- ISBN 9780500652213
- Categories BX, BX BXOS, BXOS, Children's Books, Children's Reference, New Arrivals OS
- Author(s) Lydia Corry
- Publisher Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Weight 0.42 kg
Marvellous Magicians celebrates the work of eight pioneering illusionists, both famous and under-represented, whose tricks have been the making of modern magic. Through a magical blend of biography, history and illustration, it brings these amazing magicians and their illusions into the spotlight. They include one of the first female magicians, Adelaide Herrmann, and African American illusionist Richard Potter, alongside such well-known greats as Houdini and his namesake and inspiration, Houdin.