|Born||May 8, 1895|
Red Bank, New Jersey
|Died||June 12, 1972 (age 77) |
Talcottville, New York
Edmund Wilson (1895–1972), an American writer, and literary critic, was also an amateur magician and a puppeteer.
He wrote about a number of magicians and magic books. He contributed, as the drama critic, an essay titled "Houdini" to the journal New Republic (June 24, 1925). Also for the New Republic (October 17, 1928), under the heading "A Great Magician", he reviewed HaroId Kellock's biography of Houdini.
- ↑ The Complete Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities by Edwin Dawes (2005)
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