General Magic

26702. Acer, David. NATURAL SELECTIONS, VOLUME II. Longueuil, QC, Camirand Academy of Magic, 1999. First edition. 201pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 37.50

26705. Adair, Ian. 100 MAGIC TRICKS. London, Chartwell Books, 1991. 128pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. Former owner name on front endpaper, o/w near fine. 12.00

26705-a. Adair, Ian. .CONJURING AS A CRAFT. . South Brunswick, NJ, A.S. Barnes, 1972. 160pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Near fine. 15.00

26705-b. Adair, Ian. CONJURING AS A CRAFT. New Jersey, A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc., 1972. 160pp. Illus. Bibliog. Index. Cloth w/ dj. 8vo. Ex library with standard markings, o/w VG. 8.00

26705-c. Adair, Ian. MAGIC TRICKS: SECRETS OF THE MASTER MAGICIAN. Edison, NJ, Chartwell, 1995. 48pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. Near fine. 10.00

26713. Andrus, Jerry. THE MISER’S MIRACLE (THE MIRACULOUS PRODUCTION OF FOUR SILVER DOLLARS!) Eugene, OR, Chazpro Magic Co., 2000. 20pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. New. 15.00

26726. Barnett, Paul and Ron Tiner. CONJURING TRICKS. London, Lorenz Books, 1998. 96pp., illus., 16mo. Pictorial boards in dj. New. 6.00

26727. Baron, Harry. MAGIC FOR BEGINNERS. NY, Funk & Wagnalls, 1967. 159pp., illus., glossary, bibliog., 8vo. Cloth. Very good. 9.00

26737. Bedwell, Steve. THICK SCHTICK! n.pl., Steve Bedwell-Physician Magician, 2000. 30pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Wraps. Signed on back cover. New. 20.00

26740. [Bergeron, Bev] BEV BERGERON ON TAPE. (VHS videocassette) USA. 1990, Bev Bergeron. Color, 60 minutes. New. 30.00

26745. Berry, Jay Scott. ILLUSIONEERING 2001. n.pl., n.p., n.d. 17pp., illus., 4to. Comb bound. New. 20.00

26749. Blackstone, Harry. BLACKSTONE’S MODERN CARD TRICKS. Garden City, NY, Garden City Books, 1958. 164pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. VG. 8.00

26750. Blackstone, Harry. BLACKSTONE’S MODERN CARD TRICKS. Garden City, NY, Garden City Books, 1958. 164pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in chipped dj. Good+. 10.00

26751. Blackstone, Harry. BLACKSTONE’S SECRETS OF MAGIC. Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1958. New, revised ed. 164pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. Former owner name on front fly, o/w VG. 10.00

26763. Brewer, Doug. THE UNEXPECTED VISITOR: COIN MAGIC FOR THE WALK AROUND PERFORMER. n.pl., Douglas Brewer, 2001. 86pp., illus., 8vo. Pbnd. New. 30.00

26771. Chanin, Jack. GRAND FINALE! SILK AT YOUR FINGERTIPS. Philadelphia, Chanin’s Studio of Magic, 1952. 96pp., illus., 8vo. Red cloth. Near fine. 15.00

26780. Clark, Hyla M. THE WORLDS GREATEST MAGIC. New York, Bonanza Books, 1979. 208pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. VG. 16.00

26781. Clark, Hyla M. THE WORLD’S GREATEST MAGIC. New York, Bonanza Books, 1979. 208pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. Has been damp along bottom, o/w still very good. 15.00

26783. Cobb, Vicki. MAGIC…NATURALLY: SCIENCE ENTERTAINMENTS & AMUSEMENTS. NY, Harper Collins, 1993. 150 pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 10.00

26787-a. Darbyshire, Lydia. THE MAGIC BOOK: MASTER OF MYSTERIES OF OVER 150 MAGIC TRICKS. Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books, 1997. 224pp., illus., gloss., bibliog., 4to. Cloth in dj. Somewhat shopworn, o/w VG. 12.00

26795-b. Dexter, Will. SECRETS OF THE CONJURER’S CRAFT. London, Abbey Library, n.d. 144pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in colorful dj. Foxing on endpapers; dj a bit roughed along edges; o/w VG. 15.00

