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Big book of magic fun, Ian Keable

Label
Big book of magic fun
Title
Big book of magic fun
Statement of responsibility
Ian Keable
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every boy and girl loves magic--and here's the book that carries them into the world where magic is performed. Both beginners and experienced amateur magicians will discover methods, myths, facts, and fiction about magic--and then they'll read about the long and fascinating history of magic on stage. Filled with color illustrations and how-to instructions, "The Big Book of Magic Fun" teaches-- Card tricks, rope tricks, mind-reading methods, illusionism, coin tricks, and more! Young readers will learn to entertain and astound their friends with impressive yet easy-to-perform tricks and enchanting illusions. They'll also find hours of pleasure as they read absorbing stories about famous magicians of the past and present. Here in one huge volume is a treasure house of magic entertainment
Summary
Provides step-by-step instructions on how to perform magic tricks, including card and coin tricks, along with a history of magicians and what distinctive style or trick they are known for
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
175186
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keable-Elliott, Ian
Dewey number
793.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1548
LC item number
.K394 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic tricks
  • Magic tricks
  • Magic tricks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Big book of magic fun, Ian Keable
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Props you will need -- Story of magic: Close-up magic -- Comedy magic -- Big magic -- Silent magic -- Mind magic -- Dangerous magic -- Secrets of tricks: Floating ruler -- Magic compass -- Flying cards -- Bluff book test -- Thumb fun -- Cut and restored string -- Levitating tumbler -- Through the glass -- Boxes and balls -- Matching cards -- Friendly trick -- Time please -- Rising matchbox -- Loop the loop -- Coin in glass -- Quick escape -- Torn and restored napkin -- Paddling knife -- Knife and paper -- Taking a bow -- Number confusion -- Banana split -- Bangle and ribbon -- Quick release -- Coins across -- Jumping toothpick -- Slot-machine hand -- Notable number -- Not a knot -- X-ray crayons -- Bank roller -- Card prediction -- Solid through solid -- Straw cutting -- Balloon burst -- Bow and arrow -- Frustrating pencil -- Disappearing coin -- Glass through table -- Endless chain -- Sleight of hand: How to control a card -- Overhand shuffle -- Selection of the card -- Return of the card -- Control of the card -- How to force a card -- Tracker card -- Jumping card -- Name spelling -- How to conceal a coin -- Make a coin disappear -- Make a coin appear -- Change one coin for another -- Copper silver coin trick
Control code
610445
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780764132223
Lccn
2005922473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780764132223
  • (OCoLC)62301023
Label
Big book of magic fun, Ian Keable
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Props you will need -- Story of magic: Close-up magic -- Comedy magic -- Big magic -- Silent magic -- Mind magic -- Dangerous magic -- Secrets of tricks: Floating ruler -- Magic compass -- Flying cards -- Bluff book test -- Thumb fun -- Cut and restored string -- Levitating tumbler -- Through the glass -- Boxes and balls -- Matching cards -- Friendly trick -- Time please -- Rising matchbox -- Loop the loop -- Coin in glass -- Quick escape -- Torn and restored napkin -- Paddling knife -- Knife and paper -- Taking a bow -- Number confusion -- Banana split -- Bangle and ribbon -- Quick release -- Coins across -- Jumping toothpick -- Slot-machine hand -- Notable number -- Not a knot -- X-ray crayons -- Bank roller -- Card prediction -- Solid through solid -- Straw cutting -- Balloon burst -- Bow and arrow -- Frustrating pencil -- Disappearing coin -- Glass through table -- Endless chain -- Sleight of hand: How to control a card -- Overhand shuffle -- Selection of the card -- Return of the card -- Control of the card -- How to force a card -- Tracker card -- Jumping card -- Name spelling -- How to conceal a coin -- Make a coin disappear -- Make a coin appear -- Change one coin for another -- Copper silver coin trick
Control code
610445
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780764132223
Lccn
2005922473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780764132223
  • (OCoLC)62301023

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