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FSH: Garcia, Gardner's IMPROMPTU and much more

Posted: July 16th, 2017, 11:10 pm
by Dan Bradbury
Greetings! Here is our latest installment (distributed Sunday evening, July 16, 2017) of the Reverse Auction of magic books, media, catalogs and memorabilia. Remember, once listed, prices go DOWN by approximately 10% each week a new list is published and the item remains on the list. 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 priority rates.

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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Andrews, Val. THE MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS. (Signed/Inscribed Book) London, Val Andrews, 1989. 12pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. Stories and recollections. Inscribed and signed. Now offered at $20.00

Atmore, Joseph. DUNNINGER'S BRAIN BUSTERS. (Book) Humble, TX, H & R Magic Books, 2001. 111pp., illus., notes, 8vo. Cloth in dust jacket. New. Retails at $36.00, now offered at $30.00

Burger, Eugene. SPIRIT THEATER. (Book) n.pl, Kaufman and Greenberg, 1986. First Edition. 192pp., illus., 4to. Cloth boards in dj. Complete with original Vinyl recording. Mild rubbing/scuffing on dj; former owner name label; o/w VG+. Recently offered on AbeBooks at $125.00, but not being greedy this one is offered for only $75.00

Burger, Eugene. STRANGE CEREMONIES: BIZARRE MAGICK FOR THE MODERN CONJURER. (Book) \New York, Richard Kaufman and Alan Greenberg, 1991. First edition. 104pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. Former owner name label, o/w near fine. Now offered at $50.00

Carlisle, Stanton. MASTER-MENTALITY. (Book) Bideford, The Supreme Magic Company, n.d. 87pp., illus., 4to. Cloth w/o dust jacket. Front cover of original dj has been trimmed and laid in. Some small spots on back cover; o/w VG+. Now offered at $35.00

Christopher, Milbourne. HOUDINI – A PICTORIAL BIOGRAPHY, INCLUDING MORE THAN 250 ILLUSTRATIONS. (Book) New York, Gramercy Books, 1988. 218pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. As new. Now offered at $20.00

CHAP’S SCRAPBOOK. (Magazine File – ADB#1550) Frank Chapman. Millbre, CA. 24 issues were issued July 1928 through June 1940. This is the complete reprinted by Magico in 1978. Wraps. One corner a bit bent; o/w VG. Now offered at $20.00

Darwin, Gary. MAGIC AUTOGRAPH POSTER GALLERY. (Book) Las Vegas, Geno Munari Associates, 1989. (254pp.), illus., 4to. Paperbound. As new. Now offered at $25.00

Erdnase, S.W. THE EXPERT AT THE CARD TABLE: A TREATISE ON THE SCIENCE AND ART OF MANIPULATING CARDS. (Book) Las Vegas, Gambler's Book Club, n.d. 218pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. As new. $10.00

Ganson, Lewis. THE ART OF CLOSE-UP MAGIC, VOLUME 1 and THE ART OF CLOSE-UP MAGIC, VOLUME 2. (Two-Book Set) London, Harry Stanley/Unique Magic Studio, n.d. 344pp./300pp., illus., 8vo. Black buckram with gold stamping on the spine. Front covers of both Supreme dust jackets are trimmed and laid in. Both hinges are gone on Volume 2 and almost loos in the binding, but if repaired with binder’s tape the set would rate VG; Volume 1 has some highlighting; o/w VG as noted. Both offered as a set for only $60.00

Garcia, Frank. THE CLOSE-UP MAGIC OF FRANK GARCIA – PART I. (Book) n.pl., Frank Garcia, 1982. 103pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Slight discoloration at the spine; former owner name label on title page; o/w VG+. Now offered at $40.00

Garcia, Frank. THE CLOSE-UP MAGIC OF FRANK GARCIA – PART II. (Book) n.pl., Frank Garcia, 1982. 102pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Slight discoloration at the spine; former owner name label on title page; o/w VG+. Now offered at $40.00

