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[[Protean Deck]] is a trick deck by [[Gary Plants]] developed from the repertoire of [[Robert-Houdin]]and decribed in 1868. The deck can transform itself to consist solely of one of three selected cards when that card is placed on the bottom of the deck.  
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[[Protean Deck]] is a trick deck by [[Gary Plants]] developed from the repertoire of [[Robert-Houdin]] and described in 1868. The deck can transform itself to consist solely of one of three selected cards when that card is placed on the bottom of the deck.  
  
Described in [[Tricks with Cards]] By [[Professor Hoffmann]] (1889) and [[Greater Magic]] by  [[John Northern Hilliard]] (1938).
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Described in [[Tricks with Cards]] by [[Professor Hoffmann]] (1889) and [[Greater Magic]] by  [[John Northern Hilliard]] (1938).
  
Don't confuse with the Protean Deck marketed in 1976 by Barry Price.
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Not to be confused with the Protean Deck marketed in 1976 by Barry Price.
  
 
[[Category:Mechanical Decks]]
 
[[Category:Mechanical Decks]]

Revision as of 12:00, 9 September 2008

Protean Deck is a trick deck by Gary Plants developed from the repertoire of Robert-Houdin and described in 1868. The deck can transform itself to consist solely of one of three selected cards when that card is placed on the bottom of the deck.

Described in Tricks with Cards by Professor Hoffmann (1889) and Greater Magic by John Northern Hilliard (1938).

Not to be confused with the Protean Deck marketed in 1976 by Barry Price.