Gilbert Chemical Magic Original & Famous Tricks Accomplished by Use of Chemicals 1920 ALFRED CARLTON GILBERT Stage Magic Prestidigitation


Title: Gilbert Chemical Magic: A Presentation of Original and Famous Tricks in Conjuring Accomplished by the Use of Chemicals

Author: A. C. [Alfred Carlton] Gilbert

Description: Light brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine; front cover pictorially stamped in green and black. Ends of spine lightly bumped; minor wear to corners. Short gift inscription on ffep, otherwise the interior is clean; pages crisp. 61, plus [3] pages Gilbert advertising. 6.8 x 5 inches.

59 different tricks and experiments explained, several with illustrations.

Alfred Carlton Gilbert (1884-1961) was an American inventor, athlete, magician, toy-maker and businessman. He is best known as the inventor of the Erector Set and as a manufactured American Flyer Trains.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: A. C. Gilbert Company
Place: New Haven, Conn.
Year: 1920

Keywords: stage magic, prestidigitation,

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