Buy both Garcia books above as a lot for $75.00

Karmilovich, Ted. MOTHER OF ALL BOOK TESTS – POCKET EDITION. (Book Test – Plus) Includes a 267 page gimmicked paperbound book; a 14pp. booklet (2013) of complete instructions including both the MOABT and Becker Flashback methods; plus a 4pp. structured routine “Mother’s Intuition” by Michael Weber (also 2013). New. Retails for $295.00, now offered at $235.00

Kraft, Arthur and Frederick L. Kraft. MAGNETICOINS. (Book) Ft. Lauderdale, Paul Diamond, 1971. First edition. Gems of Magic Book No. 1. 57pp., illus., 8vo. Black cloth with gold stamping on cover and spine. Fine. Now offered at $25.00

Kraft, Arthur and Frederick L. Kraft. COIN MAGNETRIX. (Book) Ft. Lauderdale, Paul Diamond, 1971. First edition. Gems of Magic Book No. 3. 77pp., illus., 8vo. Burgundy cloth with gold stamping on cover and spine. Fine. Now offered at $25.00

Buy both Kraft books as a set for only $45.00

Kramien, Stan. BIG MONEY IN HOROSCOPES AND LUCKY NUMBERS. (Signed/Inscribed Book) Portland, Stan Kramien and Associates,1987. 28pp., illus., 4to. Velo-Binding. Inscribed to former owner and signed, 1992. Former owner name label, o/w VG+. Now offered at $20.00

Kreis Magic. CORK STOPPER. (Trick) Four coins – one by one – penetrate a cork rolled up in a borrowed bill. Includes cork and gimmick(s). Retails for $25.00, now offered at $20.00

Lees, Walt. THE BEST OF CLOSE-UP MAGIC BY BRITAIN'S LEADING MAGICIANS. (Book) New York, Magico Magazine, 1984. 188pp., illus., 8vo. Buckram with gold stamping. Forer owner name label inside front cover. Now offered at $25.00

Lorayne, Harry. THE CARD CLASSICS OF KEN KRENZEL. (Book) New York, Harry Lorayne, 1978. 254pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Label residue inside front cover on title page; o/w Near Fine. Now offered at $30.00

Magic Makers. COLLECTOR’S CARD PRESS. (Utility Device) Device Keeps Your Card Decks Perfectly Flat. Sleek Design & Quality Materials. Accommodates to Playing Card Decks and Most Tarot Cards. Retails for $50.00, now offered at $40.00

Meier, Harry. ARCANUM: TAROT. (Book) Ellicott City, Scott Davis & Associates, 1990. 30pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. Three pages of former owner notes laid in. Some underlining; former owner name label on front cover; o/w VG+. Now offered at $20.00

Osterlind, Richard. TWO PERFECTED PROFESSIONAL ROUTINES: THE LINKING OF THREE BORROWED FINGER RINGS & THE MARKED BORROWED COIN IN BOTTLE. (Book) Oakland, Jeff Busby, 1983. First Edition. 19pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. As new. Offered at $10.00

Page, Patrick. THE PULL BOOK. (Book) London, Martin Breese, 1987. 54pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Former owner name label, o/w VG+. Now offered at $16.00

Racherbaumer, Jon and Richard Kaufman. GAFFED TO THE HILT. (Book) Silver Spring, Kaufman and Greenberg, 1993. Second edition. Limited to 1000 copies. 85pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dust jacket. Former owner name label, o/w near fine. Offered at $45.00

Ruthchild, Myriam. CASHING IN ON THE PSYCHIC. (Book) Pomeroy, Lee Jacobs Productions, 1978. 52pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. Now offered at $8.00

Sharpe, Alton (Comp). EXPERT CARD CHICANERY – SLEIGHT OF HAND WITH CARDS SINGLY EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED. (Special Edition Hardbound Book) n.pl., Alton Sharpe, 1971. No. 32 of limited edition. 67pp., illus., 8vo. Yellow buckram. Covers are lightly soiled. Now offered at $120.00

