Chicago: Squash Publishing, 2005.
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed to previous owner "with best wishes and cheers" by Gabe Fajuri and dated 4/7/05 to title page. Stated first edition, with full number line indicating first printing. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". x, 136pp. Mild shelfwear to pictorial dust jacket. Green cloth over boards, with Laurant and lightning bolt stamped in red to upper board and spine lettered in kind. Mild shelfwear to binding, firm and sound. Pages are clean and bright. A very presentable signed first printing of historian of magic Gabe Fajuri's biography of the great rural American magician Eugene Laurant (1875-1944), "Man of Many Mysteries." Very good + / very good +. Item #6238