Reverse Auction

Greetings! After a two-week absence (due to back to back to back travel), here’s our Reverse Auction list of magic books, media, memorabilia, props and more—sent Sunday evening, November 4. If you see something of interest, verify availability with an email query and we will respond with the total cost including shipping at standard and (if desired) priority rates. Zip codes are helpful and if outside the U.S., please include where you want it shipped.

As always, we “GUARANTEE YOUR SATISFACTION” with all items we sell, or your money back! If you want to return an item for any reason, we offer a full refund of the purchase price. Payment options and other details are at the end of the listing.

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Behnke, Leo. THE MAKING OF PLAYING CARDS – AN ANCIENT AND HONORABLE PROFESSION. (Lecture Notes) Las Vegas, Leo Behnke, 2005. Lecture at the Magic Collectors’ Association, April 7-9 in Las Vegas. 14pp., illus., 4to. In report binder. Corner bent on cover back cover; o/w VG. Now offered at $20.00

[Behr, Denis] MAGIC ON TAP. (Four-Disk DVD Set) From Vanishing Inc. Sells new at $75.00, now offered at $65.00

Darbyshire, Lydia. THE MAGIC BOOK: MASTER OF MYSTERIES OF OVER 150 MAGIC TRICKS. (Book) Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books, 1997. 224pp., illus., gloss., bibliog., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. VG. Now offered at $20.00

Dickinson, Joel. TRICKING THE BRAIN – WHAT THE EYE CAN’T SEE THE MIND MAKES UP. (Book) n.pl. Joel Dickinson, 2018. 79pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. New. Offered at $32.00

[Fiedler, Lubor] PHANTOM CLOCK. (Mantle Clock Illusion) Clock design by Lubor Fiedler. Made by Tenyo. Approximate size: height is 9 inches – width is 4 inches – depth is 3 inches.
Operates on 3 AA batteries (not included). Box has been opened, but clock inside is still sealed plastic bag. Now offered at $90.00

[Gerard, Andrew Ran Pink] CONSCIOUS MAGIC EPISODE 5. (DVD with Gimmicks) 2018. Running time one hour and 25 minutes. As new. Now offered at $28.00

[Goldman, Bill] TWO FOR THE MONEY. (DVD) Bob Kohler Magic, 2004. New – still shrink-wrapped. Now offered at $24.00

Goodley, Reese. NAVIGATOR. (Book) n.pl., Haresign Press, 2018. 56pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. New. Sells at $50.00, now offered at $45.00

[Gorham, Ace] ACE GORHAM. (Inscribed/signed Publicity Photo) An 8 x 10 publicity photo (left hand in side pocket with a cigarette in his right) Inscribed to Henry Schmidt from Ace Gorham, Past President S.A.M. 1950-51. Has been folded for mailing, but creasing is fairly light; o/w VG. Now offered at $25.00

Heyward, Louis M. “Deke”. DEKE HEYWARD’S GAG FILE: VOLUME 1 and VOLUME 2. (Two-Volume Set) (Los Angeles), Self-Published, n.d. (Unnumbered, but approximately 350pp. per volume) This appears to have been photocopied from a three-ring binder or binders and is loosely divided into topics. Perfect bound with cloth tape at the spine—covers have a caricature of a cigar smoking Deke on the cover. Deke Heyward was a screenwriter and producer whose credits include The Gary Moore and Ernie Kovacs shows, Winky Dink and You, and later was producer of Teen and Horror films of the sixties and seventies. Both volumes have former owner (Dr. Michael I. Gold) bookplate; and are Good overall. Offered as a lot for $35.00

Hilliard, John Northern. GREATER MAGIC: A MODERN TREATISE ON MODERN MAGIC. (Book) Minneapolis, Carl Jones, 1938. Third Impression. 1005pp., illus. (1150 illustrations by Harlan Tarbell), index, 8vo. Distinctive red cloth. Well-read with the covers roughed and rubbed; hinges starting; page 987/88 is detached but laid in; former owner bookplate; but still quite good condition. This copy offered at $90.00