Thompson, J.G., Jr. MY BEST” - A COLLECTION OF THE BEST ORIGINATIONS CONCEIVED BY EMINENT CREATORS IN THE INVENTIVE FIELD OF TWENTIETH CENTURY MAGIC. (Book) Philadelphia: Charles H. Hopkins, 1945. First edition. 384pp., illus., biog. sketches, index, 8vo. Cloth in original dj. Dust jacket has one chip and a couple of very minor closed tears; o/w it is Near Fine. Now offered at $30.00

Webster, Richard. HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR PSYCHIC POWERS. (Book) London, Martin Breese, 1989. Revised edition. 93pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Former owner name label inside front cover, o/w As New. Now offered at $20.00

Williams, Dick. PRESENTING THE HAUNTED KEY - FIVE NEW SCRIPTS ANF HANDLING TIPS. (Book) Chicago, Fun Incorporated, 1997. 12pp., illus., 8vo. Wraps. New. $8.00

Wilson, Mark. MARK WILSON'S COMPLETE COURSE IN MAGIC. (Book) Philadelphia, Courage Books, 2002. 503pp., illus., 4to. Paperbound. New at $24.00, now offered at $16.00

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Blackwood, Dan. THE PSYCHIC ENTERTAINER'S HANDBOOK OF PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS. (Book) South Plainfield, NJ, Dan Blackwood, 1984. First edition. 62pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. Former owner name sticker; some minor edge wear and a chip (.25”) is missing from the upper corner of the cover at the spine; o/w VG. Now offered at $180.00
Brown, Derren. PURE EFFECT – DIRECT MINDREADING AND MAGICAL ARTISTRY. (Book) Humble, H & R Magic Books, 2001. Third edition. 164+pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dust jacket. Original invoice from H &R laid in. Former owner name sticker inside front cover; o/w Near Fine. Now offered at $99.00

Garcia, Frank. DON’T BET ON IT - THE REAL SECRETS OF 3 CARD MONTE. (Book plus Collateral Collectibles) New York, by the Author, 1978. First edition. 119pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Signed letter (2-19-79) from Garcia thanking former owner for his purchase and autographed 3.5 x 5.5 glossy laid in. Worn lightly at extremities; some underlining throughout; o/w VG+. Now offered at $81.00

Gardner, Martin. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF IMPROMPTU MAGIC. (Book) Chicago, Magic, Inc., 1978. First edition. 574pp., illus., index, 4to. Orange cloth with gold stamping. Original prospectus laid in; former owner acquisition date inked on front end-paper; o/w a near fine copy. Now offered at $90.00

Hoffmann, Professor (Angelo John Lewis). MODERN MAGIC, A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE ART OF CONJURING. (Book) New York, George Routledge, n.d. Martinka Shop Label is pasted over the publication imprint, but the is the "American Edition". 563pp., illus., 8vo. Light brown pictorial cloth with black and gold stamping. Cover shows a bit of wear with mild fraying along front spine edge; front hinge is going and rear hinge is gone, but can still be repaired with cloth hinge tape; former owner property stamp inside front cover; o/w a good copy internally and complete. Now offered at $22.00

MAGICAL NOSTALGIC. (Small Magazine Lot – ADB/SAF #43405) Val Andrews. London, England. Printed. European A4. A small lot of eight issues, including: First Issue, n.d. (April, 1992) through Issue Eight n.d. (Spring, 1994). All are signed by Andrews and inscribed to Roger Linden. Bound in a plastic report binder and all VG+. Offered as at lot for $40.00

Marshall, Frances and Jay. THE SUCCESS BOOK: VOLUME I - VOLUME IV. (Four-Volume Book set – Volume One inscribed) Chicago, Magic, Inc., 1973. Almost 900pp., index, illus., 4to. All four are plastic comb bound boards. Inscribed to former owner by Frances. Former owner name label inside front covers of all; o/w fine. Offered as a set for $85.00

