The story behind one of Magic’s most famous performer.
The Riddle of Chung Ling Soo-Frank
This is limited single edition book of the life of William Ellsworth Robinson. He was the man who the world knew in the early 1900’s as the illustrious performer “Chung Ling Soo , The Marvelous Chinese Conjurer”. He was an inventor, a master magician and a writer. The book takes you through the years as Robinson builds his knowledge and his reputation as a master of his craft. Robinson worked for two of the finest performers of the time Herrmann and Kellar. You’ll read about Robinson’s performances, his failures and his untimely death. Find out what really happened to this famous magician in the prime of his life.
Included in this hard bound book of sixty-five pages are over twenty photographs, two in full color. Each book is book plated and signed by W. E. Robinson’s son, Hector Robinson. Limited edition of 1,000 copies.
|Dimensions||8 x 6 x 1 in|