The most popular book on ROPE MAGIC! This is considered to be the "bible" of rope tricks, and should be in EVERY magician's library!CURRENT REPRINT SELLS FOR $16.95
CONDITION: excellent- previously ownedShows some minor shelf wearYou will receive the exact book in the photo
AUTHOR: Stewart James (compiler)PUBLISHED: 1975 by Dover PublicationsSoftbound. 400 pages with illustrations.
Rope tricks are essentiatl knowledge to the magician.Knowing a few good rope tricks means you can perform tricks on the spur of the moment- all you need is a borrowed piece of rope!
From the publisher:
If you like to do rope tricks – this book is definitely a must for your library! Stewart James has compiled a fantastic array of every feat imaginable with ropes.
Chapters include Knots, Penetrations, Cut and Restored, Miscellaneous Rope Tricks and even a special chapter on the famous Hindu Rope Trick. All of the famous magicians have contributed to this great volume, ully illustrated by Sid Lorraine and Howard Melson.
Enlarge your magic repertoire and amaze your friends with mystifying rope tricks you can easily learn from this legendary encyclopedia of rope tricks for magicians. Containing over 150 tricks, many created by masters of rope magic, this book shows you step by step how to perform the best rope tricks ever devised. And no matter how often you refer to it, this book will remain a complete and informative reference work that will be a valuable addition to your magic library.
Grouped into nine chapters from knots and penetrations to cut and restored rope and more, this collection presents such effective tricks as:
A special last chapter offers seven versions of the mythical Hindoo Rope Trick. Each trick is clearly and precisely described, and 510 illustrations add to the detailed presentation.
Rope tricks are always popular and this authoritative, comprehensive work on the subject gives the methods that the best rope magicians have used in their performances. Revealing the secrets of rope magic normally known only by professional magicians, this indispensable book is required reading for all aspiring and practicing magicians.
BOOK ONLY- you supply your own ordinary rope.Softbound book. 400 pages with illustrations.