Recently added: David Devant’s early career

One theme running through recent additions to the website has been Devant’s early career, prior to the 20th century. A quick way to review these recent items is clicking on Programmes and Other Ephemera. These recent additions will appear at or near the top of each page.

Also take a look at Anne Goulden’s latest article David Devant’s first big illusion: Vice Versa. This explains the importance of the first stage illusion that Devant invented. He called it Vice Versa. The completeness of Anne’s article owes much to the generosity of The Magic Circle, Paul Kieve and Peter Lane who granted permission to include illustrations of items in their collections.