Schneider, Al. AL SCHNEIDER ON CLOSE-UP. (Signed Book with Collateral Material) Minneapolis, Goldshadow Industries, 1980. First edition. Signed and numbered (#15) on the title page. 143pp., illus., 8vo. White cloth over boards. No dust jacket -as issued. Signed letter from Schneider laid in. Acquisition date inked in corner inside front cover; o/w Near Fine. Now offered at $107.00

Temple, Phil, with Robert E. Olson. A MAGICIAN'S TOUR - REVISITED - BEING THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF THE AMERICAN NOSTRADAMUS, HARRY KELLAR, AS TOLD BY HIS FAITHFUL "FAMILIAR", "SATAN, JR." AND HEREIN RETOLD BY PHIL TEMPLE WITH ROBERT E. OLSON. (Book) Novato, CA, Phil Temple, 2000. 226pp., illus., bibliog., poster listing/credits, 4to. Cloth in dj. PLUS, a 56 page reproduction (1999) of KELLAR'S WONDER BOOK. New – still shrink-wrapped. Retails for $125.00, now offered at $43.00

VAULT OF HORROR (Nos. 12-40). West Plains, MO, Russ Cochran, 1982. (Reprint of all 29 issues of EC's VAULT OF HORROR, April-May,1950 through January, 1955.) illus., historical commentary, folio (9 x 12). Pictorial boards. All five volumes in a pictorial slip case. Slipcase is rubbed along bottom (downside)with wear at extremities; and top face corner has been damaged/repaired with clear tape; some light foxing; o/w set is VG+. Now offered at $46.00

***PREVIOUSLY LISTED ITEMS AT EVEN CHEAPER!! PRICES THIS WEEK***

[Auction Catalog] THE COLLECTIONS OF TOM MULLICA AND PRENTICE TAYLOR (Auction Catalog) Chicago, Potter & Potter Auctions. May 22, 2011. 68pp. (including many in full color), 264 lots all related to magic, 4to. Glossy wraps. Now offered at $27.00

Austin, Guy K. PRACTICAL MAGIC WITH POPULAR PATTER. (Book) London, Will Goldston, Ltd., n.d. Second edition. 93pp. (+ads), illus., 12mo. Pictorial boards. Several chips on the spine (but 95% complete) and a bit rubbed at the extremities; front hinge going; signed by Chanin with his shop sticker on title page; o/w VG. Now offered at $5.00

Breese, Martin (comp.) AL KORAN – THE UNIQUE YEARS. (Book) Brighton, Martin Breese, 2011. First edition. 200pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. As new. Retails for $47.00, now offered at $25.00

Busch, Richard. PEEK PERFORMANCES. (Book) Houston, Magic Inspirations, 2001. First editions. 209pp., illus., 4to. Covered boards in dj. New. Retails for $65.00, now offered at $31.00

Christopher, Milbourne. THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF MAGIC. (Book) New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1973. First edition. 452pp., bibliog.., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. Dj has light wear at the head and foot of the spine, but is now in protective Mylar sleeve; o/w Near Fine. Now offered at $25.00

Eldin, Peter. THE MOST EXCELLENT BOOK OF HOW TO DO CARD TRICKS. (Book) Brookfield (CT), Copper Beech Books, 1996. 32pp., illus., wide 8vo. Pictorial boards. Ex library with standard markings; o/w VG. Now offered at $6.00

Fischer, Ottokar. ILLUSTRATED MAGIC. (Book) New York, Macmillan Company, 1942. 206pp., illus., 4to. Gray cloth with black and orange stamping. Dust jacket front cover, spine title, and author flap have 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 $22.00

Gilbert, George and Wendy Rydell. GREAT TRICKS OF THE MASTER MAGICIANS. (Book) New York, Golden Press, 1977. 160pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Paperbound. Lightly worn at edges; crease across lower front cover corner; o/w VG. Now offered at $10.00

