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Books: Close-Up Magic

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Horace Bennett`s Prize Winning Magic (Limited/Out of Print) edited by Hugh Miller

$19.95

Horace Bennett's Prize Winning Magic is a hard-to-find book containing some of the world's most recognizable Magic effects. You will find the handlings devilishly deceptive. The clever presentations are another layer on top of the already cunning handlings. Very limited quantities available.

 

Jim Bergstroms Hat Trick by Ron Bauer

$9.00

Here's another treat for your audiences! Ron Bauer has just released #22 in his Private Studies series, "Jim Bergstrom's Hat Trick." It's an innovative, colorful comedy version of the Torn Tissue Papers to Hat that's a worthy feature effect for any close-up and stand-up adult audience. (It's not a kids' trick, but...

 

Essential Stewart James

$32.00

by Stewart James and Allan Slaight

Canadian Stewart James was the most prolific inventor of magic in the twentieth century. Where most magicians invent a handful of magic routines during the course of their life, Stewart James created over one thousand. His prodigious output has been recorded in two mammoth publications totally...

 

Three Shell Game Book

$2.00

The Three Shell Game is a compilation of all the equipment, moves, and routines used by the shell game pros over the years. After you learn the basic moves, the book describes 32 different routines that will always keep you 3 steps ahead of any audience. The final section of the book describes the methods of "shills and sharpers". These...

 

Wax Fax

$6.75

A Compilation of Tricks and Effects with Wax

Wax is one of the magician's greatest secret gimmicks and this is the first booklet ever written on the subject. It was originally released in 1953 by Ted Collins and Ed Mishell and has not been readily available for more than 20 years.

Subjects and routines covered:...

 

Yedid`s Incredible Close-up book

$20.00

This is Meir's second book. It features the magic he performs professionally. It includes: "Compucard" (one of his most popular routines), "Birds Of A Feather," "Signa-Fusion," "Invisible Poker Hand," "Thumb Through The Table," "Calculated Miracle," "Traveling Thumb," "Ghostwriter," plus much more. Thoroughly explained with over 150...

 

Uncovered (Secrets For The Serious Magician)

$33.00

by John Luka

Uncovered is a compilation of first class practical card magic, including some powerful non-card items, written for the serious magician. Featured are several commercial creations that John has had the pleasure of performing in restaurants, at magic get togethers, and at parties for friends. You will find magic...

 

Creation by Peter Loughran

$31.50

Introducing 'Creation' the first full publication from Master of Illusions Entertainment

So what is Creation all about?

Peter Loughran has been creating and marketing original magic effects and illusions for almost 2 decades with dozens of top selling magic effects on the market today, while also consulting...

 

Magical Arts Journal by Michael Ammar and Adam Fleischer

$69.95

The Art and Business of Magic

The Magical Arts Journal is a ground breaking magical publication devoted to both the art and business of magic that was published and edited by FISM world champion magician Michael Ammar and magic publishing and event production innovator Adam J. Fleischer.

You'll find...

 

Ultramodern II (Limited Edition) by Retro Rocket

$25.00

The anthology series continues. Inside this volume of Ultramodern, you will find magic with cards, coins, bills, and mentalism. Every item has been selected for its practical and commercial potential. Expand your arsenal and become even more proficient with your magic!

Featuring new magic from Marty Kane, Pablo Amira, Jozsef...

 

A New Angle by Ryan Plunkett & Michael Feldman

$45.00

"A New Angle is full of thoughtfully constructed routines that will not only entertain and fool, but will naturally inspire you with creative possibilities."
- Daniel Garcia

A New Angle is filled with magician foolers, hard-hitting practical effects for laymen, and off-the-wall new ideas to...

 

Legendary Hierophant

$67.00

The year was 1969. An alternative experimental magic quarterly, initiated by Jon Racherbaumer came out during this exciting time in magic. Dai Vernon was exerting his seminal influence at the Magic Castle, Ed Marlo was at the height of his powers in Chicago, and a new breed of well-informed magicians were creating in unprecedented ways....

