House of Cards by Chuck Romano is a unique and beautiful 320 page hardcover book with a gold stamped cover. This book chronicles the fascinating life of Paul Rosini and explains much of the exceptional magic he performed during his career. Illustrated with rare photographs and beautiful illustrations, this entertaining book relates Rosini's rise to fame in American nightclubs in the 1930s until his untimely death in 1948. Rosini was a master magician and had no equal! His brilliant magic coupled with his sparkling sense of humor, and compelling personality, made him one of conjuring's highest paid entertainers! In addition to Rosini's life story, you'll find detailed explanations for over 100 effects. Also included is a complete reprint of the hard to find book, Paul Rosini's Magical Gems by Rufus Steele (and Robert Parrish).