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by Christopher1979
July 6th, 2020, 3:55 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Selling Rare Ed Marlo Original Photographs & Dai Vernon Book of Magic Signed & Numbered 1ST Edition
Replies: 0
Views: 55

Selling Rare Ed Marlo Original Photographs & Dai Vernon Book of Magic Signed & Numbered 1ST Edition

Hello all, A few days left on some exciting items we are selling right now. Original Ed Marlo photos from his personal archive plus 1st "Restricted" edition of Dai Vernon Book of Magic. Number 49 and signed and inscribed by Vernon. This copy is the true first edition with gold leaf page an...
by Christopher1979
June 23rd, 2020, 12:59 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Now at Auction - Collection of Magic Books, Ventriloquist Books & Memorabilia
Replies: 0
Views: 178

Now at Auction - Collection of Magic Books, Ventriloquist Books & Memorabilia

Hi all, I hope everyone is keeping well, just to let you know that we have 57 lots being sold via a timed auction over on Invaluable. Link - https://bit.ly/3eE9dZO Lots include - Vent dialogue collections, signed and vintage vent photographs, a rare copy of Dice Holdout Methods for Magicians signed ...
by Christopher1979
June 11th, 2020, 11:42 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic Sites Showing as Not Secure
Replies: 12
Views: 549

Re: Magic Sites Showing as Not Secure



Not really a problem as your not engaging with the page at all.
by Christopher1979
June 11th, 2020, 11:29 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic Sites Showing as Not Secure
Replies: 12
Views: 549

Re: Magic Sites Showing as Not Secure

Having your website Not Secure up until recently used to be allowed by Google. Websites that take payments online or transmit any sensitive data even a contact form should always have secure pages. Also, Google's new standards ask all websites to be secure. It will also affect their Google rankings....
by Christopher1979
June 10th, 2020, 1:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Re: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present

Hello Richard, thank you so much for the info, I actually don't know Andy but it would be great to be able to contact him and have a chat. Seeing that my business is almost 100% online I have not had a chance to do much networking. Like I mentioned before, I moved from England to the US 6 years ago ...
by Christopher1979
June 9th, 2020, 10:17 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Now at Auction, Instant Library
Replies: 5
Views: 508

Re: Now at Auction, Instant Library

I have no problems abiding by rules. I just wonder why when I post something I either get ignored with very little feedback from anyone or I get my hand slapped for something others do all the time. Maybe I am just not in the "in" crowd in this forum. Yes!... I have... I actually thought h...
by Christopher1979
June 9th, 2020, 2:37 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Now at Auction, Instant Library
Replies: 5
Views: 508

Re: Now at Auction, Instant Library

I can't help but notice "WANTED OLRAM FILES" in CAPS... At least make sure it is something implemented across the board. I always feel like I am the only one slapped on the back of the hand here...
by Christopher1979
June 9th, 2020, 12:13 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Now at Auction, Instant Library
Replies: 5
Views: 508

Now at Auction, Instant Library

Hello All,

At auction now we have a great chance to acquire a large collection of magic books in one lot!

All the books for sale are quality magic books and no "fillers" to bulk out the collection.

Here is the link - https://ebay.to/3f1hozg

GOOD LUCK!

:)
by Christopher1979
June 9th, 2020, 10:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Re: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present

I totally agree Alfred. I grew up in London and used to go to Davenport's magic shop and another magic called Repro magic. I know that Davenport's closed and was supposed to find a new location. Everyone is so heavily reliant on social media and YouTube these say. Meeting and mixing with fellow magi...
by Christopher1979
June 8th, 2020, 11:19 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Looking for Karl Fulves Magazines
Replies: 1
Views: 149

Re: Looking for Karl Fulves Magazines

Both Underworld and Fineprint are very hard to find. They are also pricy when they come up for auction. Wish you luck!
by Christopher1979
June 8th, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Re: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present

More going on in AZ than I thought! Thank you!
by Christopher1979
June 7th, 2020, 6:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Re: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present

Thank you very much for the links Alfred, even more so for the second. I was not aware of Carnival of Illusion and they have some interesting info on their website!
by Christopher1979
June 7th, 2020, 5:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Magic Happenings in Arizona - Past & Present

Hello all, I have now lived in Phoenix Arizona for 6 years and although it is unbelievably hot for half of the year I have got to really like it and can now call it home. As I am new to the "magic scene" here in the U.S. I would like to know what magic events, communities, or shops are in ...
by Christopher1979
May 28th, 2020, 7:26 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books
Replies: 2
Views: 487

