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Bob Ostin

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Bob Ostin
BornRobert Henry Arkley
Liverpool, England
DiedMay 18, 2013
CategoriesBooks by Bob Ostin

Bob Ostin (1929-2013) was a prolific inventor of magic.


He started out his performing career with a Cabaret Act.

Ostin invented several Close-up and Children's effects which were marketed by Ken Brooke. He lectured at most magic club in UK and around Europe. He was a lifelong member of the Liverpool Mahatma Magic Circle.[1]

Marketed Tricks

  • Dice Prediction (1954)
  • Submarine Card (1969)
  • Beam Shot (1969)