The Amazing Book of Magic & Card Tricks

Author: Jon Tremaine

Publisher: Clb

ISBN: 9781858333984

Category: Games

Page: 221

View: 4787

Demonstrates how to perform a wealth of tricks using everyday props as well as a variety of card tricks, illustrating each in color photographs that reveal hidden details of sleight of hand.

The Amazing Book of Card Tricks

Author: Jon Tremaine

Publisher: Booksales

ISBN: 9781555219956

Category: Games

Page: 128

View: 7987

Explains step-by-step the execution of a variety of magic tricks.

Joshua Jay's Amazing Book of Cards

Author: Joshua Jay

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 0761158421

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 199

View: 6840

Demonstrates how to perform different types of card tricks with step-by-step instructions and photographs.

World's Best Card Tricks

Author: Bob Longe

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780806982335

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 7011

Provides step-by-step instructions for forty-one card tricks, in such categories as "Prediction," "Gambling," and "Mind Reading."

Cool Card Tricks

Techniques for the Advanced Magician

Author: Paul Zenon

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781404210851

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 1270

Provides instructions for a variety of card tricks.

Magic Aces

A Complete Routine of Amazing Card Tricks

Author: STUART LEE

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 9781426962028

Category: Reference

Page: 100

View: 3598

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK setting out the full instructions for a routine of amazing card tricks. All the tricks involve the production of the Aces in a variety of spectacular ways. The book is designed to guide the beginner in card magic through the basic handling of the cards to the successful production of the tricks.

The Ultimate Book of Card & Magic Tricks

Author: Bob Longe

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402740923

Category: Games

Page: 464

View: 3589

These amazing card and magic tricks will astonish every crowd...without fail! No one's better than master magician Bob Longe at teaching unbelievable illusions and transforming anyone into the star of a party or performance. The vast majority of his tricks feel completely impromptu, and they all require very little preparation - but what a dazzling variety there are! Baffle an audience using cards, coins, dice, and other ordinary objects. Try a little mental magic, including astonishing feats with numbers and real prestidigitation - that is ways to fool the eye with slight of hand. Best of all, every one is achievable with just a little bit of practice.

Diary of a Blind Magician

Secrets of the Amazing Haundini

Author: Gary Haun

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1449082556

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 288

View: 1776

In this book Gary reveals how magic has helped him overcome his limitations. As a blind magician, Gary explains what he has had to do to perform magic. He discusses the techniques and methods that have enabled him to become one of the world’s finest blind magicians. In Diary of a Blind Magician, Gary shares his passion for magic with you. He not only gives you some very interesting information about magic he actually teaches you how to perform some easy to do magic tricks.

101 Amazing Card Tricks

Author: Bob Longe

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780806903422

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 9411

Have nothing but a deck of cards? With this book you'll soon be dealing out playful poker, and four-ace tricks that will make everyone say: "How did you do that?" If you can shuffle a deck, you can perform "jacks be nimble, " "about face, " "number nonsense, " and dozens more. Clear illustrations demonstrate how to execute each move precisely. A chart gauges the difficulty of each trick. 128 pages, 70 b/w illus., 5 3/8 x 8 1/4.

Magic Hands

Professional Card Trick Secrets Revealed

Author: Herbert L. Becker

Publisher: Cedar Fort

ISBN: 1462128114

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 144

View: 3817

These are the secrets that are guarded by the world's greatist magic performers. Magic Hands reveals the closely kept trade secrets behind the most dazzling tricks. Beginning with the basics and quickly moving to more advanced wizardry, this book teaches you how to wow your audience with impressive sleight of hand and showmanship that will rival the professionals. Unlock the secrets behind these amazing card tricks and more: -Card through the window - a David Blaine trick -The card robbers - Houdini's only invention -Cards from your mouth - a Harry Anderson trick -The Card between the jokers - Johnny Carson's trick

World's Greatest Magic Tricks

Author: Charles Barry Townsend

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402725456

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 9014

Demonstrates a variety of magic tricks featuring paper, calendars, rope, coins, paper clips, and cards

Pick a card, any card

card tricks for beginners

Author: Harry Baron

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles

ISBN: 9781559584937

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 126

View: 5492

Provides instruction for a variety of card tricks, including "Three Card Monte," "Ace Away," "Flip Flap" and others

Scarne on Card Tricks

Author: John Scarne

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486427355

Category: Games

Page: 336

View: 5279

Scarne, the world's number-one card wizard, reworked 155 classic card tricks to eliminate the need for sleight-of-hand. Simple instructions and clear diagrams illustrate Houdini's "Card on the Ceiling," Blackstone's "Card Trick Without Cards," Carlyle's "Piano Card Trick," Milton Berle's "Quickie Card Deal," and Scarne's own "Drunken Poker Deal" and "Knockout Card Trick."

