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Joshua Jay's Amazing Book of Cards: Tricks, Shuffles, Stunts & Hustles Plus Bets You Can't Lose
Joshua Jay's Amazing Book of Cards: Tricks, Shuffles, Stunts & Hustles Plus Bets You Can't Lose
by Josh Jay
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Finally, here's how to do all those showy tricks and flourishes that card players are dying to know: how to send a deck cascading from one hand to the other. How to snap open two flawless fans. How to cut a deck with one hand. Choose four aces seemingly... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Magic Tricks (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Magic Tricks (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Tom Ogden
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You're no idiot, of course. You know the gift of magic isn't borne on faeries'wings or bestowed a birth by a touch of Merlin's staff--it takes lots of practice to perfect the tricks that will astound audiences. But where do you learn the secrets behind... (read more)

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The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America's First Superhero
The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America's First Superhero
by William Kalush
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After years of struggling on the dime museum circuit, Harry Houdini got a break that put him on the front page of a Chicago newspaper. Soon Houdini was performing for royalty, commanding vast sums, and exploring the new power of Hollywood. At a time... (read more)

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Scarne's Magic Tricks (Cards, Coins, and Other Magic)
Scarne's Magic Tricks (Cards, Coins, and Other Magic)
by John Scarne
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Make broken objects whole, read minds, make objects vanish and reappear, induce a hypnotic trance — all these and many other classic maneuvers are within the grasp of aspiring magicians. One of the world's most famous practitioners reveals 200... (read more)

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Self-Working Card Tricks (Cards, Coins, and Other Magic)
Self-Working Card Tricks (Cards, Coins, and Other Magic)
by Karl Fulves
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What is a self-working card trick? A trick that does not depend upon legerdemain or special abilities on the part of the magician, but a trick that works automatically because of the mathematics inherent in the card deck itself. Long practice and... (read more)

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World's Best Card Tricks
World's Best Card Tricks
by Bob Longe
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These are 36 of the greatest impromptu card tricks ever invented. Longe shows you not only how each one works, but also how to put them over, with clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations. A special chapter in the back even explains how to bluff... (read more)

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Now You See It, Now You Don't!: Lessons in Sleight of Hand
Now You See It, Now You Don't!: Lessons in Sleight of Hand
by Bill Tarr
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Step-by-step instructions for sleight of hand tricks using cards, coins, balls, and other common items.... (read more)

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The Sherlock Holmes Book of Magic: A Collection of Tricks Based Upon the Stories of Sherlock Holmes
The Sherlock Holmes Book of Magic: A Collection of Tricks Based Upon the Stories of Sherlock Holmes
by Jeff Brown
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Although Sherlock Holmes never admitted to having magical powers, the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have inspired this collection of magical effects designed to baffle your friends, entertain your audience, and stimulate interest in the great... (read more)

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Mathemagic: Magic, Puzzles and Games with Numbers
Mathemagic: Magic, Puzzles and Games with Numbers
by R Heath
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More than 60 new puzzles and stunts based on the properties of numbers. Easy techniques for multiplying large numbers mentally, identifying unknown numbers, determining the date of any day in any year, such entertainments as The Lost Digit, and Psychic... (read more)

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Self-working Mental Magic
Self-working Mental Magic
by Karl Fulves
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Sixty-seven sure-fire mental feats to delight and mystify: mind reading with cards, instant ESP, identifying the owners of objects given to you in random order, number prediction, magically reproducing drawings on slates, book tests, handwriting tricks... (read more)

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Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape
Houdini's Box: The Art of Escape
by Adam Phillips
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In this uniquely brilliant and insightful book, acclaimed essayist and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips meditates on the notion of escape in our society and in ourselves. No one can escape the desire and need to escape. By analyzing four examples of escape... (read more)

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Every Trick in the Book
Every Trick in the Book
by Charlie Dancey
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Can you make a coin disappear? Or move a matchbook with your mind? As Charlie Dancey shows in this amazing book, the secret is simpler than one would ever guess. From unicycles to levitation to linking rings and other sleights-of-hand, Every Trick in the... (read more)

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Games and Fun with Playing Cards
Games and Fun with Playing Cards
by Joseph Leeming
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Here's a collection of 124 games, tricks, puzzles and stunts with cards that will provide hours of entertainment for all ages. 20 varieties of solitaire, old stand-bys — Go Fish, Crazy Eights, Old Maid — and lesser known games —... (read more)

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Charles Jordan S Best Card Tricks
Charles Jordan S Best Card Tricks
by Karl Fulves
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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... (read more)

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Big Book of Magic Tricks (Dover Books on Magic)
Big Book of Magic Tricks (Dover Books on Magic)
by Karl Fulves
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Learn to do astounding feats with few or no props and a minimum of sleight of hand. Tricks with cards, coins and rope, comedy magic, mental dexterity and much more, including expert advice on psychological misdirection and dramatic presentation. "The... (read more)

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Self-Working Rope Magic: 70 Foolproof Tricks (Dover Books on Magic)
Self-Working Rope Magic: 70 Foolproof Tricks (Dover Books on Magic)
by Karl Fulves
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Seventy of the best rope tricks ever devised using overhand knots, slip knots and square knots. Dissolve knots, cut and restore ropes, make ropes magically shrink or grow longer, rope escape tricks, flourish knots. 423 illustrations and clear, easy-to... (read more)

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Learn Magic
Learn Magic
by Henry Hay
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Card tricks, silks, sleights of hand, coin manipulations, escapes, more — all with a minimum amount of equipment. 92 illustrations.... (read more)

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Great Card Tricks
Great Card Tricks
by Bob Longe
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Detailed instructions on dozens of the most entertaining card tricks ever devised. How to set up, tips on what to say, will ensure the success of a performance. More than one-third of the tricks require no sleight of hand, so beginning magicians will... (read more)

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The Book of Secrets
The Book of Secrets
by Walter Brown Gibson
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A reprint of an illustrated book, c. 1930, explaining magic tricks. From the preface: The secrets of ancient miracles and modern magic have been thoroughly explained the reader is initiated in to the secrets of antiquity. He is told the methods of... (read more)

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Celebrations of Curious Characters
Celebrations of Curious Characters
by Ricky Jay
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Celebrations of Curious Characters cracks open the personal vaults of Ricky Jay—raconteur, historian, and legendary sleight-of-hand artist—exposing a wonderful world of amusing and arcane knowledge. Adapted from his popular NPR series "Jay's... (read more)

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