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Le Petit Magicien, ou Receuil d'Expériences - - 1820. 
Delarue, Paris 1820 - 12mo. 90pp. With frontispiece and forty illustrations from engravings. Contains detailed explanations for performing a variety of magic tricks, including passing a ring through a stick, number divination, the "oeuf dansant," and many others. Only three copies recorded in institutions, two of which are in the United States. A crisp copy in a contemporary binding of full mottled calf with gilt tooling to spine. Marbled endpapers, and all edges marbled. Light scattered foxing and a small split to outer front hinge near spine head, else fine. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: Bromer Booksellers, Inc., ABAA]
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