26795-c. Dexter, Will. THIS IS MAGIC: SECRETS OF THE CONJURER’S CRAFT. London, Arco Publications, 1958. First UK edition. 204pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in frayed dj. Very good. 15.00

26803. Dunninger, Joseph. DUNNINGER’S COMPLETE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MAGIC. London, Spring Books, n.d. 288pp., illus., 4to. Cloth/boards in dj. Dust jacket has minor scuffs/tears; o/w VG. 15.00

26811. Elliott, Bruce. THE BEST IN MAGIC. New York, Harper & Brothers, 1956. First. 246pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth. Shows general wear, but o/w VG. 12.00

26811-a. Elliott, Bruce. THE BEST IN MAGIC. New York, Harper and Brothers, 1956. 246pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth/boards. Scuffed at extremities; o/w VG. 12.00

26815. Fantasio [Ricardo “Fantasio” Roucau] MY CANES AND CANDLES. Tahoma, CA, L & L Publishing, 2000. First edition. 117pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 40.00

26816-a. Fedko, John. MAGIC TREASURES. Santa Ana, CA, Fedko Magic Co., 1996. 168pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 45.00

26818. Fiscus, David. BIRTHDAY MAGICIAN’S HANDBOOK. (Revised edition) Pomeroy, OH, Lee Jacobs Productions, 1998. 214pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. New. 30.00

26823. Frailich, Ariel. CARD STORIES. Toronto, I Saw That!, 1997. 84pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. New. 30.00

26825. Frederick, Guy. 101 BEST MAGIC TRICKS. New York, Bell Publishing company, 1956. 128pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Dj has several small tears, o/w VG. 8.00

26834-b. Ganson, Lewis. THE ART OF CLOSE-UP MAGIC, VOL.2. Tahoma, CA, L&L Publishing, 1996. 286pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 35.00

26836-c. Ganson, Lewis. DAI VERNON’S MORE INNER SECRETS OF CARD MAGIC. London, Harry Stanley, n.d. 88pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. Light spots on front cover, o/w VG. 15.00

26837. Ganson, Lewis. DAI VERNON’S TRIBUTE TO NATE LEIPZIG. Tahoma, CA, L & L Publishing, 2000. 207pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 40.00

26842. Ganson, Lewis. THE MAGIC OF SLYDINI. London, Harry Stanley, n.d. First. 208pp., illus., 8vo. Red cloth. VG+. 40.00

26845. Garcia, Frank and George Schindler. MAGIC WITH CARDS: 113 EASY-TO-PERFORMMIRACLES WITH AN ORDINARY DECK. New York, David McKay, 1975.176pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG. 12.00

26848. Garenne, Professor Henri. THE ART OF MODERN CONJURING FOR WIZARDS OF ALL AGES. New York, Clarkson Potter, 2001. Reprint of 1886 edition by Ward, Lock and Company.) xivpp., 206pp., illus., 12mo. Pictorial cloth with black and gold stamping. Fore edge uncut. New. 20.00

26859. Gibson, Walter B. THE NEW MAGICIAN’S MANUAL. New York, David Kemp & Company, 1936. 143pp., illus., index, 4to. Cloth. W/o props; covers soiled; o/w good. 12.00

26863. Gibson, Walter B. WHAT’S NEW IN MAGIC. New York, Bell Publishing, 1956. 222pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG. 10.00

26864. Gibson, Walter B. WHAT’S NEW IN MAGIC. Garden City, NY, Hanover House, 1956. First edition. . 222pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG. 12.00

26865-a. Gibson, Walter B. and Morris N. Young. HOUDINI’S FABULOUS MAGIC. Radnor, PA, Chilton Book Company, 1976. 214pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Cloth in dj. DJ has several small tears and one small chip on back cover, o/w VG+. 20.00

26878. Gordon, Paul. CAUSE AND EFFECT: CARD MAGIC FOR THE NEW MILLENNIUM. Worthing, West Sussex, Natzler Enterprises, 1999. 224pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 40.00

26882. Groves, David. BE A STREET MAGICIAN! A HOW-TO GUIDE. Santa Monica, Aha Press, 1998. 145pp., illus., venues list, bibliog., 4to. Papbnd. New. 40.00

26884. Guinn, Scott F. MAGISHING MY WAY: CONJURING ROUTINES FOR THE PERFORMING PRESTIDIGITATOR. Star, ID, Great Scott! It’s Magic!, 2002. 128pp., illus., sleight index, 4to. Plastic comb bound. As new. 20.00

