Close-Up Magic Secrets (Dover Magic Books) (Paperback)

Close-Up Magic Secrets (Dover Magic Books) By Diamond Jim Tyler, Jon Racherbaumer (Foreword by), Jeff Davis (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Diamond Jim Tyler, Jon Racherbaumer (Foreword by), Jeff Davis (Introduction by)
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Move objects with your mind, pass coins through tables, escape police restraints, and reveal other people's thoughts Diamond Jim Tyler shows how to transform an ordinary act into a truly entertaining show. Learn 29 routines that include several original tricks as well as many tried-and-true crowd pleasers.
Written for beginners and used by pros, this guide is designed for illusionists performing in small venues -- bars, restaurants, and other places where audiences will be watching from close range. Its tricks for every type of magician include a variety of routines involving cards, money, fire, mind-reading, and comedy. Diamond Jim offers tips on patter and a helpful glossary of magic jargon. More than 300 photographs illustrate his easy-to-follow instructions.

About the Author

A professional magician since the age of 16, Dallas-based Diamond Jim Tyler performs, gives private lessons and group lectures, invents routines, and markets magic effects all over the world.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780486478913
ISBN-10: 0486478912
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: June 16th, 2011
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Dover Magic Books