[Holden – Max Holden’s Magic Shop] THE LATEST OF THE WORLD’S BEST MAGIC – CATALOG NO. 12. (Magic Catalog) New York City, Boston, Philadelphia. 1945. 200pp. Show light wear, o/w VG+. Now offered at $20.00

Kaps, Fred (Anthony Brahams, ed.) FRED KAPS’ CURRENCY – EDWARD VICTOR’S 11 CARD TRICK DONE WITH DOLLAR BILLS. (Book) Norwich, Anthony Brahams, 1994. First edition. 24pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Front cover a bit rubbed in spots, o/w VG+. Now offered at $30.00

[Lee, Bond and Wenzi Magic] ILLUMINATE. (Gimmicks with Online Instructions) An alternative to flash paper – a high intensity flash. Includes gimmick, USB adaptor/wire and remote. Now offered at $90.00

[Lorayne, Harry] HARRY LORAYNE AND RENEE – THE MEMORY MARVELS. (Signed/Inscribed Publicity Photo) A 7.5 x 9.5 publicity photo with scenes including three action shots of their act late 1950’s or early 60’s. Inscribed “To a great fighter (? illeg.) and swell person. We won’t forget you. – the Loraynes.” About 3/4” of the lower right corner is missing with some damage along lower right side; o/w VG. Now offered at $35.00

[Mann – Al Mann Exclusives] PRESENTING A PANORAMA OF MARVELS FOR MIRACLE MAKERS – AME CATALOGUE ONE. (Magic Catalog) Freehold, NJ, Al Mann Exclusives, n.d. (early 1980’s). 72pp. (+16pp. of ads), illus., index, 4to. Plastic comb bound. VG+. Offered at $12.00

Marconick. MARCONICK’S ORIGINAL MAGIC NR. 2; MARCONICK’S ORIGINAL MAGIC NR. 3; MARCONICK’S ORIGINAL MAGIC NR. 4; and MARCONICK’S ORIGINAL MAGIC NR. 5. (Four-book lot) Generally Amsterdam, Marconick, 1970. Nr. 3 and 4 are the American Tour editions published by Magic Inc. Range in pages from 28pp. to 32pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. Condition of all four is VG. Offered as a lot for only $35.00

MINT-O. (Trick with On-line Instructions) Vanishing Inc. Gimmick with link to on-line instructions. New. Now offered at $27.00

Morris, Edward. BIRD IN A BOX/OR SYMPATHETIC BIRDS. (Prop with instructions) Produced by Edward Morris and Laflin’s Magic and Silks. Plastic 1.5” x 2.75” x 4.5”. New – still shrink wrapped. Now offered at $15.00

Neale, Robert E. THE SENSE OF WONDER – ONE PART OF THE TRILOGY OF MAGIC. (Book) San Bernadino, Theory and Art of Magic Press, 2017. 395pp., illus., bibliography, 8vo. Paperbound. New. Now offered at $27.00

[Playing Cards – Assorted Decks] A Twenty-Four Deck Miscellany. (Deck Assortment) An assortment of twenty-four decks of cards – some specialty. Most are from U.S. Playing Card Company—eight Hoyle, seven Bicycle, three Fox Lane, two Stardust, one Aviator, one Bee, one Alf Cooke Limited, and one United Airlines deck—four are multi-colored or off-colored, eight are red-backed and the rest blue-backed. Fourteen decks are straight decks, four are Numbers (0-9), two decks are Alpha (A-Z), three are double-backed (red and blue on the verso), and one with blank backs on half of them and the rest blank on both sides. Most areopened, some not. Opened decks are in VG to As New Condition. Offered as a lot for $25.00

[Queen of Hearts] QUEEN OF HEARTS – AN ASSEMBLY OF THE MOST DAZZLING MAGIC ON EARTH. (Magic Catalog) Plano, TX. Fl. 1980’s. (1984, unpaged., but est. 130+pp.), illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. Price list from July 1984 laid in. A corner crease on the front cover, o/w VG. Offered at $10.00

Rothbart, Dr. Laszlo. DECK IN HAND: MAGIC OF THE MAGYAR. (Book) Colon, Mich. Abbott’s. 1940. 55pp., 12mo. Wraps. Former owner name inside front cover; o/w Near Fine. $12.00.00

