History of Magic

We stand, as you all know, on the shoulders of giants. Without magic history, we'd be nowhere. In our magic history section, you'll find new books about the past like Gibecière alongside classics such as the Tarbell course. Modern history like The Death Camp Magicians and even the very first magic book every produced The Discoverie of Witchcraft.

From Hofzinser to Houdini, we've got something for everyone here.


Gibecière Complete Set
Gibecière just might be the best-kept secret in magic. They...
Gibecière 28: A Ricky Jay Tribute
Gibecière is a magic magazine that...
Tarbell Course in Magic
You hear this set talked about often, and it’s one you...
Hardeen - Monarch of Manacles
Houdini may have been the King of...
The Riddle of Chung Ling Soo
If you've never read about the...
The Death Camp Magicians
This book is a FASCINATING, HARROWING account of Werner...
Gibecière 21, Winter 2016, Volume 11, No. 1
A magnificent collection of...
Dante - Autographed Book Plate
About 30 of these book plates were...
Kar Mi and His Mysteries of India
These original 1916 brochures were...
Keller Pin-Back Button
The Kellar pin-back buttons were created for Phil...
Our Magic Special Edition (2 DVD Set)
Our Magic is a full length documentary...
Conjuring Curiosity
In this fascinating look into the history of conjuring,...
Houdini Unbound
Over 2500 pages of material! Convenient PDF format on two CDs Ten complete books by...
Hofzinser
Volume I: His Life, His Card Magic J. N. Hofzinser is one of the most...