Gray, Eden. THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE TAROT. (Book) New York, Bantam Books, 1972. 248pp., illus., glossary, bibliography, index, 12mo. Paperback. Shows some wear at the extremities, but overall VG+. Offered at $6.00

[Harris, Paul and Bro Gilbert] WISHBONE. (Trick) An impossible souvenir with two wood coffee stirrers. Snap off two ends, put them in her hand. The two initialed pieces impossibly melt into a single seamless "wishbone"...which she can keep forever and ever.Includes 40 gimmicks and downloadable instructions. Retails at $35.00, now offered at $25.00

Hay, Henry. THE AMATEUR MAGICIAN'S HANDBOOK. (Book) Edison, NJ, Castle Books, 1982. Fourth edition. 414pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Near fine. Now offered at $18.00

[Houdini Club of Wisconsin] 50TH ANNUAL CONVENTION OF THE HOUDINI CLUB OF WISCONSIN (Souvenir Program) Houdini Plaza, Appleton Center, Appleton, WI September 2-4, 1988. 16pp., illus., 4to. Pictorial wraps. Fine. 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 w/o dj. Cove shows some wear at corners; end papers browning; o/w VG. Now offered at $6.00

Hugard, Jean and Frederick Braue. EXPERT CARD TECHNIQUE. (Book) London, Faber and Faber Limited, 1972. Third and best edition – includes additional material by Vernon and Daily. Fourth impression. 474pp., illus., 8vo. Orange cloth in dj. Dust jacket lightly worn at edges, but otherwise is VG+. Now offered at $36.00

Hugard, Jean and Frederick Braue. THE ROYAL ROAD TO CARD MAGIC. (Book) London, Faber and Faber, recent reprint. 302pp., B/W illus., index. 8vo. Cloth in dj. New – still shrink wrapped. Now offered at $11.00

INVISIBLE PEEK WALLET. (Trick) Magic Makers, Inc, 2008. Wallet with printed instructions, plus the link to the full video demonstration with performance and presentation tips. New. Retails for $35.00, now offered at $20.00

[Johnson, Jordan] AFTER LIFE. (DVD) New – still shrink-wrapped. Retails for $25.00, now offered at $18.00

[Kranzo, Nathan] EZ ADD A NUMBER. (DVD) Opened and presumably viewed, but appears As New. Now offered for $16.00

[Kranzo, Nathan] TEARIFY NEWSPAPER MINDREADING. (DVD) Opened and presumably viewed, but appears As New. Now offered for $14.00

[Kranzo, Nathan] TRU-TEST – A MENTALIST’S DREAM COME TRUE. (Magazine Test) U.F. Grant's Tru Test was released over 80 years ago and inspired many modern day Magazine and Book Tests. Updated to utilize a TIME or NEWSWEEK magazine Kranzo has also updated the words to make them more interesting. TRU TEST Magazine Test KIT includes the instruction manual detailing routines, bonus ideas and all of the nuances about the test. You will receive 100 gimmicks that can be used OVER and over. New. Now offered at $40.00

[Kun, Patrick and Alex Pandrea] ASIA LECTURE TOUR 2.0. (DVD) Twenty minute jam session. Has been opened and presumably viewed, o/w as new. Originally offered at $25.00, now offered at $12.00

[Lauber, Calvin] TRAVERSE. (DVD) New - still shrink-wrapped. Retails for $19.99, now only $14.00

Leat, Harry (Compiler). MAGIC OF THE DEPOTS - 1923. (Book) London, Harry Leat, 1923. 81pp., illus., 8vo. Tied wraps. Back cover is missing; has been reinforced with clear tape at the spine and along the top of the back page; Chanin signature and shop sticker inside; Sid Lorraine bookplate; o/w good. Now offered at $6.00

[Lindan, Anthony] REDONKULOUS. (Mental Routine with DVD) New – still sealed in original packaging. Retails at $60.00, now offered at $39.00

Longe, Bob, David Knowles, and Charles Barry Townsend. CLASSIC MAGIC TRICKS. (Book) New York, Main Street, 2002. 277pp., illus., index, 12mo. Pictorial boards. Near fine. Now offered at $6.00

Lorayne, Harry. DECK-STERITY. (Book) (New York), Louis Tannen, 1967. First edition. 160pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. A fine copy. Now offered at $18.00

Lorayne, Harry. RIM SHOTS. (Book) New York, Harry Lorayne, 1973. 148pp., illus., 8vo. Black cloth with gold stamping. Fine. Now offered at only $22.00

MAGIC MAGAZINE. (Small Magazine Lot - ADB #3865) Kardwell, et al. New York City. Monthly. Printed. 8.5 x 11. This is the mass market magic magazine published between Decembe, 1974 and September 1977. This is a small three-magazine lot which includes: February,1975; March,1975; and December,1975. Condition is VG to Fine. Take all three issues for only $6.00

Marshall, Frances. KID STUFF FIVE. (Book) Chicago, Magic Inc., 1975. 544pp., illus., index. Cloth in dj. Dj is roughed at head and foot of spine; slightly cocked; o/w VG. Now offered at $18.00

[Merlin] PLAYBILL – Mark Hellinger Theatre. (Program) Program for Merlin starring Doug Henning and Chita Rivera at the Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City. PLAYBILL Volume 83: No. 5 (May 1983). Has what appears to be some wine dribbles on the front cover; o/w VG. Offered at $5.00

Miller, Hugh. AL KORAN'S LEGACY. (Book) Brighton, Martin Breese, 2009. 230pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. Retails for $46.00, now offered at $23.00

Morris, E.W. “Bud”. MAGIC IN THE MORRIS MANOR. (Book) Oakland, Morris Magic & Associates, 1974. 128pp., illus., 8vo. Blue cloth. A Fine copy. Offered at $7.00

[Motta, Bobby] THE INFORMANT – STATE OF THE ART IMPRESSION UTILITY. (Utility Prop) Ellusionist.com. Genuine leather with multiple card slots, BlackMail panel & sleeve, ID windows and out to lunch strap – the ultimate mentalist’s wallet, packing an entire show right into your pocket. Includes special Reveal Pen. Download Teaching by Bobby Motta. New. Now offered at $44.00
Mulholland, John. JOHN MULHOLLAND’S BOOK OF MAGIC. (Book) Mineola, Dover Publications, 2001. 329pp. (+ads), illus., 8vo. Paperbound. New. Retails at $16.00, now offered at $5.00

[Nefesch] HEADS OR TAILS - CONTROLOVER LONG DISTANCE. (DVD) As New. Retails for $39.00 now offered at $26.00.

Osborne, Paul. BUILD YOUR OWN ILLUSIONS, BOOK ONE. (Book) Dallas, Paul Osborne’s Illusion Systems Publishing, 1982.83pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. New. Now offered at $14.00

Osborne, Paul. BUILD YOUR OWN ILLUSIONS, BOOK THREE. (Book) Dallas, Paul Osborne’s Illusion Systems Publishing, 1983. First printing. 102pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. New. Now offered at $14.00

Osborne, Paul. BUILD YOUR OWN ILLUSIONS, BOOK FOUR. (Book) Dallas, Paul Osborne’s Illusion Systems, 1986. First printing. 102pp., illus., 4to. Plastic comb bound. New. Now offered at $14.00

[Oschmann, Ed] SPECIAL ED-ITION. (DVD) Pre-release. New – still shrink-wrapped. Now offered at $14.00

Osterlind, Richard. MIND OVER MATTER – HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR ESP ABILIYTES. (Book) Falmouth, KY, Osterlind Publications, 2010. 85pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. New. Retails for $20.00, now only $14.00

Pecor, Charles J. THE CRAFT OF MAGIC – EASY TO LEARN ILLUSIONS FOR SPECTACULAR PERFORMANCES. (Book) 272pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Paperbound.
Acquisition date inside front cover; a bit rubbed and worn; o/w VG. Now offered at $10.00

[Poker Deck Set] PRESTIGE BICYCLE GOLD AND SILVER POKER DECKS. (Poker Decks) U.S. Playing Card Company. Two Bicycle brand decks with the backs printed with gold and silver inks. Each deck has a matching blank card included. New with each deck still in the cellophane in a handsome box. Now offered at $18.00

Racherbaumer, Jon. ARCH TRIUMPHS. (Book) Oakland, Magic Limited, 1978. First edition. 44pp., illus., 4to. Pictorial boards. New copy. Retails for $35.00, now offered at $9.00

[Schlutz, Ryan] ONLY SLIGHTLY SLEIGHTLY. (DVD) BigBlindMedia. As new. Now offered at $18.00

Severn, Bill. BILL SEVERN'S BIG BOOK OF CLOSE-UP MAGIC. (Book) New York, David McKay Company, 1978. 178pp., illus., glossary, bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Near fine. Now offered at $18.00

[Sheets, John T.] QUANTUM BENDER 3.0. (Props with DVD) Sheets’ original “bender” device with complete (the real work) DVD instructions. Bender gimmick has two small enamel chips at the joint—which would not be visible with normal handling. Includes Sheets’ repair or replacement guarantee. In original box and packing, but one edge of the box has been partially crushed in shipping. Retails for $350.00, now offered at $243.00

Shufton, Steve. PS-I U – A PREDICTION SYSTEM YOU WILL LOVE. (Book) 20pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Small (.25”) tear at bottom of front cover; o/w as New. Offered at $14.00

Silbermintz, Moses. TRICKS THAT WORK VOLUME ONE and JOKES THAT WORK – TWO BOOKS IN ONE. (Book) Studio City, Magic Apple. 2001. (44pp.), illus., 8vo. Paper bound. New. Retails for $18.00, now offered at $10.00

[SLEIGHT OF HAND] PLAYBILL – Cort Theatre. (Program) Program for Sleight of Hand by John Pielmeier and starring Harry Groener and Jeffrey DeMunn at the Cort Theatre, New York City. The only magic-related name I could spot was Charles Reynolds as the Magic Consultant on the production. PLAYBILL Volume 87: No. 4 (April 1987). Fine. Offered at $9.00

Takagi, Shigeo. SHIGEO TAKAGI'S COIN ROUTINE. (Book) Oakland, Jeff Busby Enterprises, 1978. Translated by Busby. 4pp., illus. (separate publication, 5pp. laid in), 4to. Comb bound. Near fine. Now offered at $14.00

Taub, Jacob, M.D. THE DOC AND HIS DECK. (Book) New York, Louis Tannen, 1976. First edition. 157pp., illus., 4to. Cloth in dj. Dust jacket roughed a little along top edge with two small tears. O/w near fine. Now offered for $16.00

[Tricks, Spencer] VINO SENSE. (Mental Magic – DVD and Prop) Performer can always tell which hand holds the cork. Complete with Gimmick and DVD instructions and tips. New. Retails for $45.00, now only $32.00

[Wilson, Greg] EXACT CHANGE. (Gimmick and Instructional DVD) Spectator names any number from 1 to 100 and you can produce that exact amount in change from your pocket. Comes complete with gimmick and instructional DVD in original box. Has been opened, but otherwise As New. Retails at $75.00, now offered at $49.00

[World Series of Poker] 19TH ANNUAL WORLD SERIES OF POKER. (Souvenir Program – Binion’s Horseshoe, April 26-May 19, 1988) Las Vegas, Bollinger & Palladino, 1988. 26pp., illus. (full color), 4to. Spine stapled in full color. Fine. Now offered at $9.00

Wright, Gene. MASTERS OF MAGIC. (Book) New York, Pyramid Books, 1976. 157pp., Illus., glossary, 12mo. Paperbound. Slightly worn at the extremities; o/w VG. Now offered at $5.00

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