[Schlosser, R.S.] R.S. SCHLOSSER MAGIC CO. (Magic Catalog) New York, n.d. #3145 per Sperber’s CHECKLIST. (56pp.), illus., 8vo. Black title printing on tan covers. Former owner name on front and back cover; general wear at edges; cover and first few pages are separated; o/w quite Good. Now offered at $24.00

[Society of American Magicians] COPPERFIELD – SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MAGICIANS ANNUAL CONFERENCECONVENTION. (Souvenir program). Las Vegas, NV July 22-26, 2012. 50pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Black cover lightly rubbed; o/w VG+. Now offered at $12.00

[Thayer’s Studio of Magic] THAYER’S QUALITY MAGIC CATALOG NO. 9: VOLUME 2 – 5. (Magic Catalog lot) Los Angeles, CA, Issued separately by Thayer’s Studio of Magic operated by the Larsens during 1943-44. This lot is four of the five volumes published. (268pp.), illus., 8vo. Wraps. Condition of all four is VG. Now offered at $30.00

Voit, Harold. THE MAGIC PUZZLE – a.k.a. MERLIN’S MAGIC ELIXIR (Trick with Apparatus) Includes the beautiful wooden drawer box (non-gimmicked), the puzzle (14 x 12 cm), a frame and exceptionally detailed instructions with frame-by-frame illustrations. Size of this item is 5 3/4 x 6 1/2-inches. Offered New and still shrink-wrapped at $110.00

***ALL ARE SIGNED AND/OR COLLECTIBLE – AT REDUCED PRICES***

Bergeron, Bev. THE BOTTLE WATER FOUNTAIN ACT (Cover Title: MULTIPLYING BOTTLES & WATER FOUNTAINS) (Signed Manuscript) Orlando, Bev Bergeron, 2003. First edition manuscript. 67pp., illus. (by Tony Dunn), 4to. Wire spiral bound. Signed on the front cover by Bev Bergeron. Does not include the companion video. Now offered at $112.00

Comstock, Anthony. FRAUDS EXPOSED; OR HOW THE PEOPLE ARE DECEIVED AND ROBBED, AND YOUTH CORRUPTED. BEING A FULL EXPOSUREOF VARIOUS SCHEMES… (Vintage Collectible Book) New York, J. Howard Brown, 1880. 576pp., illus., thick 8vo. Publisher’s pictorial yellow cloth stamped in black and gilt. Floral end-sheets. Frontispiece behind tissue. Cloth edges are very lightly rubbed with some slight corner wear; o/w a near fine copy. A slightly less desirable copy (in condition) of this recently sold at $400.00, so we will offer this copy for $310.00

Fisher, John. CARDINI – THE SUAVE DECEIVER. (Deluxe Numbered/Limited Edition Book) n.pl., The Miracle Factory, 2007. First limited deluxe edition–#98 of 100 copies. 571pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. In matching clam-shell box. Pastedown signature bookplate on front free end paper with multiples signatures including John Fisher and Todd Karr. CD in front and rear pockets are present. Includes reproductions of Cardini memorabilia circa 1930’s: Christmas card, calling card, floating Cardini ad, Two flipbooks, Miracle Factory Cardini postcard. As new. Now offered at $531.00

Ginn, David. CLOWN MAGIC. (Signed/inscribed Book) Colorado Springs, Piccadilly Books, 1993. 160pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Paperbound. Signed and inscribed 3/93 to Dexter Cleveland. As new. Now offered at $18.00

Goldston, Will. WILL GOLDSTON’S GREAT MAGICIAN’S TRICKS. (Numbered/Limited Edition Book) Middleburg, Collectors’ Workshop, 1991. Number 26 of 250 volumes. 253pp., illus., 4to. Gold stamped binding. Sometimes considered the “Fourth locked book”, but without the lock, etc. A Fine copy. Now offered at $148.00

