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London : [Dublin] : Knight and Lacey; ; midsummer MDCCCXXIV. [1824, i.e. 1825]
and Westley and Tyrrell, Dublin,
Added illustrated title page reads: Rational recreations. The most marvellous scientific experiments. The most astounding feats of legerdemain. The most puzzling numerical exercises. London. Knight and Lacey, publishers. Westley and Tyrrell, Dublin. MDCCCXXV. .
Colophon reads: B. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street.
"Midsummer MDCCLXXIV" transposed, follows "Rational recreations" on title page.
Signatures: pi1 [A]p2s B-Tp6s Up4s.
Leaf of plates is frontispiece: Hero's first steam engine.
Physical description: , 2-224 p.,  leaf of plates : ill ; 16 cm.
Citations/References: Toole-Stott, R. Conjuring, 592.
Citations/References: Hall, Trevor. Bibl. of books on conjuring in English from 1580 to 1850, 236.
Originally published: London : Knight and Lacey, 1824.
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