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Secrets of my magic Showmanship For Magicians
Secrets of my magicShowmanship For Magicians
SOLD OUT - Sorry but we have exhausted our stock on this productComplete Discussion of Audience Appeals and Fundamentals of Showmanship and Presentation In 199 hardbound pages, Showmanship for Magicians takes up the subject of presenting of magic to gain the greatest audience response, including a detailed...

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Slightly Irregular Book Sale - Populate Subsequent Impuzzibilities by Jim Steinmeyer
Slightly Irregular Book Sale - PopulateSubsequent Impuzzibilities by Jim Steinmeyer
THIS BOOK SELLS FOR $30-$36 NEW, HOWEVER WE HAVE TWO THAT HAVE SLIGHT IRREGULARITIES (BENT COVER, PAGE, ETC.) AND WE ARE SELLING THESE FOR $18 Populate - An illusionary appearance of a small crowd. Introduction by Eric Olsen of EDF Magic This is...The third book in the series is also the largest, with thirteen new effects. All are strangely self-working and interactive. "The Magician Who Fools Himself" is a hands-off Card Across routine that Jim has featured in lectures. "The Password...

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The Abbott Magic Collection The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 10: Gospel Magic Routines
The Abbott Magic CollectionThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 10: Gospel Magic Routines
Perhaps the greatest collection of magic and history in one volume. In many cases if purchased individually these effects would be ten times the cost of the book. Each book only $10! The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 1: The Percy Abbott Years...A gigantic collection of 120 Gospel Routines from the Dracup Trilogy including ACROBATIC CANE, AERIAL SUSPENSION, BALL AND VASE, BALL THRU BOLT, BANG GUN, BERLANDS BILL IN LEMON, BLENDO, BLINDFOLD (PROFESSIONAL), BLOOMING BOUQUET 1, BLOOMING...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 11: Ventriloquism The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 12: Coin Magic & Routines
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 11: VentriloquismThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 12: Coin Magic & Routines
Whether you are a professional Ventriloquist, Beginner, or a magician who wants to spice up his act a bit, this is the book for you, without a doubt one of the best books on Ventriloquism ever made. If you are a beginner or looking for tips and...A Collection of coin tricks, manipulations, and props that cover over 80 years of Abbott Magic including Simple Effects With Coins (50 quick tricks), Vanishing a Coin (30 different ways), A Dozen Coin Changes, 35 Coin Moves and Passes, and even 9...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 14: Card Magic & Routines The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 15: Silk Magic & Routines
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 14: Card Magic & RoutinesThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 15: Silk Magic & Routines
Huge collection of some of the greatest card magic of all time, from beginner to pro, sleights and non sleights, make your own trick decks, literally something for everyone and all the effects are WINNERS! FALSE SHUFFLES AND CUTS INCLUDING THE...The greatest silk magic in the world is in between the binders of this book. Traditional and Unique Silk Magic so there is something for everyone in this incredible collection. INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING: 20TH CENTURY SILKS, 20TH CENTURY SILKS PAPER...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 1: The Percy Abbott Years The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 2: The Recil Bordner Years
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 1: The Percy Abbott YearsThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 2: The Recil Bordner Years
This is the first chapter in Abbotts Magic History. The Abbott Magic Company is perhaps America's most historic Magic Manufacturer and this is the how the story begins. The first 25 years of Abbotts existence is documented in this book as we...This is the second chapter on Abbotts History! With the passing of partner Percy Abbott, Recil Bordner took over the reigns at Abbotts Magic and instigated many changes to the Abbott Get Together including bringing it back to Colon. This book...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 3: The Greg Bordner Years The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 4: Secrets And Routines
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 3: The Greg Bordner YearsThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 4: Secrets And Routines
The third chapter in the history of Abbotts Magic! After decades of successful Abbott Get-Togethers, the reins passed from the sometimes despotic Percy Abbott to the gentler hands of Recil Bordner -- without a noticeable change of pace. 1982 saw...Instructions, Patter, and Routines for over 50 of Abbotts Magic's most popular props including the following: Acrobatic Cane Routine, Arrowhead Illusion, Asrah In Miniature, Astounding DoNothing Machine (Pom Pom Sticks Routine),Attaboy, Bamboo...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 6: The Halloween Magic The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 7: Stage Illusion Plans
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 6: The Halloween MagicThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 7: Stage Illusion Plans
A collection of over 45 spooky Halloween magic effects including THE PHONE ESP EFFECT, A SKULL IN THE HAND, BOOK OF THE DEAD, THE SORCAR HAUNTED CIRCLE, HALLOWEEN PARTY CRAZY CUT UPS, TRICKS WITH A TAROT DECK, HALLOWEEN STAROLOGY, NINE PAST...Workshop plans for over 25 different stage illusions including ARABIAN TENT ILLUSION, ARTIST DREAM, BARREL ESCAPE , BASKET GIRL / HINDU BASKET, BOY TO RABBIT ILLUSION, CALIPHS CUTTER, CHOPLEVI, DANCING SLIPPERS ILLUSION, DOG VANISH, DOLL HOUSE...

