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Charles Jordan S Best Card Tricks

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Dazzling feats of conjuring created by legendary figure in the field of magic. Tricks newly updated and edited by noted contemporary authority. Baffle friends, relatives, even professional magicians with over 190 mind-boggling feats, including "Long-Distance Mind-Reading," "Satan's Touch," "The Jordan Count," many more. Over 200 line illustrations clarify text. Introduction.

Synopsis:

Legendary card magician Charles T. Jordan (1888-1944) is known for the astonishing range of his ability and the subtlety of his thinking. Here, one of todays best-known writers on magic has compiled a wealth of Jordan's most impressive card tricks. By following the carefully written and illustrated instruction, you can add them to your card conjuring repertoire. 265 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Dazzling feats of conjuring created by legendary figure. Over 190 mind-boggling feats, newly revised and updated, including "Long-Distance Mind-Reading," "Satan's Touch," many more. Over 200 illustrations.

Table of Contents

Impromptu Card Tricks

1 The Hourglass Card Trick

2 A New Card Discovery

3 The Infallible Detection

4 "Infallible Detection" Notes"

5 Forty-Nine

6 "Forty-Nine" Notes"

7 The Keystone Card Trick

8 Double Prediction

9 Mephisto's Prediction

10 The Sequel

11 Master Stop Trick

12 The Spirit Mathematician

13 The Five Guesses

14 "Five Guesses" Notes"

15 The Incomprehensible Destroyed Card

16 "Incomprehensible Destroyed Card" Notes"

17 Card Tearing

The Banded Deck

18 The Straitjacket Reversed Card

19 Elasticity

20 The Escape

21 "Escape" Notes"

22 The Triple Escape

23 The Impossibility Journey

24 Transposition Extraordinary

25 The Downs Hinge Shift

26 The Downs Slip Cut

27 "Downs Slip Cut" Notes"

Stacked-Deck Tricks

28 Psycholia

29 Divino

30 "Divino" Notes"

31 Psychic Prediction

32 Mephistopheles' Touch

33 The Dream

34 C.T.J. Detection

35 Ex-Cello Card Discovery

36 Strange Coincidence

37 The Wizard's Will

38 "Wizard's Will" Notes"

39 Discard Trick

40 The Missing Pair

41 "Missing Pair" Notes"

Gambling Secrets

42 Quadruple Concentration

43 The Magi's Detection

44 "Magi's Detection" Notes"

45 The Impenetrable Stop Trick

46 It's Up to You

47 Punched Card Notes

48 The Sagacious Joker

49 "Sagacious Joker" Notes"

50 Impromptu Card Reader

51 Henry Gavin's False Cut

Sleight-of-Hand Tricks

52 Bewildero

53 Bewildero II

54 The Barefaced Detection

55 Color Divination

56 "Color Divination" Notes"

57 Reversed Cards

58 Improved Pocket to Pocket

59 The Single-Card Reverse

60 The Half-Pack Reverse

61 "Half-Pack Reverse" Notes"

62 The Alternate Reverse

More Impromptu Card Tricks

63 The Unknown Leaper

64 "Unknown Leaper" Notes"

65 With the Mind's Eye

66 The Twentieth-Century Puzzle

67 Weirdo

68 The Fade-Out Vanish

69 An Impromptu Detection

70 "Impromptu Detection" Notes"

71 Satan's Prophecy

72 Satan's Prophecy Improved

73 The Simplicity Speller

74 "Simplicity Speller" Notes"

75 The Climax

76 "Climax" Notes"

Prepared Card Tricks

77 1923 Card and Handkerchief

78 The Spirit Aces

79 The Brain Twister

80 Diabolical Reversed Card

81 Joker Monte

82 "Joker Monte" Notes"

83 Pedro Monte

84 The Demon Color Change

85 "Demon Color Change" Notes"

86 The Bisected Queen

87 The Monarch-Card-and-Pocket Mystery

88 The Contrary Clock

89 "Contrary Clock" Notes"

Shuffle Systems

90 A Shuffle Secret

91 Close-Range Mind Reading

92 Long-Distance Mind Reading

93 The Premo

94 The Dealing Dovetail Detection

95 "Dealing Dovetail Detection" Notes"

96 The Rolling-Off-a-Log Detection

97 "Rolling-Off-a-Log Detection" Notes"

98 The Full Hand

99 "Full Hand" Notes"

100 The Wonder Force

101 Improved Chevalier Card Trick

102 Thought Foretold

103 Premier Card Discovery

104 The Simplissimo Detection

Four-Ace Tricks

105 The Perennial Aces

106 "Perennial Aces" Notes"

