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Conjuring for Amateurs

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Conjuring for Amateurs
AuthorEllis Stanyon
Publication Date1897
Conjuring for Amateurs was later combined with Conjuring with Cards and published as Magic or Conjuring for Amateurs (1901).


Copyright has expired for this book in the United States (and likely many other countries as well).


  • Chapter I - Introduction
  • Chapter II - Principles of Sleight of Hand Applicable to Small Objects
  • Chapter III - Tricks with Coins
  • Chapter IV - Tricks with Handkerchiefs
  • Chapter V - Tricks with Balls
  • Chapter VI - Hat Tricks
  • Chapter VII - Anti-Spiritualistic Tricks
  • Chapter VIII - Miscellaneous Tricks
  • Chapter IX - Paper-Folding
  • Chapter X - Concluding Observations
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