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Albert Forrest

(1903 - August 14th, 1979)

Albert Francis Drinkwater Forrest was a part-time magician, mentalist and author. Born in Airdrie, Scotland, he immigrated to the US in 1926. Settling in the New Brighton, Pennsylvania area, Albert helped establish the Beaver Valley Ring of the International Brotherhood of Magicians in 1931. A few years later, Forrest authored his one and only book for the profession, The Eighth Wonder. Albert and his wife, Margaret, moved to Glendale, California in the early 1960s, where he sold insurance.

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Albert Forrest
The Eighth Wonder by Albert Forrest

This hard-to-find title contains a wealth of dealer-quality club and stage magic, mentalism, and more for you to perform and enjoy. Here's a book from 1935 that, until now, has been out of print and jealously hoarded by collectors. It's filled with entertaining magic for close-up, club and stage. Clearly explained and well-illustrated, this goldmine of magic contains effects that will entertain as well today, as they did back when this book was originally released.

Divided into chapters, you'll find clever magic themed for Stage and Club, Comedy, Mentalism, and Card Effects. And only in this...

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