Encyclopedia of Card Tricks

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486156521
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Games & Activities

This giant-sized collection explains how to perform over 600 professional card tricks, devised by the world's greatest magicians. The finest single compendium available, the book features a clear style that makes the instructions easy to follow.

Encyclopedia of Card Tricks

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486212524
Release Date: 1974-06-01
Genre: Games

Provides instructions for performing card tricks of varying levels of difficulty

Card Magic Tricks

Author: Diagram Group
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402760051
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Games

The world of magic is shrouded in mystery...until now! Little Giant® Encyclopedia: Card & Magic Tricks reveals some of the basic secrets of conjuring and illusion. It begins with 30 pages of card handling methods that any beginner will find worthwhile. The magical card section features 83 mathematical tricks using special props and novelties, and you’ll also find 66 magical sleights of hand using coins, silks and handkerchiefs, string, rope, and paper. There’s even a section on how to get the truly "magical” effects that will have your audience shaking their heads in disbelief and calling for more.

Scarne on Card Tricks

Author: John Scarne
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486317151
Release Date: 2013-06-17
Genre: Games

Marvelous treasury of card magic presents exact details of 155 professional card tricks that anyone can learn. Card wizard John Scarne reworked these 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," Milton Berle's "Quickie Card Deal," more.

Self Working Card Tricks

Author: Karl Fulves
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486156569
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Games & Activities

Noted magician and magic authority offers 72 tricks that work automatically through nature of card deck. No sleight of hand needed. Often spectacular. 42 illustrations.

The Royal Road to Card Magic

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781446546017
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: Games & Activities

Contents Include: The Overhand Shuffle The Riffle Shuffle Flourishes The Glide The Glimpse The Key Card The Palm The Backslip The Overhand Shuffle II False Shuffles and Cuts The Double Lift and Turnover The Pass Miscellaneous Flourishes The Reverses The Hindu Shuffle and Other Controls The Classic Force Top and Bottom Changes Arrangements Routines Platform Tricks

Card Manipulations

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486156514
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Games

Over 100 tricks that can be done with any pack of cards. This rich collection has taught thousands of magicians how to perform dozens of eye-catching, yet really workable tricks. Over 200 illustrations.

Card Tricks

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Racehorse Publishing
ISBN: 1944686274
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Games

If you practice any sort of magicor plan on giving it a tryyou probably know that for most people, card tricks are often the starting point. If you have a deck of cards readily available, as many common households do, the only things required to wow an audience are a little sleight of hand and a magician s secrets. In spite of the timeless credo good magicians never reveal their secrets, renowned magicians Jean Hugard and Frederick Braue generously divulged theirs in "Card Tricks: The Royal Road to Card Magic." Published originally in the 1940s, this classic guide contains more than one hundred spectacular tricks allowing anyone to pick up a deck and dazzle an audiencewhether their performance is in a theatre, at a party, or even on the street! With more than 120 illustrations to accompany trick instructions and the addition of a new foreword by Steven Cohen, a master of sleight of hand, this edition of "Card Tricks" is one of the leading authoritative books on card magic. "

Card Tricks Without Skill

Author: Paul Clive
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781473382251
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This early manual of tricks is an absorbing work which will prove of much interest to the enthusiast or historian of magic. Originally entitled Card Tricks Without Skill in Sleight-of-hand the author intended to provide a new approach to card magic for the beginner. Contents Include: Conjurers' Terms and Artifices - Beginners' Tricks - Impromptu Mysteries - Miscellaneous - Treated and Prepared Cards - Pre-arrangement - The Identity Pack - Contributions by Present-day Magicians. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Expert Card Technique

Author: Jean Hugard
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486156538
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Games & Activities

Definitive work on card technique: everything from basic manipulations to advanced flourishes; also a wide variety of tricks. 318 illustrations.

Charles Jordan s Best Card Tricks

Author: Karl Fulves
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486269310
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Games

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

The Expert At The Card Table The Classic Treatise On Card Manipulation

Author: S. W. Erdnase
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781446549339
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: Games & Activities

This early works on The Expert at the Card Table is a must have for any card playing enthusiast. To all lovers of card games it should prove interesting, and as a basis of card entertainment it is practically inexhaustible, with much of the information still useful and practical today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Card Control

Author: Arthur H. Buckley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486156651
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Games

A famous card expert demonstrates sleights-of-hand — shifts, palms, glides, false shuffles, cuts, fans, steals, and deceptions — that have left theater audiences amazed. Not for beginners. Over 300 photos.

The Ultimate Book of Card Magic Tricks

Author: Bob Longe
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402740921
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Games

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.