26888. Hall, Trevor H. NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE. Croydon, ARCAS, n.d. 64pp., illus., 8vo. Orange cloth. VG. 25.00

26890-e. Harris, Paul. SUPER MAGIC. San Diego, Chuck Martinez, 1977. 134pp., illus., 8vo. Plastic comb bound. VG+. 15.00

26894. Hartman, J.K. TRICKERY TREATS: CARD CRAFT CONTINUED. Washington, DC, Kaufman and Company, 1999. 239pp., illus., 4to. Stamped boards. “A Process of Elimination: The Script” (8pp.) laid in. New. 40.00

26896. Hay, Henry. LEARN MAGIC. Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing, 1947. 279pp., illus., 8vo. Blue cloth. Former owner name written on end papers; o/w VG. 12.00

26896-a. Hay, Henry. LEARN MAGIC. New York, Perma Giants, 1949. 279pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. Browning; flaked/chipped at head and foot of spine; o/w VG. 12.00

26896-b. Hay, Henry. LEARN MAGIC. New York, Perma Giants, 1949. 279pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. Plastic laminate covering is peeling at head and foot of spine, o/w quite good.12.00

26903. Hobbs, Stephen. MEIR YEDID’S MAGICAL WISHES. Rego Park, NY, Meir Yedid, 1994. First edition. 96pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. New. 18.00

26914. Hugard, Jean with Frederick Braue. EXPERT CARD TECHNIQUE: CLOSE-UP TABLE MAGIC. Minneapolis, Carl Waring Jones, 1940. First edition. 448pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. Light wear at extremities, o/w VG. 24.00

26938. Hunter, Norman. NEW CONJURING WITHOUT SKILL. London, John Lane, 1935. 104pp. (+ads), illus., 12mo. Cloth. Cover lightly soiled; spine discolored; Chanin sig/stamp on end papers; o/w quite good. 12.00

26956. Johnson, Stephanie. MY FIRST CUP, BALL & PAPER MAGIC TRICKS (HOPPIN’ MAGIC series). New York, SMITHMARK Publishers, 1992. 26pp., illus., 4to. Pictorial boards. New. 7.00

26957. Johnson, Stephanie. MY FIRST STRING & KNOT MAGIC TRICKS (HOPPIN’ MAGIC series). New York, SMITHMARK Publishers, 1992. 26pp., illus., 4to. Pictorial boards. New. 7.00

26975-c. Kaufman, Richard. RICHARD’S ALMANAC, VOLUME ONE. New York, Richard Kaufman and Alan Greenberg, 1983. 112pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. As new. 20.00

26975-d. Kaufman, Richard. SANKEY PANKEY. New York, Richard Kaufman and Alan Greenberg, 1986. First edition. 122pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. As new. 35.00

26976. Kaufman, Richard. SANKEY PANKEY. (Washington, DC), Kaufman and Company, 1986 (2001 reprint). 122pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 35.00

26979. Kaye, Marvin. THE HANDBOOK OF MAGIC. New York, Dorset Press, 1989. 324pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Cloth and boards in dj. Fine. 11.00

26980. Kaye, Marvin. THE STEIN AND DAY HANDBOOK OF MAGIC. NY, Stein and Day, 1973. First edition. 309 pp., illus., glossary, index, 8vo. Cloth. Former owner’s names/stamp/bookplate; o/w good. 9.00

26981. Kaye, Marvin. THE STEIN AND DAY HANDBOOK OF MAGIC. New York, Stein and Day, 1973. 310pp., illus., glossary, index, 8vo. Cloth/boards. VG. 10.00

26988. Korem, Danny. KOREM WITHOUT LIMITS. Brooklyn, D. Robbins, 1985. First edition. 181pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. Signed. Near fine. 32.00

27003. Lewis, Eric C. PERSONAL MAGIC: VOLUME ONE. (CD-ROM format) Buena Park, CA, Magikraft Studios, 1999. 397pp., illus., audio, video. Single standard CD in jewell box. New. 30.00

27012. Lorayne, Harry. DECK-STERITY. New York, Louis Tannen, 1967. 154pp.(+ads), illus., 8vo. Blue cloth. VG. 15.00

27013. Lorayne, Harry. HARRY LORAYNE’S BEST OF FRIENDS. Tahoma, CA, L&L Publishing, 2001. 559pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 60.00