Re: FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books

The Wild Card Kit $30
The Collected Alanac Richard Kaufman $25

SOLD
by Christopher1979
May 28th, 2020, 12:42 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books
Replies: 2
Views: 487

Re: FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books

Lou Gallo - The Underground Man $20
Miracles with Cards James Swain $20
Don't Blink The Magic of James Swain $20

SOLD
by Christopher1979
May 28th, 2020, 11:36 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books
Replies: 2
Views: 487

FOR SALE - Collection of Magic books

Hello everyone! I hope you are all keeping well. Don’t miss out on these great magic books we have for sale at the moment. Shipping is only $4 and if you buy more than one book shipping is free! Send an email to magic@regencyantiquebooks.com and we will send you a PayPal invoice Simply Harkey 1st ed...
by Christopher1979
May 13th, 2020, 12:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cardmen's Get Together
Replies: 5
Views: 774

Re: Cardmen's Get Together

Edward Pungot wrote:I've never seen the anti-faro in action. Seeing Paul Wilson do it several times in his hands and intellectually understanding what is taking place within those 2-3 seconds is quite a marvel of a move to behold.


I think Wilson uses it in a few interesting effects in the tutorial DVD
by Christopher1979
May 12th, 2020, 3:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cardmen's Get Together
Replies: 5
Views: 774

Re: Cardmen's Get Together

Yeah! It has been on youtube for quite some time. Not often you see all those guys together!
by Christopher1979
May 6th, 2020, 8:02 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!

Books No longer available - Thank you
by Christopher1979
May 6th, 2020, 1:29 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!

Richard Kaufman wrote:Please add your snail mail address per the rules, thanks.
Amended as asked Richard. I thought my email address and phone number was enough
by Christopher1979
May 6th, 2020, 1:27 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!

Hello to all, Hope everyone is doing well and keeping safe. We currently have a large collection of magic books for sale. All are for sale at very good prices so get them while you can! Here is the link - https://bit.ly/magic4sale Shipping is only $4 per book and we are also happy to combine shippin...
by Christopher1979
May 6th, 2020, 12:10 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Large Collection of Magic Books for Sale - See List!

Hello to all, Hope everyone is doing well and keeping safe. We currently have a large collection of magic books for sale. All are for sale at very good prices so get them while you can! Here is the link - https://bit.ly/magic4sale Shipping is only $4 per book and we are also happy to combine shippin...
by Christopher1979
May 5th, 2020, 3:19 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Looking for magazines
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Re: Looking for magazines

You would have to buy originals of The Crimp magazine otherwise it would be illegal. They are hard to find, especially as a complete file.
by Christopher1979
May 5th, 2020, 3:08 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How have on-line magic dealers been doing during the pandemic?
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Re: How have on-line magic dealers been doing during the pandemic?

I feel blessed that I am able to work as a magic book dealer and I am also blessed that we have still been getting consignments and people have still been bidding. As was seen by Potter & Potter, even at an unprecedented time like this people are still bidding and bidding strongly.
by Christopher1979
May 2nd, 2020, 12:37 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Martinka Auction Archive - Pay to View
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Re: Martinka Auction Archive - Pay to View

I remember getting in contact with them about 3 years ago both through their website and email without any reply...
by Christopher1979
April 22nd, 2020, 10:41 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Charlie Miller's "Magicana" Book is Coming
Replies: 19
Views: 3566

Re: Charlie Miller's "Magicana" Book is Coming

Really looking forward to this book.
by Christopher1979
April 17th, 2020, 11:47 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Live Invaluable Auction Starts 9am (MST) Loads of Oop Magic Books
Replies: 0
Views: 471

Live Invaluable Auction Starts 9am (MST) Loads of Oop Magic Books

Hi all, I hope you are all keeping well and safe! Just to let you know that our live Invaluable auction starts tomorrow at 9am (MST) Lots 197 - 305 are all magic books! Here is a link - https://www.invaluable.com/catalog/o6i1pzyiw9 As always if you have any questions please feel free to contact us a...
by Christopher1979
April 9th, 2020, 1:13 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: NOW AT AUCTION - Vernon Companion & Expert at the Card Table Centennial Facsimile
Replies: 0
Views: 347

NOW AT AUCTION - Vernon Companion & Expert at the Card Table Centennial Facsimile

I hope you are all hunkered down and keeping safe. Two rare copies for sale right now. The Vernon Companion and The Expert at the Card Table 2002 centennial facsimile. Both in fine condition https://www.ebay.com/str/regencyantiquebooks If you have any questions, please contact me via PM or Email mag...
by Christopher1979
April 2nd, 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: NOW AT AUCTION - Derren Brown, Oop & Obscure Mentalism Books, Magic Book Collections
Replies: 0
Views: 558

NOW AT AUCTION - Derren Brown, Oop & Obscure Mentalism Books, Magic Book Collections

Good morning! This week at auction we have some interesting lots which include a copy of Absolute Magic by Derren Brown and a first edition of Latest Magic by Hoffmann. Many obscure books on Mentalism and lecture notes plus much more Here is the link - http://ebay.to/2xEfEvE If you have any question...
by Christopher1979
March 27th, 2020, 9:18 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Invaluable Live auction - Loads of Oop Magic Books - Open For Bidding!
Replies: 3
Views: 620

Invaluable Live auction - Loads of Oop Magic Books - Open For Bidding!

