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The Milbourne Christopher collection presents Howard Thurston"s illusion show work book

Howard Thurston

The Milbourne Christopher collection presents Howard Thurston"s illusion show work book

by Howard Thurston

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Published by Magical Publications in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thurston, Howard, 1869-1936.,
  • Magic tricks.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHoward Thurston"s illusion show work book
    Statementedited by Maurine Christopher ; additional material by Jim Steinmeyer.
    ContributionsChristopher, Maurine Brooks., Steinmeyer, Jim, 1958-, Christopher, Milbourne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1545.T5 T58 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228 p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1569649M
    LC Control Number91061166

    Magic Book Table of Content Listings (TOCs) Last Update: Feb - 54 magic books added. New additions are in RED. See BLOG for details of specific book updates by date.. THANK YOU to the many e-Bay sellers and others who have graciously provided permission to use their book cover images. This is an original 16 page book of tricks that sold for 50 cents at Magician Howard Thurston's theatres during and after his performances in Thurston was America's most popular magician from approximately until his death in I have carefully framed what is left of this book making.

    Christopher, Milbourne () One of America's leading conjuring magicians and chairman of the Occult Investigation Committee of the Society of American Magicians. Christopher entered the public eye in the mids when he challenged the feats of Uri Geller and other psychics in his book Mediums, Mystics and the Occult (). Based upon his observations, Christopher asserted that Geller. This is a vintage Howard Thurston’s Card Tricks book that was published in It includes 45 illustrations and explains the Sensational New Rising Card Trick. The front cover is torn in some parts.

    "This amazing DVD is a rich panorama of Howard Thurston's fabulous career and a celebration of the Golden Age of Magic. Never before have so many rare and one-of-a-kind photographs, movies, and voice recordings of a great figure in magic made available hundreds of rare images of Howard Thurston appear on the screen, one after another ten video segments of Thurston and five . WILLIAM ANDREWS is a magician and was the President of the Society of American Magicians from He saw Howard Thurston perform as a child. JOHN BOOTH is a highly noted magician, author, and magic historian. John was amazed as a child when he saw "The Wonder Show Of The Universe" and also met Howard Thurston.


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This Work Book had resided for many years in the Milbourne Christopher Collection. After his death, Christopher's wife, Maureen, published this copy of the book, in an exclusive form, to the community of magicians.

For many years an unknown book, a unique record of the Thurston Wonders and the Thurston secrets, this is a breathtaking treasure. The Milbourne Christopher collection presents Howard Thurston's illusion show work book by Howard Thurston; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Magic tricks; People: Howard Thurston ().

This Work Book had resided for many years in the Milbourne Christopher Collection. After his death, Christopher's wife, Maureen, published Howard Thurston's Illusion Show Work Book I in an exclusive form, for the community of magicians.

Then, inHoward Thurston's Illusion Show Work Book II was issued. Howard Thurston’s Illusion Show Work Book. Author/Editor: Christopher, Maurine w/slip case Number of copies. signed by Mike Caveney. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Howard Thurston books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

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This is an old book, but do not let this fool you, Thurston was a master and these tricks were the same ones he used to gain his reputation in the magic is new.

You will not be let down. Pollak. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report s: 1. Howard Thurston, (born JColumbus, Ohio, U.S.—died ApMiami, Fla.), American magician who led the largest magic show in history.

Thurston was originally a card manipulator and toured the world (–07) with a full-evening show. He returned to the United States to become successor to Harry Kellar, the leading American magician.

Steinmeyer's book about Thurston—The Last Greatest Magician In The World— takes up this question. He says that the two men came into. Thurston's Book Of Magic: Library Of Magic Volume 2 Paperback – January 1, by Howard Thurston (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Some very,very old footage. Want to. Later books, such as Buckley's Card Control, tend to assume that the reader had studied Thurston's book and knew the basic methods explained therein. Although you can find these methods (practically the same as described by Thurston) in lesson 35 of the Tarbell Course on Magic, explained in a more clear and detailed manner, if you are.

Milbourn Christopher possessed original workbooks of Howard Thurston’s Illusion show. This workbooks contained photographs and explanations for the various illusions very well documented. Maurine Christopher in conjunction with Mike Caveney’s Magical Publications produced the workbooks in a two volume set.

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Great fun for $ Thurston’s Book of Magic by Howard Thurston. Buy The Illustrated History of Magic by Christopher, Milbourne, Christopher, Maurine, Copperfield, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low Reviews:   Magician Milbourne Christopher "levitates" panelist Bess Myerson on an episode of "I've Got a Secret" from hosted by Garry Moore; the other. Maurine Christopher in conjunction with Mike Caveney’s Magical Publications produced the workbooks in a two volume set.

They are quite simply magnificent and a glowing tribute to what was perhaps the greatest magical touring show ever. The set comes with a prospectus issued for each book. Volume 1 printed and volume 2 in ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Magic book.

Magic book. Howard Thurston's Card tricks: being a fin de siecle manual on the art of conjuring with cards, including among many hitherto unpublished novel and unique experiments, a comprehensive description of the continuous front and back-hand palm with cards, and the sensational new rising card trick: as presented by the author in the leading vaudeville theatres of the world, including the Palace.

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Milbourne Christopher was one of America’s foremost illusionists and wrote more than twenty books, was national president of the Society of American Magicians (SAM), and was an honorary vice-president to the London Magic Circle.

His collection of magic memorabilia contained prints, paintings, photographs, posters, playbills and drawings of the greatest conjurers in history, and was [ ].