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The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 8: Grand Illusion Plans The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 9: Carnival Magic
The Abbott Magic Collection Volume 8: Grand Illusion PlansThe Abbott Magic Collection Volume 9: Carnival Magic
Over 20 Grand Magic Illusions including AGA LEVITATION, ASRAH LEVITATION, ASRAH THRUSTON VERSION, BROOM LEVITATIO / AERIAL SUSPENSION, BUZZ SAW ILLUSION, CAGE ILLUSION, CANVAS CASE ILLUSION, CHEST OF ENCHANTMENT, CHESTS OF MYSTERY, CHINESE IDOL...A collection of over 35 stunts, plans, magic, and illusions from Abbotts Magic that have been used in Carnivals and Side Shows including Bed of Nails, Blade Box By MUM (Pretzel Girl), Blockhead Act, Buried Alive Stunt, Burned Alive, Crucifixion,...

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The Card Expert The Complete Al Leech
The Card ExpertThe Complete Al Leech
This softbound booklet, written by Lynn Searles, contains 48 pages with 26 line drawings.This long-anticipated, brand new volume of Classic Leech Card, Thimble, Billard Balls (and more) tricks and slights is newly edited by Chicago Magician and creator of "The Selec-Trick Deck", Danny Rudnick. Something for Everybody: "Although it...

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The Magic Graveyard Book The Magic Of Fred Robinson
The Magic Graveyard BookThe Magic Of Fred Robinson
SELECT FREE GIFT WITH PURCHASE The 2nd Edition of The Magic Graveyard is now available. This 260-page coffee table book with over 100 photos, tells the stories of 29 fascinating magicians. Stories, anecdotes, historical facts and lighthearted commentary make The Magic Graveyard a fun read.Nearly 20 years in the making! The reviewer for Genii gave the book the best review and highly recommends the book! Here are just a few of the comments from those who have written lengthy tributes to Fred and his contribution to magic. “I state...

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The Science Behind The Ghost - Jim Steinmeyer The Topit Book 2.0 (Delux Limited Edition) by Michael Ammar
The Science Behind The Ghost - Jim SteinmeyerThe Topit Book 2.0 (Delux Limited Edition) by Michael Ammar
Pepper's Ghost was the remarkable Victorian invention which allowed three-dimensional ghosts to walk onstage with actors. A beautiful new edition of "Two Lectures on Theatrical Illusion," Jim's book combines his lectures, "The Science Behind The...Imagine the power to make almost anything in your hands disappear. Being able to make almost anything disappear, probably more than anything else, makes me feel like a magician. With the Topit I can amaze a person with anything he puts in my...

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The Trick Brain The Wit and Wisdom of Billy McComb
The Trick BrainThe Wit and Wisdom of Billy McComb
The Trick Brain was created as a tool to help magicians develop new tricks. It teaches you how to create the mechanics of an effect with the understanding that how an effect is accomplished is not as important as the effect itself. The Trick...BILLY McCOMB was a working magician and inventor of magic for more than 50 years. He was a prolific writer, a gifted illustrator, and could invent patter at the drop of a hat for just about any effect or circumstance. Join Billy and his friends...

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Three Card Monte Book - Scarne Thumbtipedia
Three Card Monte Book - ScarneThumbtipedia
By John Scarne. This wonderful book was written in the mid 1930s when prohibition and illegal gambling affected the big cities. Check out the demo by Greg Bordner.Checkout the Demo The thumb tip is the most powerful gimmick you can carry in your pocket. In 1970 Vernet revolutionized the world of magic with the release of his famous thumb tip. For more than forty years Vernet has been using cutting edge...

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Too Hot For The Devil Unreal
Too Hot For The DevilUnreal
Co-authored with Matthew Field, this hardbound book of close-up magic contains 215 pages, 746 stunning illustrations, and includes 61 exceptional tricks, original sleights, and routines using cards, coins, matches, and cups and balls. Check out the DemoAll of the miracles described in these pages are within the skill set of the average mentalist. No complicated sleight-of-hand or digital dexterity is required. Unreal may be the book's title, but performing the miracles it explains is most definitely within reach of everyone that reads it.

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Vintage Collectible - Magic Card System A Routine for Roydens Fantastic
Vintage Collectible - Magic Card SystemA Routine for Roydens Fantastic
This is one of the books that Abbotts published for the troops during wartime in the 1940's and received Vital Industry Status by the United States Government. This is not a reprint but an actual book printed 70 years ago and found in our back room.A routine for Roydens Fantastic by Ron Zollweg. There are no difficult moves however it must be performed sitting.