Hi everyone, Just to let you know that our Invaluable auction is open for bidding starting from tonight with the live auction starting in 3 weeks https://www.invaluable.com/catalog/o6i1pzyiw9 Hope you are all keeping safe and are well :) If you have any questions please feel free to send me a PM or ...
by Christopher1979
March 16th, 2020, 8:08 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: NOW AT AUCTION - Rare & Obscure Mentalism Titles, Stars of Magic, Derren Brown +++
Replies: 0
Views: 1148

NOW AT AUCTION - Rare & Obscure Mentalism Titles, Stars of Magic, Derren Brown +++

Hi all, I hope everyone is keeping safe and well!... This week at auction we have a large collection of Mentalist books, a very rare copy of Stars of Magic in original parts with binder, The Fine Art of Magic and many other interesting items. This is the link - https://ebay.to/2w1jSgp In the next fe...
by Christopher1979
March 8th, 2020, 4:55 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Crimp issues 1-6 on Ebay
Replies: 2
Views: 1579

Re: Crimp issues 1-6 on Ebay

You would do better if you removed your reserve. Reserves are pointless on eBay and you get charged more as a seller too. It would be better if you just started the auction at the price you wanted.
by Christopher1979
March 6th, 2020, 9:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Discuss Steve Forte's Book "Gambling Sleight of Hand" HERE
Replies: 50
Views: 6535

Re: ERDNASE

without exposing.... I'd say timing and placement changed everything. It's a technique that i've seen guys like ricky jay perform and it always stood out as "something that must be able to be performed better".. It's also taught in some of the Vernon books.. I'm a student of Vernon and lo...
by Christopher1979
March 4th, 2020, 10:55 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Cardistry: Please Go Away
Replies: 93
Views: 8128

Re: Cardistry: Please Go Away

Quality is quality I agree, but that is different from having a preference. I am not arguing about good magic vs bad magic. Is a good dove act better than a bad illusion?. Is a great card trick better than a poor mentalist act?.
by Christopher1979
March 4th, 2020, 7:53 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Cardistry: Please Go Away
Replies: 93
Views: 8128

Re: Cardistry: Please Go Away

I have figured that it does no good to be mean spirited over change and "evolution" at the heart of it that is essentially what we are talking about. I personally don't care for it but there are many that do! I have a love for old music from the 1910s to the 1950s most 40 year old guys wou...
by Christopher1979
February 28th, 2020, 4:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ERDNASE
Replies: 7600
Views: 2319938

Re: Discuss Steve Forte's Book "Gambling Sleight of Hand" HERE

The plagiarism is what got me too! I always knew that Erdnase was not a professional gambler but to have everything laid out on the table as Steve did really made me think about our view of The Expert at the Card Table. After reading some of Steve's thoughts, I experienced a real "a-ha moment&q...
by Christopher1979
February 27th, 2020, 5:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ERDNASE
Replies: 7600
Views: 2319938

Re: Discuss Steve Forte's Book "Gambling Sleight of Hand" HERE

This book has been a harsh and humbling experience so far. There were small details that I knew were a little off. A break showing when it shouldn't or the placing of slugs in my riffling stacking procedure breaking up the smooth flow of the riffle itself. Having Mr. Forte call them out in print fe...
by Christopher1979
February 27th, 2020, 3:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ERDNASE
Replies: 7600
Views: 2319938

Re: Discuss Steve Forte's Book "Gambling Sleight of Hand" HERE

When will it be ok to start talking about Steve's book?... The Erdnase from Steve's perspective makes you rethink everything!
by Christopher1979
February 27th, 2020, 3:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ERDNASE
Replies: 7600
Views: 2319938

Re: Discuss Steve Forte's Book "Gambling Sleight of Hand" HERE

Bob Farmer wrote:Let's hope no one starts a thread on the true identity of, "Steve Forte," which after all is an anagram for possibly the real author, Feet Stover.


I find it funny that I can find "Fear Mr Bob" as your anagram :)

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