Here's an exciting look-behind-the-counter of the local magic dealer to examine many beautiful silk and handkerchief effects. You'll learn vanishes, appearances, color changes, transpositions, solid thru solid and more. Several utility devices are explained and illustrated, as well.
This is more than a "tell all" book, as DeLawrence also includes an entertaining, 15-minute silk act that uses the very effects described.
Silks and scarves add color and glamour to any magic routine. Audiences will fall in love with your presentation of the Dancing Handkerchief. You owe it to yourself to add Silken Secrets to your act today!
Every word has been reset in crystal clear type for easy reading. Twenty-seven additional illustrations have been added, not including revisions to the original ten line drawings to make them even more crystal clear. New content also added.
1st edition 1921 (originally titled Miscellaneous Handkerchief Tricks). PDF 2016, 73 pages revised and expanded.
word count: 13963 which is equivalent to 55 standard pages of text