27064. Mentzer, Jerry. CARD FILE TWO. Greenville, SC, Magic Methods, 2000. 182pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 39.50

27067. Mentzer, Jerry. THE MAGIC OF PAUL HARRIS. n.pl., Jerry Mentzer, 1976. 67pp., illus., 8vo. Plastic comb bound. VG. 12.00

27072. Merrill, R.D. MERRILL’S KNIFE BOOK. Pomeroy, Lee Jacobs Produtions, 1981. First edition. 64pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Wraps. As new. 12.00

27087. Morris, E. W. “Bud” and Sam Dalal. MAGIC IN THE MORRIS MANOR. Oakland, Morris magic & Associates, 1974. 128pp., illus., 8vo. Blue cloth. New. 15.00

27089. Mulholland, John. MAGIC FOR ENTERTAINING. (Reprint of THE ART OF ILLUSION). New York, Grosset & Dunlap, 1944. 142pp., illus., 12mo. Cloth in dj. Dj somewhat worn, o/w very good. 25.00

27110. Ouellet, Gary. THE PASS: MASTERING CARD MAGIC’S MOST ELUSIVE SLEIGHT. Longueuil, QC, Camirand Academy of Magic, 1994. 139pp., illus., bibliog., wide 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 30.00

27110-a. Ouellet, Gary. THE PASS: MASTERING CARD MAGIC’S MOST ELUSIVE SLEIGHT. Longueuil, QC, Camirand Academy of Magic, 1994. 137pp., illus., wide 8vo. Cloth in dj. As new. 24.00

27117-a. Pace, Jim and Jerry MacGregor. THE RESTAURANT WORKER’S HANDBOOK: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO RESTAURANT MAGIC. Rancho Cordova, CA, A-1 MultiMedia, 1969. First. 154pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG+. 24.00

27118. Page, Patrick. BELL’S MAGIC BOOK. New York, Bell Publishing, 1973. 140pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG. 10.00

27131. Pierce, Lance. ROGER KLAUSE IN CONCERT. Tahoma, CA, L & L Publishing, 1992. Second edition. 253pp., illus., bibliohistory, 4to. Cloth in dj. As new. 32.00

27134. Pradier, Etienne. FRENCH BREAD WINNERS. North Ashford, Kent, Etienne Pradier, 2002. 29pp., illus., wide format 8vo. Spiral bound. Cover slightly rubbed, o/w crisp and as new. 20.00

27142. Racherbaumer, Jon. IN A CLASS BY HIMSELF: THE LEGACY OF DON ALAN. Tahoma, CA, L & L Publishing, 2000. First edition. 269pp., illus., chronol., bibliog./filmog., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 50.00

27143. Racherbaumer, Jon. MAGIC DUVIVIER. Washington, DC, Richard Kaufman and Alan Greenberg, 1996. First edition. 179pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. As new. 32.00

27148. Reed, Graham. MAGIC FOR EVERY OCCASION. NY, Elsevier/Nelson, 1981. First edition. 112pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth/dj. Fine. 12.00

27149. Regal, David. CLOSE-UP AND PERSONAL. Seattle, Hermetic Press, 1999. First edition. . 254pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 45.00

27154. Robert-Houdin, (Jean Eugene). THE SECRETS OF STAGE CONJURING. New York, Magico Magazine, n.d. 252pp.(+ads), illus., 12mo. Cloth in dj. New. 40.00

76RoC. Roberts, Charles. CARD GAMES UP-TO-DATE. London, W. Foulsham & Co., (1940’s). 160pp., illus., 12mo. Boards. Light cover wear, o/w very good. 8.00 27157. Rogers, Terri. TOP SECRETS. London, Breese Books Ltd., 1998. 128pp., illus., 8vo. Stamped boards. New. 40.00

27167. Schindler, George. PRESTO! MAGIC FOR THE BEGINNER. New York, Dorset Press, 1989. 192pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth/boards in dj. Near fine. 12.00

27173. Severn, Bill. BILL SEVERN’S GUIDE TO MAGIC AS A HOBBY. New York, David McKay Company, 1979. 280pp., illus., glossary, bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Signed on front flyleaf. Dj has minor wear/small tears o/w VG+. 25.00

