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Max Maven* Flair Play coding with a pen inspired by "Mento-Pen" (David S. Kotkin, 1972) 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 7) 59
Max Maven* Triskadekaphobia forcing the number thirteen with cards see also "Never Odd or Even" (Philip T. Goldstein, 2002) 1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 23&24) 238
Max Maven* Compared to What? on Sturgeon's Law 1984 The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 xxii
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) Mind Games by Max Maven* 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 25,26&27) 267
Max Maven* Psychic Twins based on Steranko's "Voodoo Card" and Fulves' "Computer Cards" 1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31,32&33) 314
Theodore Annemann & Max Maven* Magician's Choice one out of three objects 1996 Card College - Volume 2 440
Max Maven* Introduction: The Wonder Years - The Story of "Oh!"
- Clandes-teen
- Cups and Kaps
- Forward into the Past
- Myth Direction
1996 The Books of Wonder - Volume 1 xi
Peter Duffie & Iain Girdwood & Max Maven* Return to Suabia Hofzinser Ace Problem + Twisting the Aces inspired by "The Suabian Twist" (Peter Duffie, Cards in Principle, 1994) 1997 Effortless Card Magic 129
Max Maven* Over Easier Small packet Triumph with nine cards - selection shown to have different colored back inspired by "Over Easy" (David Acer, 2004) 2004 Random Acts of Magic 29
Max Maven* Three-Piece Suit aces are spelled out from four-ace-packet, last one transforms into selection 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 245
Max Maven* Accessorized Three-Piece Suit aces are spelled out from four-ace-packet, last one transforms into selection, ace reversed in deck 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 247
Max Maven* Spelleroyale royal flush is spelled to 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 308
Max Maven* Blanket 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 407
Brother John Hamman & Max Maven* Modified Hamman Count even number of cards 2007 Best of Friends - Volume III 407
Max Maven* Looking the Other Way two cards selected from ten cards are found, test-conditions, one way 2010 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 72
Max Maven* Paradox Prediction 2010 Secret Agenda (Section "Oct 2") 294
Tom Stone & Stewart James & Max Maven* Synonymax cards with pictures and words, selections are divined, inspired by Stewart James' "Book of the Dead" & Max Maven's "Soloflex" inspired by "Soloflex" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2011 Maelstrom 229
Max Maven* Rainbow Matrix number force with a magic square see also "Rainbow Matrix" (Philip T. Goldstein & Walter B. Gibson & Maurice Kraitchik, 1980) 2015 The Black Book of Mentalism 4
Max Maven* Contimental any European country thought of and divined see also "Contimental" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1994) 2015 The Black Book of Mentalism 6
Max Maven* Astrokey twelve keys with zodiac labels, key with spectator's zodiac opens the lock see also "Astro-Key" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1979) 2015 The Black Book of Mentalism 10
Max Maven* 4 Sided Triangle card is thought of before the show, it matches prediction and selection of a second spectator see also "Four-sided Triangle" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1977) 2015 The Black Book of Mentalism 12
Max Maven* Kirigami paper with letters, spectator folds and cuts it, then he forms a word with the either face up or face down letters see also "Kirigami" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1980) 2015 The Black Book of Mentalism 17
Max Maven* Heliocentrick A card is selected and returned to the deck. Starting with a packet of cards, the magician spells a planet chosen by a spectator. The selection is found at the conclusion of the spelling. 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 154
Max Maven* Composite Speller Deck is cut and half given to each of two spectators. Each thinks of a card in their half. The value of one card is combined with the suit of the other. The deck is reassembled and the composite card spelled. It turns up at the final letter. see also "Joint Banking" (Doug Canning, Semi-Automatic Card Tricks, Vol. 6, 2006),
"Premonition in Reverse" (Tony Griffith, Semi-Automatic Card Tricks, Vol. 6, 2006)
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 155
Max Maven* Lie-Decker Despite the deck lying, the magician uses it to determine the color and value of the selection, and to locate the selection. see also "My Own Particular Way" (Ryan Matney, Card Jones, 2004),
"Immoracle" (Max Maven, Chronicles #18, 1979),
"Spell of Mystery" (Stewart James, marketed, 1929),
"Moracle" (Lin Searles, 1971),
"Si-Decker" (Steve Beam, 2015)
2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 9 39
Max Maven* Vegemental six cards with vegetables, two selections made and spelt, then divined 2016 Session Notes 1
Max Maven* Centrifugal Poker cards in poker hand divined, "The Centrifuge Principle" see also "Playing Cards" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2016 Session Notes 3
Max Maven* Trisectarian two cards found, one by counting down value of other card see also "Trisectarian" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1994) 2016 Session Notes 5
Max Maven* Miraskill Lite done with white and black spheres, two phases inspired by "The Candy King" (Stewart James, 1936) 2016 Session Notes 7
Max Maven* A Clash of Symbols three phase ESP routine with cards in envelopes which also have symbols, "three-sided approach to the Gilbreath Principle" also published as "A Clash of Symbols" (Philip T. Goldstein, 1991) 2016 Session Notes 9
Max Maven* Jejune is Busting Out All Over - Ichi Ni... (1992)
- The Third Category (2016)
2017 Quarterly (Section "5 (Winter 2017)") 5