Pasadena, California: Magical Publications, 1987.
Limited Edition, First Edition. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed to previous owner by Mike Caveney, dated 1993, to title page. Edition limited to 1000, with this being number 402. 10 1/4" X 7 1/8". 133pp. Bound in full forest green cloth, with title stamped in gilt to upper board and spine. Bumping to tail of spine, else fine. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. Color reproduction of 1915 Three-sheet Fire & Water poster by Haycock & Cadle Lithographers tipped in, illustrated throughout. A very presentable signed and limited edition printing of life-member of the Magic Castle in Hollywood and a member of The Magic Circle of London Mike Caveney's presentation of the work of The Great Leon (1876-1951), the great Vaudeville magician whose signature act Fire & Water saw an assistant wrapped in paper and set aflame only to reappear in a tank of water across the stage, second in Magical Publications' series of Magical Pro-files. Very good +. Item #6306