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Is it magic? No, it's science! There's a lot more to magic than waving a wand. From chemistry to biology, gravity to electricity, discover the magical powers of science with this fun- filled easy to perform activities!
Bangers and mash with Harry, Ron, and Hermione in the Hogwarts dining hall. A proper cuppa tea and rock cakes in Hagrid's hut. Cauldron cakes and pumpkin juice on the Hogwarts Express. With this cookbook, dining a la Hogwarts is as easy as Banoffi Pie! With more than 150 easy-to-make recipes, tips, and techniques, you can indulge in spellbindingly delicious meals.
There has never been anything that equals the Jinx Magazine, Ted Annemann's own idea of practical and inventive publication. The Jinx demanded and received every last bit of magical knowledge and psychological research that only Ted Annemann could give. Learn More
Make a knife levitate, a glass disappears and a coin dissolve in an ordinary glass of water! Master magician Townsend guides you step by step, with dozens of how-to illustrations that reveal the secrets behind more than 30 truly astounding magic tricks. b/w Illus. throughout
A Very rich collection of over 100 tricks that can be done with any pack of cards—in their best professional versions. This rich collection has taught thousands of magicians how to perform dozens of eye-catching, yet really workable tricks. Over 200 illustrations.
Edited by the famous magician Jean Hugard. How to perform 600 card tricks, devised by the world's greatest magicians. All are EASY to do WITHOUT sleight of hand. Every magician should own this book. Highly recommended.
Money and magic — a combination that never fails to attract attention! With this helpful and revealing book, even novices can astound friends and relatives with mystifying magical feats requiring little more than common coins and paper currency. Learn More
Karl Fulves. 61 great tricks: pass objects through a handkerchief, dissolve handkerchief knots, make handkerchiefs appear and disappear, transform a handkerchief into an animated mouse, restore a handkerchief cut in half. Learn all the secrets of folds and knots essential to this type of magic.
7 new and foolproof tricks — spectacular mental feats that seem impossible but are easy to perform. None of the tricks requires long practice, supernormal dexterity, or complicated apparatus. Learn More
Karl Fulves. Clear instructions for 101 tricks and problems, many based on important math principles. Calculations have been concealed; tricks are carefully streamlined for quick understanding and flawless performance. Master such number phenomena as Lightning Calculations, Giant Memory, Magic Squares, nearly 100 more. 98 illustrations.
Easy-to-perform paper miracles: make a piece of newspaper disappear, link paper rings magically, tricks with dollar bills, tricks with paper bags, animated paper folds, make "living" paper dolls, mind-reading tricks with file cards, much more. Essential tricks for amateur and professional alike.
Make coins appear or disappear; matchsticks jump into the air; classic cups and balls; pierce balloons without bursting them; plus tricks with dice, rubber bands, eggs, safety pins, pens and pencils, more.
A complete course in Magic. If you want to learn magic this course is for you. This instructional set teaches you how to perform with things you have at home--cards, coins, paper money, rubber bands, etc. A step-by-step course that comes complete with instruction book and DVL
Learn to do various sleight-of-hand tricks with dice using this publication. This book comes with chapters on dice stacking, dice and hat routines, and explanations on various dice apparatus. This is mainly for magicians to use for their shows or to keep from being "taken" on the street. Learn More
Made with vinyl and filled with beads to give a consistent feel, this kid-sized set of three balls comes packaged in a clear tube with color instructions. Each ball is quad-colored with red, blue, yellow, and green.
Experiment with cryptography — the science of secret writing. Cipher and decipher codes: transposition and polyalphabetic ciphers, famous codes, typewriter and telephone codes, codes that use playing cards, knots, and swizzle sticks...even invisible writing and sending messages through outer space. Hours of intrigue and challenge. 45 diagrams.
Only an elementary knowledge of math is needed to enjoy this entertaining compilation of brain-teasers. It includes a mixture of old and new riddles covering a variety of mathematical topics: money, speed, plane and solid geometry, probability, topology, tricky puzzles and more. Carefully explained solutions follow each problem. 65 black-and-white illustrations.
Containing many card moves and effects never before published, this unique book will add effective ammunition to any magician's arsenal of card magic. Sleights include Under force, Spread Key Glimpse, Rollover, Rotary Force and Bottom Double Life. Some of the many routines are Wile Card, Twisterious, To Spell the Truth, Second Blush, and Chroma Roamers. 79 pages.
This is his classic work on how to perform ties and methods of escape from rope shackles, whose content range from the unpretentious Thumb Tie to the spectacular escape from being bound to a cannon wheel. Read this interesting text full of anecdotes of Houdini's experiences. Learn More
This is an actual reproduction of the souvenir program sold at HOUDINI's shows in the lobby of the theaters during the 1925-26 season He was presenting his performances on a coast-to-coast tour(s) of North America.
Very interesting historical item relating to HOUDINI.
From the widely recognized master of tricks and illusions, here is a completely comprehensive- and thoroughly up to date guide to planning and performing magic tricks and putting on your own magic show. With dozens of stunning tricks clearly explained, you'll soon become a master with the power to stun and dazzle any and all who turn out to see you perform.
An illustrated collection of hundreds of difficult tongue twisters arranged alphabetically. How many times can you say this in 10 seconds? Ada made a 'gator hate her, so the ' gator ate her. Learn More
Color these lovely floral images and try to find the little creatures and insects hidden in each picture. And when you’re done, tear the perforated poster from the pad and frame your masterpiece for everyone to see! Learn More
In How the Other Half Lives, New Yorkers read with horror that three-quarters of the residents of their city were housed in tenements and that in those tenements rents were substantially higher than in better sections of the city. Learn More