Nelson, Earl. VARIATIONS. (Signed/Inscribed Book) Los Angeles, Mark Wilson Publications, 1979. 137pp., illus., 8vo. Maroon cloth with gold stamping. Inscribed “To George – Best Always” and signed by Nelson October 7, 1979. Very lightly rubbed along lower edge of spine and scuffed a bit at spine corners; o/w VG+. Now offered at $52.00

Romano, Chuck. THE ART OF DECEPTION OR THE AFFINITY BETWEEN CONJURING AND ART. (Signed/numbered/inscribed First Edition Book) South Elgin, IL, Chuck Romano, 1997. First signed limited (#35) edition of 500 copies. 423pp., illus., bibliog.., index., 8vo. Cloth in dust jacket. Dust jacket has some minor rubbing and wear along edges of dj, o/w near fine. Warmly inscribed to the former owner on the half title page. Now offered at $65.00

Steinmeyer, Jim. JARRETT. (Inscribed/Signed Book) Chicago, Magic, Inc., 1981. First edition. 187pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Corrections label pasted into rear free end paper. Inscribed to Dexter Cleveland November 1993. Dust jacket has several nicks, tears and creases at the edges, but is now in a protective Mylar sleeve; o/w VG+. Now offered at $40.00

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[Abbott Magic Company] CATALOG NO. 18. (Magic Catalog) Colon, Abbott Magic Company, 1969. 442pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Spine has been reinforced with clear tape, o/w VG.. As a lot only. Now offered at $9.00

[Abbott Magic Company] ABBOTT’S MAGIC MFG. CO. CATALOG NO. 22. (Magic Catalog) Colon, Abbott’s Magic Mfg., Co., 1982. 447pp., illus., 4to. Paperbound. Plus 12pp., 8.5 x 11 Price List from August 12, 1985. Catalog VG+/ Price list roughed at edges. Both as a lot for $6.00.

Alexander the Magician. MAGIC SHOW BOOK. (Book) New York, MacMillan Company, 1951. 145pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. A nice copy sans dust jacket. Now offered at $8.00

Baker, Al. AL BAKER’S MAGICAL WAYS AND MEANS: SIXTY TRICKS. (Book) Minneapolis, Carl Waring Jones, 1941. First edition/third impression. 135pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial (blue and red bunny motif) cloth covered boards. Very light wear; spine title has faded a bit; o/w VG+. Now offered at $15.00

Booth, John. EXTENDING MAGIC BEYOND CREDIBILITY. (Book) Tahoma, CA, L&L Publishing, 2001. First edition. 257pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Cloth in dj. Fine. Now offered at $10.00

Booth, John. MARVELS OF MYSTERY: A PROFFESIONAL MAGICAINS TEXTBOOK OF CONJURING MASTERPIECES. (Book) Philadelphia, Kanter’s Magic Shop, 1944. Second printing. 146pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth boards. Front and back covers are rubbed and spotted; stains on edges; pages browning; former owner name on front end paper; still a nice tight fairly good reading copy. Now offered at $12.00

Brahams, Anthony and Mike Porstmann. KARL NORMAN: 40 YEARS AT THE FORKS. (Book) Suffolk, Anthony Brahams, 1995. 82pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial boards. As new. Retails at $36.00, now offered at $13.00

[Brema, Carl & Son Magical Apparatus] EXCLUSIVE TRICKS. (Vintage Magic Catalog) Philadelphia, Carl Brema & Son Magical Apparatus, n.d. 18pp., illus., 8vo. (6x 9) Brown wraps w/ black and orange text with brass fasteners. Rear cover is missing; o/w shows general wear and use around the edges, but overall VG. Now offered at $40.00

Burlingame, H.J. MAGICIAN’S HANDBOOK: TRICKS AND SECRETS OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST MAGICIAN HERMANN THE GREAT. (Book) Chicago, Wilcox & Follett, 1942. 298pp., illus., tall 12mo. Paperbound. A very nice copy – near fine – of this vintage paperback. Now offered at $8.00

Butler, Paul. JIM RAVEL’S THEATRICAL PICKPOCKETING. (Book) Pasadena, Magical Publications, 1991. 137pp., illus., glossary., index, 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Near fine. Now offered at $12.00

