Germain The Wizard and his Legerdemain. 1st ed

By: CRAMER, Stuart MERIWEATHER, Mr.

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CRAMER, Stuart. Germain The Wizard and his Legerdemain. Illustrated by Mr. Meriweather. Goleta, CA : The Buffum Publishing Corporation, (1966). First Edition. Pp (2),i-vi,1-152,(16). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers. Gill 227 : "A sequel to the author's Secrets of Karl Germain , written and edited by two close friends of the maestro. This is a stimulating biography of the famed performer, complete with details of his effects, patter and presentation. It is liberally illustrated with rare photographs and reproduced playbills." Contents : Chapter 1 : Basket of Flowers Production; Appearing Cards; The Expanding Card; Silks and Soup Plates; Substitution Trunk; Drugstore Magic; Contact Mindreading. Chapter 2 :An Eggstraordinary Eggsperiment; Complete Mental Telegraphy Act; The Obedient Spinning Coin. Chapter 3 : The Rising Cards; Germain’s Egyptian Clock Dial. Chapter 4 : The Mystery of Malabar Illusion; Dove to Candy; A Feathery Publicity Stunt; Idea for Vanishing a Lady; Miser’s Dream. Chapter 5 : Kellar Flower Trick Improved; The Wizard Gardener; Witch’s Hat Production; Germain’s Famous Flower Growth. Chapter 6 : The Butterfly; Dr. Faustus Black-Art Act; Cabinet of Cagliosto Illusion. Chapter 7 : A Pupil in Magic; The First Rabbit Tray; A Busker’s Baffler; Magical Mocha; Ching Ling Foo Ribbon; Mindreadingà la Braille. Chapter 8 : Magical Transportation; Faust’s Padlock; Tip-Up Table Trick. Chapter 9 : Rhadama, Bride of the Nile; An Idea for the Asrah Illusion; The Vanishing Lamp; The Handkerchief that Always Comes Back. Chapter 10 : Dancing Table; The Hand of the Hamadryad; Torn-and-Restored Cigarette Paper for TV. Chapter 11 : Four Methods for Ring on Wand; Two Person Book Test; Mysterious Water Faucet. Chapter 12 : Mentalism With Spoons; NovelCoin Vanish; The Great Vanishing Horse Illusion. Chapter 13 : Batter Up!; Guinea Pig to Bottle; Card Stabbing; The Monkey’s Paw. Chapter 14 : Ribbonsand Roses; Ring from Hand to Hand; Epilogue. Edgeworn, rubbed and smudged, else good. 30.00

Title: Germain The Wizard and his Legerdemain. 1st ed

Author Name: CRAMER, Stuart MERIWEATHER, Mr.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Buffum Publishing Corporation, Goleta, CA, 1966,:

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Keywords: MAGIC SLEIGHT-OF-HAND LEGERDEMAIN AMERICAN MAGICIANS SHOW BUSINESS ENTERTAINMENT HISTORY,