Charles Jordan's Best Card Tricks

Author: Karl Fulves,Charles Thorton Jordan

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486269313

Category: Games

Page: 252

View: 7860

Covers impromptu tricks, banded decks, stacked-deck tricks, gambling secrets, sleight-of-hand tricks, prepared-card tricks, shuffle systems, four-ace tricks, one-way decks, and sample card routines

Kids' Magic Secrets

Simple Magic Tricks & Why They Work

Author: Loris Bree

Publisher: Marlor Press

ISBN: 1495600890

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 110

View: 6634

Using everyday items found in most homes, aspiring young magicians can dazzle friends and family with this best-selling kid's guide to performing magic tricks. With the help of this book, young magicians can magically make things appear and disappear, make rubber bands seem to go through fingers, and make ghostly names appear on water tumblers. There are eight fun categories of magic ranging from All Wet to Amazingly Mysterious. Of course, there's Pick-A-Card--Any Card! Each activity includes step- by- step directions complete with hundreds of delightful illustrations. Each trick is followed by an explanation of the scientific or mathematic principles that make it work.

Out of the Box

Amazing Card Tricks from a Sealed Pack

Author: Stuart Lee

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1466945893

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 96

View: 8414

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK with complete instructions for a routine of card tricks performed using the cards as they are removed from the manufacturers sealed carton. The book is designed to guide the beginner in card magic through all the procedures required to produce effects that will delight, surprise, and amaze an audience. Full explanations are given of all the handling required and the tricks can be performed with the minimum of manipulation and, if wished, without the use of any sleights-of-hand.

Old Wine in a New Bottle

Classic Card Tricks Spectacularly Re-Worked

Author: Stuart Lee

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1466945869

Category: Games

Page: 136

View: 9949

OLD WINE IN NEW BOTTLES STUART LEE A practical handbook setting out full instructions for a routine of spectacular card tricks. The tricks are classics of card magic revised to produce new and amazing effects. The book is designed to guide the beginner in card magic through the basic handling of the cards to the successful production of the tricks. However, the re-working of these classics of card magic will also appeal to the more experienced performer. ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Boys' Book of Magic: The Art of Conjuring Explained and Illustrated

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1446547647

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 196

View: 5184

Originally published in the 1930s, this is an excellent book for beginners, offering simple instructions along with clear diagrams. None of the tricks require the purchase of any aditional conjuring material. The book offers much practical advice on putting together a magic show and some intersting information on the history of magic. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Contents Include: Becoming A Master Magician The First Programme Make the Most of Your Show Magic At Your Fingertips Wrinkles For Wizards Masters of Magic The Second Programme A Magical Medley More Masters of Magic Inventing Your Own Tricks An Advanced Programme

Card Tricks

Author: Oliver Ho

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402728075

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 7520

New in Paper Even young kids can dazzle their friends with amazing card tricks! It's easy for them to take center-stage now, because these incredibly simple and colorful instructions are just right for 6-to-8 year olds. Youngsters will start by mastering a few simple lessons on holding, spreading, cutting and shuffling the deck, and they'll also see how to hide cards surreptitiously and make them reappear magically. It's all a matter of practicing each move until they can do it automatically, and then kicking it up a notch with some smooth show-biz moves--like making a card float out of a deck, rise to the top, or turn upside down without even touching it.

Applied Magic

Author: Michael Kett

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 146910976X

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 100

View: 6567

The author, Michael Kett, has been a physical therapist, as well as a magician, for more than 20 years. His therapy background includes working with neurologic, pediatric, orthopaedic and sports medicine patients. As a magician, he performs regularly at community festivals, restaurants, and private events. Michael's book, Applied Magic, is a blending of his passion for magic and his physical therapy experience. Applied Magic is more than a beginner's magic book. Each of the 52 magic effects and activities was specifically chosen for its therapeutic potential. Specific therapeutic considerations and difficulty level are suggested for each effect. The 93 illustrations make learning easy. Also included are chapters that discuss basic magic principles, how to teach magic, and using magic to tell a story. This book is an outstanding resource for any therapist, teacher or parent looking for innovative methods to improve gross and fine motor control, self-confidence, and social interaction skills. "Applied Magic is a creative addition to any therapist's repertoire. - Peggy Stell, pediatric physical therapist I think the idea of using magic in a classroom setting to develop social and presentation skills is fantastic. - Colleen Lundell, special education teacher "Applied Magic is a great resource for therapists looking for new and interesting ways to make therapy fun." - Melinda Buehring, physical therapist/certified Feldenkrais practitioner The magic effects are explained step by step with great illustrations. I recommend Applied Magic to anyone inquiring about a beginners magic book. - Tim Hannig, childrens entertainer/magician