[Chop Cup] WOODEN CHOP CUP. (Wood Apparatus) A very nice wooden, medium load chop cup (3” high and 2.5” wide at mouth) with two red knitted (1”) balls–one gimmicked and one regular–plus colorful carrying bag. I THINK—and one other cup collector agrees—that this is a Mark Tuefel produced cup. Thus, a real bargain for only $65.00

[Chop Cup] MINI CHOP CUP SET. (Aluminum Mini Chop Cup) Don Alan style mini (2” high and 2” at mouth) aluminum chop cup with two small white balls (both magnetic) and two (1”) red knitted balls–one gimmicked and one regular–plus red cloth carrying bag. Now offered at $36.00

Clark, Hyla M. THE WORLD’S GREATEST MAGIC. (Book) New York, Tree Communications, Inc., 1976. First edition. 208 pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Near fine. Now offered at $12.00

[Dancy, Luke] CASH BACK – WHERE MY MONET AT? (DVD with Props) Criss Angel/ Magic Place. DVD includes additional routines with chips, candy, playing cards and even a signed bill. New – Still shrink-wrapped. Now offered at $20.00

Darwin, Gary. DARWIN’S INEXPENSIVE ILLUSIONS. (Book) Las Vegas, Fenco Marketing, 2003. 25pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Now only $8.00

Duncan, Thomas W. GUS THE GREAT. (Circus themed Book) Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott, 1947. First edition. 703pp., 8vo. Blue cloth in chipped and roughed dust jacket (now in Mylar sleeve). General wear; o/w VG+. Now offered at $14.00

Duvivier, Dominique. DOMINIQUE DUVIVIER. (Lecture Notes) Paris, Mayette Magie Moderne, 1999. Lecture Notes 99 – American Tour. 30pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. Now offered at $6.00

Fischer, Ottokar. ILLUSTRATED MAGIC. (First U.S. Edition Book) New York, Macmillan Company, 1931. First U.S. edition. 206pp., illus., 4to. Gray cloth with black and orange stamping. Front cover info flap has been trimmed and laid in. Shows wear at extremities; some browning on the end panels; o/w a nice tight copy and VG+. Now offered at $59.00

Fitzkee, Dariel. RINGS IN YOUR FINGERS. (Book) Pomeroy, Lee Jacobs Productions, 1999. 120 pp., illus., 8vo. Brown buckram with gold stamping. As new. Now offered at $9.00

Harris, Paul. CLOSE-UP ENTERTAINER. (Book) 1979. San Diego, Chuck Martinez Productions, 1979. First edition. 171pp, illus., 8vo. Cloth. Lacks dust jacket, o/w near fine. Now offered at $7.00

Hay, Henry. LEARN MAGIC. (Book) Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing, 1947. First edition. 279pp., illus., 8vo. Blue cloth. Lacks dust jacket; worn at extremities; scuff on the spine: former owner names and date; o/w a Good copy. Now offered at $9.00

Hugard, Jean. MODERN MAGIC MANUAL. (Book) New York, Harper & Brothers, 1939. First edition, but later printing. 345 pp., illus., index, 4to. Burgundy cloth. Lacks a just jacket. Cover shows some very light wear at corners; end paper edges browning a bit; o/w VG+. Now offered at $18.00

Kuethe, F. William, Jr. MAGICIANS’ TOKENS AND RELATED ITEMS. (Magazine and Check-List) Published as Volume 18, Number 5 (October 1978) of TOKEN AND MEDAL SOCIETY JOURNAL. 49pp., illus., 4to, Wraps. An illustrated check-list with estimated values. VG. Now offered at $16.00

[Los Angeles Conference on Magic History] THE FOURTH LOS ANGELES CONFERENCE ON MAGIC HISTORY. (Program) Los Angeles Conference on Magic History, 1995. 28pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Conference in LA November 9th, 10th and 11th, 1995 dedicated to the memory of Robert Lund and featuring exhibits on The Thurston Show, Balsamo, The Talking Skull, Taytelebaum’s Micro Magic, Dr. Hooker’s Impossibilities, and Guy Jarrett, Inventor and Publisher. Fine copy. Now offered at $12.00.

