The shortest and easiest path to successful card magic is a cautious research of the indispensable book -Michael Bailey, President associated with the Magic Circle
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Do you need to confound your pals, amaze your acquaintances, amuse and dazzle crowds of people at events and gatherings? Learning a couple of card tips will assist you to do-all that and much more. By using this book, everyone can develop a versatile arsenal of first-rate card tips. Actually, mastery of simply the first section will allow you to execute a half-dozen astounding and entertaining sleights of hand.
The authors, both noted authorities on miracle, present total, easy-to-understand explanations of shuffles, flourishes, the glide, the glimpse, untrue shuffles and cuts, the pass, the classic power, and several other methods. These will allow card handlers to execute over 100 mind-boggling feats of card secret, including planning Stealer, Gray's Spelling Trick, Do when I Do, So now you view it, Obliging Aces, Rapid Transit, Kangaroo Card, A Tipsy Trick, and lots of other individuals. Illustrated with more than 120 clear line slices that make the explanations easy to follow, this interesting introduction to card conjuring will enable also beginners to build up professional-level ability and the ability to do tricks going to astound family and friends.
Unabridged Dover (1999) republication of the work posted by World Publishing Company, Cleveland, Ohio, 1951 (first edition, Harper & Brothers, 1948). -This text relates to an out of print or unavailable version of the subject.