Written by Lewis Ganson

Work of Dai Vernon

239 pages (Hardcover), published by L&L Publishing
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(60 entries)

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Dai Vernon Foreword 13
Lewis Ganson Introduction 15
Lewis Ganson The Background to a Legend 19
Lewis Ganson The Vernon Touch 27
Unknown The French Drop with added touches from Dai Vernon, showing the Vernon Touch 32
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 eachRelated toVariations 51
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-moveVariations 61
Tenkai Ishida The Tenkai Palm position and some applications in the next pagesVariations 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 SwitchVariations 77
Dai Vernon The Jumping Jack clean look, using Tenkai PalmVariations 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 card vanishes from packet and reappears on top of the deck, double facerRelated toVariations 88
Nate Leipzig Leipzig's Coin on the Knee Related to 94
Martin Gardner Cigar Vanish 96
Dai Vernon Five Coin Star Related to 98
Dai Vernon "Pick Off Pip" pickingVariations 101
Dai Vernon, Bill Bowman Dai Vernon's Adaption of Bill Bowman's "Clipped" rubber band is linked to safety pins when jumped off billInspired byAlso published here 103
Cliff Green, Dai Vernon The Multiple Colour Change color change 104
Max Malini, Dai Vernon Three From One 105
L'Homme Masqué, Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Dai Vernon Expansion of Texture 108
Dai Vernon The Challenge mind-reading presentation for transposition plotRelated toVariations 114
Dai Vernon Dai Vernon's Double Lift top two cards moved to the right in right-hand End GripRelated to 119
Dai Vernon The "Get-Ready" 120
Dai Vernon The Cups and Balls Related toVariations 125
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 sleeveRelated to 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 everywhereRelated to 169
Dai Vernon Mental Spell progressive set-up 177
Dai Vernon Climax for a Dice Routine two in the hand one in the pocket start, ending with jumbo and miniature dieRelated to 183
Dai Vernon "One Under and One Down" any one of ten cards is last one in down-under dealVariations 186
Charlie Miller Charles Miller's "Cups and Balls Move" penetration of cup with ballAlso published here 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 Related toVariations 197
Dai Vernon Ball Through Silk 205
Dr. Jacob Daley, Dai Vernon The Last Trick of Dr. Jacob Daley Variations 210
Dr. Jacob Daley Small Packet Bottom Double Lift three-card packet 213
Paul Rosini Impromptu Thimble Routine thimbles jump from hand to handVariations 217
Dai Vernon The Vernon Poker Demonstration half deck set-upRelated toVariationsAlso published here 223
Dai Vernon Overhand Shuffle Stack 224
Dai Vernon The Thumb Tie 231