107 The Amazing Aces

108 The Bewitched Aces

109 "Bewitched Aces" Notes"

110 The Pinochle Ace Trick

111 Leave It to the Aces

112 "Leave It to the Aces" Notes"

113 Mystery Aces

114 "Mystery Aces" Notes"

Subtle Secrets

115 New Card Reading

116 "New Card Reading" Notes"

117 Stampedo

118 The New-Pack Detection

119 The Lifesaver

120 Coincidentally

121 "Coincidentally" Notes"

122 Transfero

123 "Transfero" Notes"

124 The Master Riddle

125 Satan's Trance

126 "Satan's Trance" Notes"

127 Telepathic Control

More Stacked-Deck Tricks

128 Diabolical Transposition

129 "Diabolical Transposition" Notes"

130 Fate and the Joker

131 An Odd-Even Experiment

132 The Mysterious Detective

133 Take-a-Peek Card Trick

134 The Flush Trick

135 Poker Player's Dream

136 The Poker Shark

137 The Vanished Card

138 "Vanished Card" Notes"

139 Prophesied Spot Total

140 "Prophesied Spot Total" Notes"

141 Cremo Card Restoration

142 Demon's Divination

143 "Demon's Divination" Notes"

144 The Card-and-Number Mystery

145 Extraordinary Clairvoyance

Strippers and One-Way Decks

146 Stripper Secrets

147 Just the Reverse

148 The Four Flusher

149 Perfection Method for Strippers

150 "Perfection Method for Strippers" Notes"

151 The Electrified Strippers

152 "Electrified Strippers" Notes"

153 One-Way Secrets

154 The Wizard Reader

155 "Wizard Reader" Notes"

156 The Hummer Detection

157 "Hummer Detection" Notes"

158 Incomprendo Speller

159 "Incomprendo Speller" Notes"

160 Mephistopheles' Own

161 Faces or Backs-Which?

162 Premo Detection

163 "Premo Detection" Notes"

164 The Trio

165 Twentieth-Century Sorcery

166 Change Your Mind?

Further Impromptu Card Tricks

167 Etad-ot-Pu

168 The O.K. X-Ray

169 The Banner Card Discovery

170 The Haunted Deck

171 Sympathetic Sympathy

172 The 52-Card Trick

173 Presto Pass

174 "Presto Pass" Notes"

175 A Novel Force

176 The Stabbed Pair

177 The Suits Unscrambled

178 Demon's Detection

179 "Demon's Detection" Notes"

180 Satan's Touch

More Prepared-Card Tricks

181 The Nine-in-Ten Detection

182 The Utility Pack

183 "Utility Pack" Notes"

184 The Latest Forcing Deck

185 "Latest Forcing Deck" Notes"

186 The Mystery Problem

187 The Latest Haunted Ace

188 One Ahead

189 Poker Shark II

190 The Idol's Vision

191 Reverse English on the X-Ray

192 Spelling Any Card Called For

A Jordan Card Routine

193 The Inseparable Aces

194 The Ready Reckoner

195 The Pair Detection

196 The Dead-Easy Location

197 The Nifty Key

The Ever Ready Principle

198 Spook Card

199 Ultimo

200 The Reversed Card

201 Wholesale Reversals

202 Mind Reading

203 The Spelling Trick

204 A Unique Reverse

205 "Unique Reverse" Notes"

206 Speaking of Pink Elephants

The Jordan Count

207 The Phantom Aces

208 Jordan Count Notes

209 Red-Black Mix-Up

210 Indetecto

211 The Haxton Count

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486269313
Other:
Fulves, Karl
Author:
Jordan, Charles T.
Author:
Fulves
Author:
Fulves, Karl
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Games, magic and puzzles
Subject:
Hobbies and games
Subject:
Magic
Subject:
Card Games - Solitaire
Subject:
Card tricks
Subject:
hourglass card trick
Subject:
"Infallible Detection" Notes
Subject:
"Forty-Nine" Notes
Subject:
GAMES / Magic
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Magic Books
Series Volume:
9406
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.7 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Legendary card magician Charles T. Jordan (1888-1944) is known for the astonishing range of his ability and the subtlety of his thinking. Here, one of todays best-known writers on magic has compiled a wealth of Jordan's most impressive card tricks. By following the carefully written and illustrated instruction, you can add them to your card conjuring repertoire. 265 illustrations.
"Synopsis" by ,
Dazzling feats of conjuring created by legendary figure. Over 190 mind-boggling feats, newly revised and updated, including "Long-Distance Mind-Reading," "Satan's Touch," many more. Over 200 illustrations.
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