|Born||October 18, 1876|
Carlo Rossetti (1876-1948) was a journalist, Italian diplomat and amateur magician.
His interest in magic started late in life and was almost entirely self-taught, studying the works of Robert Houdin and Professor Hoffmann. He performed at social and diplomatic functions throughout Europe.
Rossetti was a member of the I.B.M.
Note: name often misspelled as "Rosetti".
- Bibliographie Italienne de la Prestidigitation (5 vols, 1909-14)
- Trucco c'e ... ma non si vede (1926)
- Magia delle Carte (1935; revised ed 1940)
- "A Royal Command Performance of 4600 Years Ago," The Sphinx, May 1933
- ↑ Tricks That Mystify by Will Goldston (1934)