Encyclopedia of Rope Magic
Expand your magical repertoire and amaze your friends with mysterious rope tricks that you can easily learn from this legendary encyclopedia of magician's rope tricks. With over 150 tricks, many created by master rope magicians, this book will show you step-by-step how to perform the best rope tricks ever invented.
No matter how many times you refer to it, this book will remain a complete and informative reference work that will make a valuable addition to your magic library.
Divided into nine chapters, from Knots and Penetrations to Cut and Restored Ropes and more, this collection presents such effective tricks as Ralph Hull's famous Vanishing Knot, CT Jordan's Mystifying Knot Trick, The Ropes and Rings Mystery, Loop the Loop, Nevil Maskelyne's Leg Tie, Jordan's Psychic Ring Release, The Famous Kellar String Tricks, Stanyon's String Restoration, Carl Brema's Knotted Rope, The LW Simplicity Rope Restoration, Jamison's Severed Rope, Liddle's Phenomenal Rope Trick, The Tarbell Rope Mystery, The Encore Rope Trick, Eddie Clever's Trple Cut Routine, Marvel Cut and Restored Rope, Maxam Triple Cut Rope Trick, the Bachelor's Needle, Freer's Master Muscle, The Hypnotized Rope, Grant's Amazing Rope Secret, and many, many more.
A special final chapter features seven versions of the mythical Hindu rope trick. Each trick is clearly and precisely described and 510 illustrations complement the detailed illustrations.
Rope tricks are always popular, and this authoritative, comprehensive work on the subject shares the methods used by the best rope magicians in their performances. This essential book reveals the mysteries of rope magic normally known only to professional magicians, making it essential reading for all aspiring and practicing magicians.
Pages 400 - Softbound, illustrated