[Magic Collectors’ Association] PROGRAM OF THE TWENTY-SECOND WEEKEND MEETING OF THE MAGIC COLLECTORS’ ASSOCIATION. (Souvenir Program) Guests of Honor, Dr. Robert Albo and Robert Lund. Hyatt Hotel, Lincolnwood, IL, April 11-12-13, 1991. 28pp., illus., 8vo. Pictorial wraps. Fine. Now offered at $10.00

[Morris Costumes] MORRIS COSTUMES 1987-88 CATALOG. (Costume/Magic Catalog) Charlotte, Morris Costume Company, 1987. 390pp., illus., index, 4to. Wraps. VG. Now offered at $10.00

[Morris Costumes] 1991-92 CATALOG. (Costume/Magic Catalog) Charlotte, Morris Costume Company, 1991. 551pp., illus., index, 4to. Wraps. Spine has been reinforced with clear tape, o/w VG. Now offered at $9.00

[Morrissey Magic Ltd.] MORRISSEY’S NEW 1986-87 CATALOG OF SELECT MAGIC. (Magic Catalog) Toronto, Morrissey Magic Ltd., 1986. 203pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. VG+. Now offered at $5.00

Murphy, T.G. IMAGICATION. (Book) St. Louis, Murphy’s Magic Market, 1988. First edition. 331pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Near fine. Now offered at $32.00

Olson, Robert E. ILLUSION BUILDER TO FU MANCHU (DAVID BAMBERG) – A TRIBUTE TO EDMUND SPEER. (Book) Charlotte, Morris Costumes, 1986. 219pp., illus., index, 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Near fine. Now offered at $29.00

Rauscher, William V. S.S. ADAMS: HIGH PRIEST OF PRANKS AND MERCHANT OF MAGIC. (Book) Oxford, CT, David E. Haversat, 2002. 150pp., illus., 4to. Colorful pictorial boards. New. Retails at $45.00, now only $31.00

Rose, Michael E. JOE KARSON – BEYOND ZOMBIE. (Book) Phoenix, MD, Mike Rose Magic, 1999. First edition – limited to 500 copies. 209pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Green cloth with gold title stamping. New – still shrink-wrapped. Retails at $45.00, now offered at $32.00

Sachs, Edwin T. SLEIGHT-OF-HAND: A PRACTICAL MANUAL OF LEGERDEMAIN FOR AMATEURS AND OTHERS. (Book) Berkeley Heights, NJ, Fleming Book Company, 1946. 400pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth. Gold stamping on spine faded, but cover still quite legible; a nice clean tight copy; VG+. Now offered at $16.00

Schiffman, Nathaniel. ABRACADABRA! SECRET METHODS MAGICIANS AND OTHER USE TO DECEIVE THEIR AUDIENCE. (Book) Amherst, Prometheus Books, 1997. 441pp., bibliog.., index, 8vo. Boards in dust jacket. Front hinge is starting just a bit; dust jacket has been laminated and has several crease separations on both front and back of the jacket. Now offered at $8.00

Schindler, George. PRESTO! MAGIC FOR THE BEGINNER. (Book) New York, Dorset Press, 1989. 192pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth/boards in dust jacket. Near fine. Now offered at $5.00

Severn, Bill. BILL SEVERN’S GUIDE TO MAGIC AS A HOBBY. (Book) New York, David McKay Company, 1979. 280pp., illus., glossary, bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dust jacket in Mylar protective sleeve. As new. Now offered at $20.00

Sharpe, S.H. CONJURERS’ HYDRALIC AND PNEUMATIC SECRETS. (Book) Calgary, Hades Publications, 1991. First edition. 164pp., illus., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. Near fine. Now offered at $70.00

[Siegfried and Roy] BEYOND BELIEF (Souvenir Program from the Frontier Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV) Washington, DC, Sells-Floto, 1987. 32pp., illus. (full color), 4to. Pictorial full color wraps. Post cards stapled in. Small damp stain on next to last page, o/w VG+. $5.00