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Abbotts 50 Tricks with a Paper Cone Abbotts Bouquets & Blossoms
Abbotts 50 Tricks with a Paper ConeAbbotts Bouquets & Blossoms
This soft cover book of twenty pages includes tricks with ribbons, silks, eggs, cards, tobacco, money, flowers, milk,Twenty-five brilliant and bewildering tricks with spring flowers.

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Abbotts Evolution of the Afghan Bands Abbotts Paper Magic
Abbotts Evolution of the Afghan BandsAbbotts Paper Magic
Material furnished in manuscript form.Here are over forty of the most unusual, unique and amazing new tricks that can be worked with paper

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Abbotts Tricks with Paper Cups Anneman's Mental Magic
Abbotts Tricks with Paper CupsAnneman's Mental Magic
The magic possibilities with paper cups are truly a revelation.Outstanding collection of nearly 200 crowd-pleasing mental magic feats

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Anthology of Card Magic Art of Magic - Downs, T. Nelson
Anthology of Card MagicArt of Magic - Downs, T. Nelson
Almost all of these effects were priced from one dollar and up in the old catalogs. If purchased separately they would have cost hundreds of dollars.Features easy to do magic and more complicated sleight of hand work as well.

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Avant-Cards by Tom Gagnon Bag O Trix
Avant-Cards by Tom GagnonBag O Trix
Written by Wesley James, edited by Matthew Field, and Illustrated by Tom Gagnon, this hardcover, oversize book, contains 214 pages, 63 items, and 568 stunning illustrations.If you are looking for something new (or for something old that you haven't discovered yet), look no further than "BAG-O-TRIX!"

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Balloon Sculpture - Schindler Best Card Tricks - Ellis Stanyon
Balloon Sculpture - SchindlerBest Card Tricks - Ellis Stanyon
Here is a 96 page illustrated book of easy to make balloon sculptures for children and adults.Early in the 20th century, the venerable British magician Ellis Stanyon set himself the formidable task of recording "every trick yet published in any book or magical magazine."

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Book of Escapes Card College Light by Roberto Giobbi
Book of EscapesCard College Light by Roberto Giobbi
Its profusely illustrated pages form a complete compendium of the best in escapes. It fully describes how to build box, bag and chain effects.This Is Not Your Father's "Self-Working" Card Book!

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Card College Lighter by Roberto Giobbi Card College Lightest by Roberto Giobbi
Card College Lighter by Roberto GiobbiCard College Lightest by Roberto Giobbi
Roberto Giobbi's newest survey of sleightless card magic, CARD COLLEGE LIGHTER, gives the famous Giobbi treatment to 21 baffling card tricks by some of the craft's greatest mastersIn this are taught 18 thoroughly astonishing tricks of professional quality, complete with performing psychology, presentations, valuable tips and insights, all of which contribute to making these sleightless effects into near miracles.

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$35.00

Card Manipulations 1-5 by Hugard Celebrated Cigarettes
Card Manipulations 1-5 by HugardCelebrated Cigarettes
Over 100 tricks that can be done with any pack of cardsClearly written, well illustrated. There is nothing left to the imagination of the performer. Excellent magic from an expert performer! Written by Keith Clark.

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Chinese Magic & Illusions Closeup Hallucinations
Chinese Magic & IllusionsCloseup Hallucinations
A collection of new, startling and sensational mysteries ... twenty feature tricks. Chinese magic has color and mystery and eye appeal. Written by U. F. Grant.As an added bonus the book includes additional routines by Gene Maze and Joe Safuto. All of these routines are visual and memorable

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Come Good Spirits Come Out Flying
Come Good SpiritsCome Out Flying
If you're looking for a different type of act, this is it.One of the finest books on dove work ever written. A collection of forty features, most of these tricks and routines from leading magicians.

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Comedy Linking Rings - Ginn Comedy Tonight Book
Comedy Linking Rings - GinnComedy Tonight Book
This routine has been presented before every type and age audience. You WON'T find a lot of fancy and beautiful moves here but you WILL find a routine filled with laughs and entertainment.These books, if purchased separately, would cost over twenty dollars

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Counts - Cuts - Moves and Subtleties Creation by Peter Loughran
Counts - Cuts - Moves and SubtletiesCreation by Peter Loughran
In this seventy-three page softbound booklet, Jerry Mentzer has gathered the most frequently used and the most useful card moves.This book will pay for itself over and over again

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Dai Vernon: A Biography Davenport Story Vol. 1
Dai Vernon: A BiographyDavenport Story Vol. 1
Advance praise has been loud and long for Dai Vernon: A Biography, the most highly anticipated magic book of the year.The Life and Times of a Magical Family, 1881-1939 Davenports reveal in spectacular detail, secrets gathered over 110 years as dealers, performers and hoarders of magical memorabilia.

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