27178. Severn, Bill. MAGIC ACROSS THE TABLE. New York, David McKay, 1972. 122pp., illus., 8vo. Boards in dj. VG. 12.00

27191-a. Skinner, Michael. CLASSIC SAMPLER. Tahoma, L&L Publishing, 1996. First edition. 85pp.(+xvpp.), illus., 4to. Boards in dj. VG+. 28.00

27193. Smith, Aaron. METHODICAL: FIVE ESSAYS, EACH INCLUDING A TRICK. n.pl., Aaron Smith, 2000. 32pp., illus., 8vo.Wraps. New. 20.00

27220. Strickland, William G. INTRODUCING BILL’S MAGIC. Bideford, Supreme Magic Company, n.d. 273pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. Dj has several small tears, o/w VG. 35.00

27221. Strivings, Mark. ANATOMY OF A SUCCESSFUL (AND VIRTUALLY BULLET-PROOF) MAGIC SHOW. Westminster, CO, Mark Strivings, 2000. 43pp., illus., 4to. Comb bound. New. 25.00

27224. Strivings, Mark. TO PAY THE PRICE: A CRITICAL EXAMINATION OF THREE COMMERCIAL EFFECTS WITH PLAYING CARDS. Flagstaff, AZ, Mark Strivings, 1997. 49pp., illus., 4to. Comb bound. New. 25.00

27230. Symmatrix Magic. TRUE FLY. N.pl., Symmatrix, n.d. 7pp., illus., 4to. Nom. 8 x 12 sheets side stapled. As new. $20.00

27234-a. Tarbell, Harlan. THE TARBELL COURSE IN MAGIC, VOL. I. New York, D. Robbins, 1971. 13th pr. 408pp. (+ads), illus., 8vo.Boards in DJ. New. 20.00

27234=b. Tarbell, Harlan. THE TARBELL COURSE IN MAGIC, VOLUME II. New York, N.L. Magic Company, 1942. 409pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. VG. 15.00

27244. Thurston, Howard. FIFTY NEW CARD TRICKS. New York, Wehman Bros., n.d. 83pp.(+ads.), illus., 12mo. Papbnd. Cover rubbed a bit; o/w VG. 20.00

27248. Todd, Joseph P. TRICKS EVERY BOY CAN DO. New York, Hart Publishing Company, 1948. 189pp., illus., 8vo. Gray cloth. VG. 10.00

27258. Turner, Bill. THE CARD WIZARD: AN EASY COURSE OF TRICKS. Philadelphia, David McKay, 1949. 194pp., illus., 8vo. Red cloth. VG+. 15.00

27266. Victor, Edward. FURTHER MAGIC OF THE HANDS. New York, Max Holden, 1946. 112pp.(+ ads), illus., 8vo. Green cloth. Spine somewhat faded, o/w VG. 12.00

27266-b. Wagner, J.C. 7 SECRETS. San Diego, Chuck Martinez Productions, 1978. 59pp., illus., 8vo. Comb bound. VG. 16.00

27269-a. Waldman, Sheldon. UNDERHANDED SORCERY (Paul Diamond Gems of Magic No. 4). n.pl., Paul Diamond, n.d. 49pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. 20.00

27269-b. Walker, Barbara (comp.) MINATURE MYSTERIES WITH CARDS. Oakland, Magic Limited/Lloyd E. Jones, 1980. First. 166pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. VG+. 20.00

27272-a. Warlock, Peter. THE COMPLETE BOOK OF MAGIC. London, Abbey Library, n.d. 141pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. Has been damp at some point, but overall VG. 18.00

27273. Wass, Verrall. ASTOUND YOUR AUDIENCE, A WORK CONTAINING ONE HUNDRED TRICKS. (VOLUME 1, CARDS) London, Verrall Wass Publications, 1936. 95pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. Near fine. 18.00

27273-a. Wass, Verrall. ASTOUND YOUR AUDIENCE, A WORK CONTAINING ONE HUNDRED TRICKS. (VOLUME 1, CARDS) London, Verrall Wass Publications, 1936. 95pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial cloth. Upper face corner bumed, o/w VG. 12.00

27289. Zingg, Allen. SAM’S: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE MAGIC OF SAM SCHWARTZ, VOLUME 1. New York, Magico Magazine, 2003. 229pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 40.00