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Panorama of Magic

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Panorama of Magic contains 295 illustrations, including 8 pages in full color, on the history of magic.

Panorama of Magic
AuthorMilbourne Christopher
PublisherDover Publications
Publication Date1962

Reviewed in Genii 1962 November & Genii 1975 January.

Later retitled as "Magic: A Picture History" in 1991.

A precursor to his more comprehensive work by Christopher was The Illustrated History of Magic (1973).


There were as many as seven printings, each with a revised cover reflecting developments in the career of Christopher, including Japanese and United Kingdom editions.

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