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DIAMOND JACK
DV-3142
An ordinary pack of cards is introduced. The cards are shuffled (wink-wink) by the magician. As the top card is shown to be the Jack of Diamonds the magician begins to impart this reworked classic tale of Diamond Jack. The
$29.95
BANKED--RED COCA COLA
TR-9903
Taiwan Ben has been known to create some of the most practical magic and Banked is no exception.--Eric Chien, 2018 FISM WORLD CHAMPION. "Banked is the new innovation of the Coin To Bottle effect."--Mike Liu. Banked is an
$34.95
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A DEVOTIONE DEL SIGNOR
Perform a centuries old mystery with Conjuring Arts' beautiful facsimile of Horatio Galasso's A devotione del signore. Recently discovered, this unique magic prop allows you to read your spectator's mind with virtually
BK-6534
$24.95

A LIFETIME IN MAGIC
Written by a man who spent seventy-four years...a lifetime in magic! A professional magician...a world traveler...author...inventor...founder of Abbott’s Magic Company. Percy Abbott and
BK-2220
$10.00

A TRIBUTE TO ROBERT HARBIN
Jim’s two lectures before the Magic Circle from February 2009. The first discusses Harbin’s contributions to illusions, and his process of creation, including ten guidelines for the modern illusion. The second lecture consists of five Harbin-
BK-1657A
$20.00

ADVENTURES OF 51 MAGICIANS AND A FAKIR
This book, which also functions like a deck of cards, deals with the history of magic, but with an original focus. It does it through the caricatures and biographies of fifty-two of the most important magicians of all time.
BK-5863
$39.95

AROUND THE WORLD WITH A MAGICIAN AND A JUGGLER
Originally published in 1891, Around the World with a Magician and a Juggler has become a sought-after title, a genuine scarcity. First editions regularly sell for $500 at auction. Now reprinted, this seminal text
BK-6151
$45.00

ART OF DECEPTION
The Art of Deception chronicles the long and colorful relationship between conjuring and art. For the first time, the history of artists and the magic art they created are profiled in detail. Material from the series in The Linking Ring are expounded up
BK-5718
$64.95  $49.95

ART OF JUGLING OR LEGERDEMAINE
A reprint of the 1612 edition of one of the earliest and rarest books on magic including 30 effects with cards, coins, balls, and more. Essential reading for any serious magician! Protected in a beautiful
BK-1478B
$49.95

ART OF MODERN CONJURING
Cards, coins, rings, and even the human predilection for wonder may all be expertly manipulated with the help of this guide to favorite tricks and illusions of the magicians art. Professor Henri Garenne, the urbane author of this manual on conjuring, int
BK-5642
$19.95

BELIEVE IT OR NOT, MAGIC & MAGICIANS
Believe it or not, Magic has been around since the dawn of time, and is still very much alive today. Read the Ripley accounts of Rope & Water magic, Stage Illusions, Fakirs & Levitation, Amazing Sleight of Hand, Harry Houdini, Howard
BK-6608
$12.95

BEST OF ALL WORLDS
Best of All Worlds - Written and compiled by Brent Arthur James Geris, Bob Postelnik and Duppy Demetrius. Foreword written by Max Maven, Preface written by Michael Weber, Filled with history, stories, and, most of all, magic,
BK-6229
$51.95

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