Paperback, 160 pages
Miracle Mongers and Their Methods (Centennial Edition): A Complete Exposé of the Modus Operandi of Fire Eaters, Heat Resistors, Poison Eaters, ... Swallowers, Human Ostriches, Strong Men, Etc.
This book is a republication of the 1920 edition of Houdini's Miracle Mongers and Their Methods, as originally published by E. P. Dutton & Company. In it, Houdini collects notes and stories about various dime museum attractions and circus wonders he met personally while traveling or learned about while studying his profession. These tales includes feats of sword swallowers, fire eaters, poison defiers, human ostriches, and more. Do not try them at home. Or anywhere else.
This Centennial Edition appears 101 years after the original E. P. Dutton publication. One year escaped us.