[Siegfried & Roy] KENNETH FELD PRESENTS SIEGFRIED & ROY. (Souvenir program). Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, 1989. 24pp., illus. (full color), 4to (12” x 12”). Spine stapled in full-color wraps. Worn and creased at spine, o/w quite good. Plus, GENII MAGAZINE from December, 1990 featuring Siegfried & Roy on the cover laid in. Now offered as a lot at $7.00

Slaight, Allan with Max Maven. THE JAMES FILE VOLUME TWO. (Book) Seattle, Hermetic Press, 2000. 736pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Now offered at $30.00

Spanier, David. TOTAL POKER. (Book) New York, Simon and Schuster, 1977. 255pp., illus, index,8vo. Cloth in dj. Near fine. Now offered at $10.00

Swain, James. 21st CENTURY CARD MAGIC. (Signed First Edition) Tampa, James Swain, 1999. First edition. 156pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Signed on the title page. As new. Now offered at $67.00

Swain, James. GRIFT SENSE. (Book – Magic/Gambling themed Fiction) New York, Pocket Books, 2001. 303pp., 8vo. Cloth/boards in dust jacket. Fine. Retailed at $24.00, now offered at $16.00

SYZYGY: THE JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY MENTALISM. (Partial magazine file – ADB/F #65707) Lee Earle. Phoenix, Lee Earle. This lot includes: Volume 1: Number 1 through Volume 3: Number 1 (1994-1996) All issues are three-hole punched and in the original SYZYGY three-ring binder. All magazines and binder offered as a lot only for $36.00

Tarbell, Harlan. TARBELL POST-GRADUATE SERVICE IN MAGIC – SERVICE NO. 1. (Vintage Book) Chicago, Tarbell System, Inc., 1930. 32pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. Cover has a 2.5” closed tear at the top of front cover near the spine; o/w general light wear; overall VG. Now offered at $9.00

[Tarbell System Inc.] MAGIC: TARBELL SYSTEM INCORPORATED (Lessons 29 through 39). (Vintage Magic Lessons) Chicago, Tarbell Systems, Inc, 1927. These are 11 of the original correspondence lessons No. 29 through No. 39. Approximately 260pp., illus., 8vo. In a single two hole-punched hardcover binder. Binder is aged and worn at extremities. Overall condition is fairly good given age of the item. Now offered at $40.00

Tremaine, Jon. THE AMAZING BOOK OF MAGIC AND CARD TRICKS. (Book) Surrey, Quadrillion Publishing, 1996. 221pp., illus., appendix with magic supplier sources and magazines, 4to. Pictorial boards in matching dust jacket now in Mylar sleeve. Former owner name on front end paper, o/w Near Fine. Now offered at $18.00

Underhill, Evelyn. MYSTICISM: THE DEVELOPMENT OF HUMANKIND’S SPIRITUAL CONSCIOUSNESS. (Book) London, Bracken Books, 1995. 519 pp., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dust jacket. As new. Offered at $5.00

Wagner, R. A. BOB WAGNER’S MASTER NOTEBOOK OF MAGIC. (Book) Tahoma, L&L Publishing, 1992. 192pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Near fine. Retails for $35.00, now offered at $12.00

Waldman, Carl and Joe Layden with Jamy Ian Swiss. THE ART OF MAGIC (The Companion to the PBS Special). (Book) Los Angeles, General Publishing Group, 1997. Foreword by Siegfried and Roy. Preface by Lance Burton. 256pp., illus., gloss., bibliog., index, 4to. Boards in dust jacket. Now Offered elsewhere at $45.00, we’ll sell this one for only $14.00

Waters, T.A. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MAGIC AND MAGICIANS. (Book) New York, Facts on File, 1988. First edition. 372pp., illlus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Edges of the dj are slightly roughed in places, but o/w Near Fine. Currently offered elsewhere for more than $80, this one now offered at $16.00

Williams, Dick and Virginia. LIGHTS! CAMERAS! MAGIC! A GUIDE TO PERFORMING MAGIC ON TELEVISION. (Book) Tavares, FL, SPS Pub., 1994. 202pp., illus., appendix, 4to. Pictorial boards. Near fine. Now offered for only $17.00

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