By: Edwin Sachs. Find out in this legendary classic of legerdemain, Sleight of Hand, widely regarded by professional magicians as one of the finest magic. “If ever there were a more classic tome for beginners of general sleight of hand, I am not sure what it is. This book has been around for years, has stood the. Described by a magician as probably the single most complete book ever written on magic. It includes both stage and close-up magic, chapters.

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Every item hamd carefully selected under the watchful eye of cofounders, and professional magicians Joshua Jay and Andi Gladwin. Sachs also covers how to use each one properly and when to use them, something that if you do these effects is worthy of your attention.

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Sleight of Hand: A Practical Manual of Legerdemain for Amateurs & Others by Sachs

Jeremy Rayner marked it as to-read Jan 05, The effects are mostly centered around handkerchiefs, including an effect that is likely the precursor to the now-famous Slydini Silks routine, a Cut and Restored hanky and even an Elastic Glove effect, which is akin to the modern version of the Long Glove where you remove the glove from your hand and it just keeps stretching and stretching coming out of your sleeve as one long continuous aschs. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Charlie Bremner marked it as to-read Oct 25, Sending to our UK warehouse Typically takes 2 – 3 days.

Slightly more clearly since the book was written before Malini began to study magic: How To Escape Elo Hell. Bigger Than Life” by David Ben. Grippo’s Wish New user Posts. Michael Daniels added it Jan 27, sleught We send packages out via MyHermes the same day that we receive them. Open Preview See a Problem?


Trivia About Sleight of Hand. The only “negative” that I can think of about this book, and it will not be hard for perhaps older readers but rather younger ones, is the language use. Saxhs ever edein were a more classic tome for beginners of general sleight of hand, I am not sure what it is. Probably the most used prop by magicians and certainly the one most closely associated with magic and magicians does not really show up until Chapter 8, where you will learn magic with playing cards. Guion Hughes marked it as to-read Jul 29, Magic for the Beginner.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. So you could search all your ebooks with a single search. Nov 28, Chapter 10 talks about how you should dress, it talks about using a certain type of magic table and how to properly employ it, using your pockets to your advantage, etc.

After a short pause, to allow the general astonishment to take full effect, the missing article is discovered inside the coat of your immediate neighbor, with the wine in it unspilt.

Dec 25, Here is a link to the Dover version. But as it stands, the HTML version — a bizarre, framed version of the books that aren’t readbale on any mobile platform — are hhand and don’t work with the latest version of Chrome.

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How to be a Mentalist IV: Certain scripting might be out of style or even seen as faux pas these days, but the material is still very useable. How is this startling trick performed? Keep in mind, too, that as of today many pre magic books are now available free hanx Google books and readable on Google’s new reader app for the iPhone and Android. One may see people talking about this book as being “outdated”. Now appearing nightly in my basement.


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Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. James added it Apr 17, Sachs’ Sleight of Hand contains effects that Malini would learn and perform.

Put in PDF, and you’ll have my sachz. Skipping ahead to Chapter 12, there you will find more effects with cards but the effects in Chapter 12 fall under the Stage Magic banner and use apparatus such as a card wand and rising card apparatus. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The Colleagues of Professor Van Helsing.

Sleight of Hand by Edwin Sachs

It supplied part of Malini’s program. Ricky Smith added it Oct 11, In fact, Sachs even points out that knowing how to do impromptu miracles is important. This sache was created in 0.

Additional links Vanishing Inc. This chapter also covers a few sleights with many variations of the Pass, Palming, etc. John Monroe rated it liked it Apr 17, It is a painstaking process to reformat and re-layout the entire book.