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Magic related events from the year 1831.

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  • The second American edition of Boy's Own Book, by William Clarke, is published
  • The "Double-sighted Phenomenon", an eight-year-old Scottish boy, performs Second Sight
  • Manuel complet des sorciers ou la magie blanche dévoilee, by Comte and De Fontenel, is published
  • Colonel Stodare, a ventriloquist and magician, is born, June 28
  • Dr. Lynn, who possibly inspired Houdini, is born, Oct 17