This is a fine contained course in mental magic which not only just describes a selection of effects, but also the underlying principles as well as other aspects, such as ‘The importance of showmanship’.
You will learn to force cards, to use the key card principle, to mark and to prearrange, to understand the mirror principle, to work with codes and assistants, and a lot more.
Hugard is known for his excellent writing style, which is clear, accurate and engaging.
Table of Contents:
Forcing Thought Principle
The Key Card Principle
The Nail or Pin Marking Principle
The Prearranged Pack Principle
Various Presentations of the One Way Deck Principle
Tricks with Assistant as the Medium
Codes for Mind Reading with Cards
The Marked Card Principle
The Impression or Carbon System
The Mirror Principle
The Telepathic Bridge Game
This is a reprint of the original work by D. Robbins & Company, 1970. Soft covers; forty pages.