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Fictional depictions of women in magic.


Beerbohm, Max. Zuleika Dobson. 1911.

Chekhov, Anton. The Cherry Orchard. 1903.

Gibson, Walter. “The Magigals Mystery.” The Shadow. Winter 1949.

Griffiths, Elly. The Zig-Zag Girl. 2014.

Kardos, Michael. Bluff. 2018.

Larsen, Geraldine. Diary of a Magician’s Wife. 1941.

Macallister, Greer. The Magician’s Lie. 2017.

Montimore, Margarita. Acts of Violet. 2022.

Moore, Brian. The Magician’s Wife. 1999.

O’Carroll, Debbie. Bridget Boylan, Girl Magician. 2007.

Patchett, Ann. The Magician’s Assistant. 1997.  

Skilton, Sarah. Club Deception. 2017.

Stevermer, Caroline. The Glass Magician. 2020.

Zolotow, Maurice. “Woman of Mystery.” The American Weekly. Jan 1953.