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Hoffmann"s Modern magic

Hoffmann Professor

Hoffmann"s Modern magic

a practical treatise on the art of conjuring, with 318 illustrations

by Hoffmann Professor

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Published by Sterling Paperbacks in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic tricks -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementProfessor Hoffmann.
    ContributionsHoffmann, Professor, 1839-1919., Vere, Arprey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 563 p. :
    Number of Pages563
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23090176M
    ISBN 108120719395
    OCLC/WorldCa45949252

    Professor Lewis Hoffmann was the pseudonym of barrister Angelo John Lewis. The author of many popular conjuring handbooks, such as Modern Magic () and More Magic (), in this volume Professor Hoffmann presents a compilation of his own magic tricks. With numerous in-text illustrations demonstrating conjuring techniques and apparatuses. This is the second volume of the Hoffmann trilogy. If you liked Modern Magic you will love More Magic. There is too much to list. Refer to the 'Table of Contents' below for details. This book was rated one of the ten basic books for a working library .

    Modern Magic A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE ART OF CONJURING BY PROFESSOR HOFFMANN () CHAPTER I: Introductory Observations Introduction The Magic Wand The Magician’s Table The Magician’s Dress CHAPTER II: General Principles of Sleight-of-Hand applicable to Card Tricks Introduction The Cards To “Make the Pass” To “Force” a Card.   If it included later editions, a book like Modern Magic would probably be at the bottom of the list, as being more common than any other Professor Hoffmann title. On Saturday (Ap ), there was an auction which included, amidst a lot of magic items, two scarce or rare Professor Hoffmann books.

    Excerpt The Rules of Magic. Once upon a time, before the whole world changed, it was possible to run away from home, disguise who you were, and fit into polite society. The children's mother had done exactly that. Susanna was one of the Boston Owenses, a family so old that the General Society of Mayflower Descendants and the Daughters of the American Revolution were unable . Modern Magic. Written by Professor Hoffmann. Work of Professor Hoffmann. pages (Hardcover), published by unknown publisher Language: English ( entries The Egg and Handkerchief Trick (Modern Methods) (Unknown, ) → Egg / Silk to Egg Unknown.


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Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt to record magic in an encyclopedic fashion beginning with his "Modern Magic." The material in this book [and others he wrote] recorded the state of the art of magic of the late 19th century/5(10).

Book digitized by Hoffmanns Modern magic book from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user :   Reprint of s Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software.

Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt to record magic in an encyclopedic fashion beginning with his "Modern Magic." The material in this book [and Author: Professor Hoffman. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxix, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Other Titles: Modern magic.

Modern magic: Responsibility. About this Item: Dover Pubns, Paperback. Condition: Used: Very Good. Minor shelf wear, binding tight, pages clean and unmarked. Over a century after its publication, Professor Hoffmann's Modern Magic remains a cornerstone of the art, a classic which belongs in the library of every professional and amateur magician.

Modern Hoffmanns Modern magic book by Professor Hoffman will always remain a classic on the subject. It has helped many an aspiring magician master the tricks of the trade.

All it will take is the proper amount of practice/5(9). Exceprt From the Back Cover: Over a century after its publication, Professor Hoffmann's Modern Magic remains a cornerstone of the art, a classic which belongs in the library of every professional and amateur magician.

It was the first book in English to really explain how to do the classic effects of magic, establishing certain fundamentals and general principles of performance 5/5(2).

The book that threw Hoffmann's name into magic history was his debut, Modern Magic. Above (left to right) are a 6th, 12th and 16th edition of Modern Magic.

It was the first book in the English language to attempt to explain how to perform magic. Hoffmann's Later Magic by Professor Hoffman () [Professor Hoffman, Angelo John Lewis] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Hoffmann's Later Magic by Professor Hoffman ()5/5(1). Modern Magic by Professor Hoffmann (real name Angelo Lewis) is a treatise in book form, first published indetailing the apparatus, methods and tricks used by the magicians and conjurors of that era.

Hoffmann was considered to be one of the greatest authorities on the theory and practice of magic, despite his own limited professional experience as a : Professor Hoffmann. Professor Hoffmann's Modern Magic Paperback – June 1, by Richard Robinson (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Every generation a magician comes along, whose intention is to record magic in an encyclopedic fashion. Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt such a feat with his trilogy Modern Magic, More Magic, and Later nly many magic books have been published before him, mostly copying from each other.

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Modern Magic by Professor Hoffman real name Angelo Lewis, first published inis a book detailing the methods andFile Size: 91KB. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Compilation of material from Modern magic and More magic." Includes index. Inusing the pseudonym “Professor Hoffmann”, Lewis expanded these articles into a book entitled Modern Magic, the first in a series of books penned by Lewis.

Modern Magic revolutionized the study and craft of magic, inspiring and teaching generations of magicians. : Modern Magic: Needs rebinding - cover destroyed but interior intact, No date green cloth Modern Magic by Professor Hoffman: Poor Hardcover Signed by Author(s) | Muse Book Shop Passion for books.

The Books of Professor Hoffmann. Modern Magic was the first book in English to really explain how to do the classic effects of magic. Excerpts taken from the preface to the centennial edition of Modern Magic, written by Charles Reynolds.

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Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox. Details: In the midth Century, Angelo Lewis, a British lawyer and writer with a passion for sleight of hand, wrote a series of articles on conjuring for several boys’ magazines.

Inusing the pseudonym “Professor Hoffmann”, Lewis expanded these articles into a book entitled Modern Magic, the first in a series of books penned by Lewis. About this Item: Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st edition, very good condition, with wear to edges of binding, red hardback with cards running diagonal, with faded yellowish front endpapers interior pages near fine condition, pages are clean and no foxing, published by Frederick Warne And Company, London and New York, pages, plus four.

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