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The parlor conjurer, or, Magic and sleight of hand for home amusement.

The parlor conjurer, or, Magic and sleight of hand for home amusement.

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Published by De Witt, publisher in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Magic tricks -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    With: The amateur"s guide to magic and mystery ... New York, [between 1874 and 1899?] Issued separately.

    Other titlesParlour conjurer, Parlor conjurer, Magic and sleight of hand for home amusement
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
    SeriesDe Witt"s standard hand books
    ContributionsHarry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1542 .H6 vol. 5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23204848M
    LC Control Number2009389670

    Thurston's Book of Magic. $ Small Archive of Houdini Related Articles. $ Key to the Tarot. $ Tours Faciles d'Escamotage. $ Rien dans les Mains, Tout dans les Poches! $ Parlor Magic, a Series of Tricks Made Easy. $ Avec un Jeu Emprunte (Lend Me Your Pack) Card Tricks: How to Do Them, Sleight of Hand. $ NOW YOU SEE IT, NOW YOU DON'T: LESSONS IN SLEIGHT OF HAND. (Book) New York, Vintage Books, pp., illus., glossary, 4to. Paperbound. Cover has a small ”) hole in the upper face corner; also a bump on the edge just below that and a more substantial bump and wrinkle on the back cover; o/w a very Good copy. Now offered at $

    The Tarbell Course in Magic is a notable encyclopedia of magic amongst professional and amateur has eight volumes; the first five were part of the original home-study correspondence course compiled in by Dr. Harlan Tarbell, the remaining three volumes being added on later. [citation needed]This magic volume series was originally designed as a correspondence course for budding. Performing quality magical entertainment leaving a positive impression and a lasting memory. Phil provides what you are looking for to slate your entertainment thirst: *Wonder *Amazement *Magic *Fun. Phil is highly trained in sleight of hand and theater.. Phil is a seasoned performer receiving both current and repeat bookings at various functions.

    Interestingly, the first book discussing what we now call stage magic was a book entitled "The Discoverie of Witchcraft." Naturally, they were carefuly to avoid this in the era of witch-hunts. The magicians at that time always advertised their abilities as sleight of hand, because real magic would be a sign of a deal with the Devil. Some. It was known for many years that a long time ago, the professor, Dai Vernon, wrote down annotations on Erdnase – a book all of the experts and all of the masters swear by, because it really is one of the only places where you can learn a certain level of perfect sleight of hand – and magic lessons that just can’t be touched anywhere.


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Don’t perform a trick for which you need sleight of hand unless you have practiced a lot. Talk to your audience throughout your entire trick. Keep them distracted. George Arnold, The Magician’s Own Book, or the Whole Art of Conjuring. Being a Complete Hand-book of Parlor Magic, New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers, New-York.

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Being a complete hand-book of parlor magic, and containing over one thousand optical, chemical, mechanical, magnetical, and magical experiments, amusing transmutations, astonishing sleights and subtleties, celebrated card deceptions, ingenious tricks with numbers, curious and entertaining puzzles, together with all the most noted tricks of.

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The anonymous text reprints the first pages of The Secret Out (also published by Dick & Fitzgerald, in ), a book often attributed to Wiljalba Frikell, celebrated 19th-century German conjurer known for his work with stage apparatus, and one of Harry Houdini’s inspirations.

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