The Dai Vernon Book of Magic
The Dai Vernon Book of Magic
(L&L reprint used)
written by Lewis Ganson
Work of Dai Vernon
239 pages (Hardcover), published by L&L Publishing
Language: English
(55 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Dai Vernon A Chinese Classic six coins and a ring 41
Dai Vernon Han Ping Chien 44
Dai Vernon Penetration of Thought odd-backed, two packets of four aces each see also "Thoughts In Transit" (Alex Elmsley, 1991),
varied by "Penetration of Blank" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1979)
Dai Vernon Wedge Break Transfer 52
Dai Vernon The Buckle False Count 57
Dai Vernon Three Ball Transposition classic effect with silk as table and pop-up-move varied by "Bells" (Dai Vernon & Lewis Ganson, 1979) 61
Tenkai Ishida The Tenkai Palm position and some applications in the next pages 73
Dai Vernon The Svengali Colour Change color change using Tenkai Palm 74
Dai Vernon Card Against Body Subtlety 75
Dai Vernon Stealing a Card from the Pack into the Tenkai Palm Position 77
Dai Vernon To Exchange a Card Tenkai Palm Switch 77
Dai Vernon The Jumping Jack clean look, using Tenkai Palm 78
Dai Vernon Spinning the Rings 82
Dai Vernon The Crash Linking 83
Dai Vernon The Pull Through Method of Unlinking 84
Dai Vernon The Falling Ring 85
Dai Vernon & Mac MacDonald Seven Card Monte double facer, card vanishes from packet and reappears on top of pack see also "Seven Card Monte Redux" (Edward Marlo, 1991),
varied by "Seven-Card-Monte" (Alexander de Cova & Dai Vernon, 1994)
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Coin on the Knee see also "Kneesy!" (Nate Leipzig, 1944) 94
Martin Gardner Cigar Vanish 96
Dai Vernon Five Coin Star see also "The Four Coin Flourish" ( Manuel, 1943 / 27),
"The Coin Star" (Ron MacMillan, 1981),
"5 Coin Star" (John Riggs, 1984)
Dai Vernon "Pick Off Pip" varied by "Pinch Change From The Second Card" (Barry Price, 2000),
"The Price Virtual Change" (Barry Price, 2000)
Dai Vernon & Bill Bowman Dai Vernon's Adaption of Bill Bowman's "Clipped" rubber band is linked to safety pins when jumped off bill inspired by "Pop-Off" (Bill Bowman, 1956) 103
Cliff Green & Dai Vernon The Multiple Colour Change color change 104
Max Malini & Dai Vernon Three From One 105
l'Homme Masqué & Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin & Dai Vernon Expansion of Texture 108
Dai Vernon The Challenge unique presentation for transposition plot see also "Magnetic Thought" (Bert Allerton, 1941),
"Magnetic Thought" (Bert Allerton, 1985),
"The Standing Challenge" (Gordon Bean, 2002),
"Nine & Three" (Tyler Wilson, 2010),
varied by "Two-Part Invention" (Ken Krenzel, 1968)
Dai Vernon Dai Vernon's Double Lift with simulated two-handed push-off 119
Dai Vernon The "Get-Ready" 120
Dai Vernon The Cups and Balls see also "Cups and Balls" (Dai Vernon, 1977),
varied by "Canterbury Cups" (Peter Alexis*, 1970),
"Muscade Magic" (John Carney, 2002)
Dai Vernon & Silent Mora The Vanish of a Ball whilst Spinning the Wand 137
Nate Leipzig & Dai Vernon Nate Leipzig's Card Stab 143
Unknown Diagonal Insertion 145
Dai Vernon Dai Vernon's False Knot 155
Dai Vernon Method for Upsetting a Square Knot 157
Dai Vernon The Six-Card Repeat Mystery using addition from sleeve see also "Card Production" (Dai Vernon, 1975) 163
Dai Vernon Addition from Sleeve 164
T. Nelson Downs & Dai Vernon Free and Unlimited Coinage of Silver coins appear at the dinner table from everywhere see also "The Free and Unlimited Coinage of Silver" (T. Nelson Downs, 1909) 169
Dai Vernon Mental Spell progressive set-up 177
Dai Vernon Climax for a Dice Routine two in the hand 1 in the pocket start, ending with jumbo and miniature die see also "Details for a Climax" (Roberto Giobbi & Carlhorst Meier, 2010) 183
Dai Vernon "One Under and One Down" 186
Charlie Miller Charles Miller's "Cups and Balls Move" penetration of cup with ball also published as "Penetration of Cup with Ball" (1953) 188
Welsh Miller Cards and Matches cups and balls type routine with tips of matches under three cards 189
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - The Pass 193
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - Second Dealing 193
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - Bottom Dealing 193
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - Card Palming 193
Dai Vernon Tips for Experts - Sleeving 194
Dai Vernon Ball, Cone and Handkerchief see also "Conic Relief" (Tom Stone, 2010) 197
Dai Vernon Ball Through Silk 205
Dr. Jacob Daley & Dai Vernon The Last Trick of Dr. Jacob Daley 210
Dr. Jacob Daley Small Packet Bottom Double Lift 3-card packet 213
Paul Rosini Impromptu Thimble Routine thimbles jump from hand to hand varied by "Thimble Collection" (John Carney, 2002) 217
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-up 223
Dai Vernon Overhand Shuffle Stack 224
Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie 231