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Thurston, Howard. World's Master Magician – New Illusions for Vaudeville This Season. Philadelphia: Press of Haag & Parris, 1902; inscribed and signed 1935. Poster illustrated with a series of halftone images of Thurston's illusions, including Revolving Aga, Inexhaustible Cocoanut, Mysterious Production of Balloons, Floating Ball, Ione – Queen of the Air, Fairy Fountain, and more. 37 x 27 ¼". Inscribed and signed by Thurston in the lower left corner: "Dear Carl Jones/ Please take good care of this I think it the only copy I have. Used in 1902. Presented to my friend Carl John [crossed-out] Jones/ Howard Thurston/ Aug 10, 1935." Archival pliable encasement. Two images cut out, as received from Thurston; heavy folds and creasing, with additional scattered losses. Sold with the original mailing cover addressed by Thurston.

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Thurston, Howard. World's Master Magician – New

Estimate $700 - $900Apr 8, 2017
3759 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Suite 121
Chicago, IL 60613
United States
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