 

Legendary Kabbala by Jon Racherbaumer

$65.00

This limited-edition deluxe hard-cover book was designed for lovers of close-up magic,collectors, scholars, and historians. There are 232 tricks, sleights, and subtelties by over 46 contributors. Marlo, Vernon, Elmsley, Jennings, Klause, Lorayne, Zarrow, Dingle,Cervon, and more. Only 1,000 copies will be printed.

 

Strong Magic - Ortiz

$40.00

Why is it that some magicians get great audience reaction while others who are just as skillful leave audiences so cold? The answers are in Strong Magic , the first -ever book on showmanship specifically for the close-up magician.

As a successful professional magician for almost twenty rears, Darwin Ortiz has appeared...

 

Basic Cups & Balls - Ron Bauer

$9.00

This short but sneaky version of the Cups and Balls is a good way to get acquainted with the essential handling and presenting of this classic of magic.

Although the following is designed as an introduction to Cups and Balls for the student of magic, it is a complete and audience tested performance piece as well. Ron Bauer has...

 

Cursed Ring - Ron Bauer

$9.00

From the man who has left his ring in more than three-hundred restrooms!

You can't rid yourself of that ring! It vanishes from a volunteer's hand, and invisibly returns to your finger! Or does it? Even under "test conditions" it happens again!

Learn the subtle secret of using one method to throw the audience...

 

Harry Houdini`s Paper Magic: The Whole Art of Paper Tricks, Including Folding, Tearing and Puzzles by Harry Houdini and Dover Publications

$12.95

Aspiring illusionists can learn from one of the world's greatest magicians with this facsimile of a 1922 book by Harry Houdini. The master sleight-of-hand artist explains how to use the simplest of props ? sheets of paper ? to completely captivate audiences. Houdini's easy-to-follow directions, many of them accompanied by illustrations,...

 

Act II

$42.00

In Act Two, Barrie Richardson shows that he has lost none of his gentle thunder. His new book features 54 tricks, ideas and routines, with all the attributes for which his work has become known and admired. Most include full presentations that use humanity, humor and an unfaltering sense of drama, that culminate in feats that are clearly...

 


Art Of Close-Up Levitation

QUESTION: What happens when you lock Steve Fearson, Dan Harlan, Gary Darwin and five underground magicians in a sealed room?

ANSWER: You get the best book ever written on floating effects!

Includes:

  • Fantastic Floating Ring: Steve Fearson's ultimate handling of a borrowed finger ring...

 


Class Act

$27.50

In Italy, the word "magic" is synonymous among the general public with the name Tony Binarelli. Throughout the continent, he is respected among his peers for his creative and entertaining magic. Now, for the first time, English speaking magicians can learn what Europe has known for years: the brilliant magical thoughts and innovations...

 

Don Alan Chop Cup Routine

$13.95

This is a comprehensive depiction of Don Alan's theories, handling, and presentation of the Chop Cup. It's his way of doing it, not merely a replication of a single performance.

THE REAL WORK on how Don loaded, got the laughs and set up for doing his classic routine. This is the first time all the subtle work has been published....

 

Hard-Bolied Mysteries - Cervon

$37.50

By Bruce Cervon. 52 prized effects straight form a top performer's routine. Lots and lots of explosive card routines with clear, crisp, black and white photos. Hard bound 178 pages and an absolute must for the close up or parlour performer. Also features pressure fan switches, one card coin matrix, two card controls.

 

Hornswoggled Again - Ron Bauer

$9.00

From the man who's overconfident enough to be easy prey for any short con!

This is an entertaining way to show off your "sure-fire defense against short-change artists." First you take in an innocent bystander by showing him how you were once hornswoggled. Then, when you insist on gloating, he gets his revenge and you're...

 

Kort

$36.00

Milt Kort is a legend of sorts: a magician who has seldom traveled outside the Detroit area, who rarely performs at magician's conventions or lectures, yet a man whom the professionals and greats in magic came to see; men like Paul Rosini, Dr. Daley, J.B. Bobo, Charlie Miller, Cardini, Dai Vernon, and many more sought out Milt Kort and...

 

Magic Menu Final Four

$15.00

After ten years and 60 issues, The Magic Menu ceased being "the international journal for professional restaurant and bar magicians" and became for one brief, shining volume "the professional journal for working close-up magicians."

Two hard-bound compendiums were issued that contained the initial 60 issues. It was announced...

 


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