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He tried to  cover every phase and known principle necessary to a modern performer. These were textbooks that he thought an absolute stranger to magic should buy:
 
He tried to  cover every phase and known principle necessary to a modern performer. These were textbooks that he thought an absolute stranger to magic should buy:
*[[Stanyon's Magic]] (periodical)
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*"[[Stanyon's Magic]]" (periodical)
*[[Harlan Tarbell]], [[Tarbell Course of Magic]]
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*[[Harlan Tarbell]], "[[Tarbell Course of Magic]]"
*[[Ellis Stanyon]], [[The Stanyon Serials]] (1-21)
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*[[Ellis Stanyon]], "[[The Stanyon Serials]]" (1-21)
*[[T. Nelson Downs]], [[The Art of Magic]]
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*[[T. Nelson Downs]], "[[The Art of Magic]]"
*[[John Northern Hilliard]], [[Greater Magic]] (Sequel to above now being published)
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*[[John Northern Hilliard]], "[[Greater Magic]]" (Sequel to above now being published)
*[[Edwin Sachs]], [[Sleight of Hand]]
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*[[Edwin Sachs]], "[[Sleight of Hand]]"
*[[Jasper Maskelyne]] and [[David Devant]], [[Our Magic]]
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*[[Jasper Maskelyne]] and [[David Devant]], "[[Our Magic]]"
*[[Prof. Hoffmann]], [[Modern Magic]]
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*[[Prof. Hoffmann]], "[[Modern Magic]]"
*[[Henry Hatton]] and [[Adrian Plate]], [[Magicians' Tricks, How They Are Done]]
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*[[Henry Hatton]] and [[Adrian Plate]], "[[Magicians' Tricks, How They Are Done]]"
*[[Sidney Clarke]], [[Annals of Conjuring]] (Magic Wand Nos.121-140)
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*[[Sidney Clarke]], "[[Annals of Conjuring]]" ([[Magic Wand]] Nos.121-140)
*[[Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin]], [[The Secrets of Conjuring and Magic]]
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*[[Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin]], "[[The Secrets of Conjuring and Magic]]"
*[[Howard Thurston]], [[200 Tricks You Can Do]]
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*[[Howard Thurston]], "[[200 Tricks You Can Do]]"
*Howard Thurston, [[200 More Tricks You Can Do]]
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*Howard Thurston, "[[200 More Tricks You Can Do]]"
*[[S.W. Erdnase]], [[The Expert at the Card Table]]
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*[[S.W. Erdnase]], "[[The Expert at the Card Table]]"
*[[Ted Annemann]], [[202 Methods of Forcing]]
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*[[Ted Annemann]], "[[202 Methods of Forcing]]"
*[[John Hugh Johnson]], [[The Open Book]]
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*[[John Hugh Johnson]], "[[The Open Book]]"
*[[Loyd]], [[Loyd's Master Manipulation of Thimbles]]
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*[[Loyd]], "[[Loyd's Master Manipulation of Thimbles]]"
*[[David Deveen]], [[Expert Cigarette Magic]]
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*[[David Deveen]], "[[Expert Cigarette Magic]]"
*[[Burling Hull]], [[Expert Billiard Ball Manipulation]]
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*[[Burling Hull]], "[[Expert Billiard Ball Manipulation]]"
*Burling Hull, [[Master Sleights with Billiard Balls]]
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*Burling Hull, "[[Master Sleights with Billiard Balls]]"
*[[John Lippy]], [[Chemical Magic]]
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*[[John Lippy]], "[[Chemical Magic]]"
*[[Harry Houdini]], [[Paper Magic]]
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*[[Harry Houdini]], "[[Paper Magic]]"
*Burling Hull, [[33 Rope Ties and Chain Releases]]
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*Burling Hull, "[[33 Rope Ties and Chain Releases]]"
*[[Walter Gibson]], [[Houdini's Escapes]]
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*[[Walter Gibson]], "[[Houdini's Escapes]]"
*[[Lulu Hurst]], [[Lulu Hurst,The Georgia Wonder, Writes her Autobiography]]
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*[[Lulu Hurst]], "[[Lulu Hurst,The Georgia Wonder, Writes her Autobiography]]"
*Houdini, [[Miracle Mongers and their Methods]]
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*Houdini, "[[Miracle Mongers and their Methods]]"
*W. de Laurence, [[Medical Hypnosis and Magnetic Hypnotism]]
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*W. de Laurence, "[[Medical Hypnosis and Magnetic Hypnotism]]"
*Arthur Edward Waite, [[The Book of Black Magic and of Pacts]]
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*Arthur Edward Waite, "[[The Book of Black Magic and of Pacts]]"
*[[Arthur Prince]], [[The Whole Art of Ventriloquism]]
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*[[Arthur Prince]], "[[The Whole Art of Ventriloquism]]"
*[[David M. Roth]], [[Roth Memory Course]]
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*[[David M. Roth]], "[[Roth Memory Course]]"
*[[Hereward Carrington]], [[The Physical Phenomena of Spiritualism]]
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*[[Hereward Carrington]], "[[The Physical Phenomena of Spiritualism]]"
*[[David Abbott]], [[Behind the Scenes with the Mediums]]
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*[[David Abbott]], "[[Behind the Scenes with the Mediums]]"
*[[Claude Alexander Conlin]], [[The Life and Mysteries of The Celebrated Dr. Q.]]
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*[[Claude Alexander Conlin]], "[[The Life and Mysteries of The Celebrated Dr. Q.]]"
*Burling Hull, [[How to Answer Questions for Crystal Gazing and Mind Reading Acts]]
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*Burling Hull, "[[How to Answer Questions for Crystal Gazing and Mind Reading Acts]]"
*[[Syril Dusenberry]], [[Making Magic Pay]]
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*[[Syril Dusenberry]], "[[Making Magic Pay]]"
*Laurance Glen, [[The Magician's Road To Fame]]
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*Laurance Glen, "[[The Magician's Road To Fame]]"
*Funk and Wagnall's, The Practical Standard Dictionary
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*Funk and Wagnall's, "The Practical Standard Dictionary"
*Globe Book Company, Elementary Grammar
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*Globe Book Company, "Elementary Grammar"
  
  
 
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[[Category:Lists]]

Revision as of 11:44, 29 March 2011

The Jinx Five-Foot Shelf Of Magic is Ted Annemann's list of books on the art of magic and allied subjects which he printed in his magazine Jinx No. 8 (May 1935).

He tried to cover every phase and known principle necessary to a modern performer. These were textbooks that he thought an absolute stranger to magic should buy: