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Postby Evan Shuster » 09/13/10 09:46 PM

Impossibilia: The Close-Up Magic of John Bannon
John Bannon

1990 L&L Publishing, First Edition
Hardback 142 pages
No dj; very good condition

$75 (includes shipping in the continental US)

0.0 Administrivia
0.1 Contents
0.2 Introduction (Harvey Rosenthal
0.3 Foreword
0.4 Endpapers

1.0 EZFX
1.1 Play It Straight (Triumph) --- (aka "The Bannon Triumph")
1.2 Discrepancy City Prediction: Three prediction cards match selected card
1.3 The Unreal Work: Four Queens are dealt from the deck
1.4 Cries And Whispers: Jacks used to determine selected cards, then transpose with them
1.5 Oh Calcutta: Two predictions: thought of card, card dealt randomly
1.6 Twilight Zone Assembly: cards
1.7 'Twixt The Devil: Mystery card becomes the signed selection
1.8 Tourist Class Travellers: Queens travel to magicians pockets
1.9 Travelling Jack's Sideshow Aces: A Jack assembly
1.10 Wild In The Straights: Spectator can't find his card amongst Jokers
1.11 A Little T, T, and A: Four Aces quickly dealt out of a mixed deck, mixed deck rights itself
1.12 Shock Treatment: Card trick
1.13 Creased Lightning: Mercury Card Fold
1.14 Terrorist Card Vanish: Card to Can

2.0 Side FX
2.1 Two Ahead (Is Better Than One): A four coin matrix
2.2 Revolutionary Penetration: Chinese coin off string (shoelace)
2.3 The Brass Zero: 4" ring off rope
2.4 Chop: Chop cup routine with several loads
2.5 Glass Reunion: Coins to glass
2.6 Shanghai Surprise: Copper and Silver routine with Chinese coin ending
2.7 Of Cups And Fuzzballs: Cups and Balls routine
2.8 Brass-Ackwards Production: Bills appear in a previously empty box
2.9 Flurry Production: Coin effect including a few splits
2.10 Triple Threat: Three coin coins across
2.11 Silver/Silver Transposition: Half and quarter transpose in spectator's hand
2.12 Return To Spender: Another coin matrix, cards end up back at start

3.0 Special FX:
3.1 Photologic: playing card appears on previously blank slip of paper
3.2 The Birnman Revelation: Quick cut to the Aces
3.3 Coins Across The Water: Three marked coins are vanished and reappear inside an envelope
3.4 Shriek Of The Mutilated: Torn and burnt and restored cigarette paper

Bonus Section: Real Men Don't Carry Coin Purses
- Introducing The Coin Pouch
Part One: Sleights & Subtlety
- - The Action Load
- - The Action Steal
- - Not So Secret Compartment
Part Two: Some Routines
- - Coin Of Voodoo: Chinese coin on string, ends up in coin purse
- - Pouched Copper/Silver: Marked half and copper transposition in coin purse
- - Five-Star Engraved Production: A brass disk in a coin purse holds a prediction of a card

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Postby Evan Shuster » 09/14/10 09:25 PM

Sorry... no trades, please, and no price reductions on this one.

Still available, and I will offer a bonus DVD to the buyer:
- or -
2. Geoff Williams's "Brain Candy"

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Postby Evan Shuster » 09/17/10 08:57 PM

Still not looking for a trade, so I am putting this one back on the shelf for now. Thanks, anyway!
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