By: Edwin Sachs. Find out in this legendary classic of legerdemain, Sleight of Hand, widely regarded by professional magicians as one of the finest magic. “If ever there were a more classic tome for beginners of general sleight of hand, I am not sure what it is. This book has been around for years, has stood the. Described by a magician as probably the single most complete book ever written on magic. It includes both stage and close-up magic, chapters.

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It teaches you a little bit of manipulation in conjunction with producing and vanishing common items like coins, rings and eggs.

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Michael Daniels added it Jan 27, Later chapters devoted to routines complete with patter, card and coin tricks proper, “sham mesmerism” and more. It supplied part of Malini’s program.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I suspect these books have been available for a long time in Google, but today is the first time that the readers — the applications to actually view these books — are available officially.

The Daily Henry James. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Sxchs is a wealth of material to be found in the older “classics” of the magical literature; i.

This is a popular, secure, trackable courier service. Larry, forgive me for sounding silly, edwjn who wrote Magic Without Apparatus? Certain scripting might be out of style or even seen as faux pas these days, but the material is still very useable.


These techniques, both basic and more advanced, are all here — in the best book on the subject that you could possibly own. This way you avoid expensive international shipping fees and taxes.

Who eachs Vanishing Inc. All of the effects are impromptu, which means they can be done without preparation and with borrowed coins. While they don’t offer any guarantees, MyHermes tend to deliver your order within two days.

Paper copies of Genii are at your magic dealer, instantly-downloadable version here plus an extra coin trick by Miguel Angel Gea: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Ricky Smith added it Oct 11, Martin Gardner’s Table Magic. Chris Inner circle lybrary. I particularly apprecated the fact that Dover kept the content exactly the way it is in the earlier editions, save for the typeface and the cover.

Nov 27, Urban Sketches, a collection of stories.

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Abbott’s Encyclopedia of Rope Tricks for Magicians. Unfortunately, most used book stores are savvy to older magic books market, BUT you can still find some “WTF, how this get here and who would give it up! Close Report a review At Edwun, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Among the effects here zleight will learn here are the by now very old handkerchief coin vanish and the equally old method of vanishing a coin in a glass of water, a Miser’s Dream had of effect with a hat, color changes, transpositions, etc. May 16th, 6: Find out in this legendary classic of legerdemain, Sleight of Handwidely regarded by professional magicians as one of the finest magic books ever written. Magic of this kind can be performed anytime, anywhere.


Sleight of Hand: A Practical Manual of Legerdemain for Amateurs & Others by Sachs

AkmalSyahmi marked it as to-read Oct 03, This is a very strong effect if presented properly and there are many different ways to present it. This in no way hinders the clarity of the material – everything in the book is very easy to follow but my point in bringing it ediwn is that some people may, due to the linguistics, find it to be a bit of a dry read.

Keep in mind, too, that as of today many pre magic books are now available free via Google books and readable on Google’s new reader app for the iPhone and Android. Dana Pellerin rated it it was ok Sep 12, Matthew Stevens rated it liked it Dec 31, Sachs’ Sleight of Hand contains effects that Malini would learn and perform. The review must be at least 50 characters long. The Expert at the Card Table.

These techniques, both basic and more advanced, are all here — in the best book on the subject that you could possibly own.

Sleight of Hand

Preview — Sleight of Hand by Edwin Sachs. Bigger Than Life” by David Ben. The fact that the book has stood the test of time and is considered a must-have book among professional magicians stands as a testament to the strength of hane material.