The identity of this man is unknown and subject to heated debates in the magic community. Many believe that he spelled his name backwards which would give a name of E. S. Andrews. Others think it is a more complex anagram.
Originally entitled Artifice Ruse and Subterfuge at the Card Table, is probably the most cited and referenced book about card gambling moves - a classic in the history of magic literature. A must read for any card magician or aspiring gambling expert