880–1958). Very good. Item #6180