DoneSun, Jun 28, 2009 11:00 AM EDT
Azusa, CA, USA
Leslie C. Smith Master Craftsman & Collector
Leslie C. Smith (1915-2008), of Owen Magic Supreme, was the consummate collector of books, catalogs, periodicals and fine apparatus relating to conjuring and the allied arts. His fine collection is offered at auction and includes books, catalogs, and periodicals such as: 1st edition Hero of Alexandria 1575 - 1st Edition Erdnase - Goldston's Locked Books - Magic of Robert Harbin - Wonderful selection of Houdini Books - Thayer, Owen, Martinka, & Hamley Catalogs - Complete Files of Magician Monthly, Houdini's Conjurers Monthly Magazine, The Sphinx, The Wizard, plus much, much more! The apparatus will include treasurers such as: Hero's Horse - P&L's Shooting Through A Women - Unique pieces from Marvyn & Carol Roy's Show - P&L Rose Bush - Wonderful hand turned Thayer, Owen, Smith, & Zagorsky pieces - Uncirculated P&L Apparatus - Beautiful Thayer, Owen, and Merv Taylor Apparatus!!