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Magic by Ellis Stanyon
A great little book from a great author. It is similar in style to the Hoffmann trilogy, though not as exhaustive. It covers the spectrum from little table tricks to grand illusions.

1st edition, 1901, Penn Publishing Company; 244 pages.

  1. Preface

  2. I. Introduction
  3. The Dress
  4. The Table
  5. The Servante
  6. The Wand
  7. Concluding Observations

  8. II. Principles of Sleight of Hand Applicable to Small Objects
  9. Palming
  10. Le Tourniquet
  11. The Finger Palm
  12. To Change a Coin

  13. III. Tricks with Coins
  14. Magical Production of a Coin
  15. A New Coin Fold
  16. Coin and Candle
  17. The Invisible Flight
  18. Vanish for Duplicate
  19. To Pass a Coin Through the Body
  20. Swallowing Illusions
  21. Coin and Lemons
  22. The Pocket Vanish
  23. To Pass a Coin into an Ordinary Matchbox held by One of the Spectators
  24. Coin, Wine-Glass, and Paper Cone
  25. Coins, Hat, and Plate
  26. To Vanish a Marked Coin From a Tumbler and Cause it to Appear in a Small Box, Wrapped in Paper, in the Centre of a Large Ball of Wool
  27. To Vanish a Number of Coins from a Plate in a Sheet of Flame
  28. Programme and Coin
  29. Filtrated Coin
  30. The Penetrating Coin
  31. Coin in the Bottle

  32. IV. Tricks with Handkerchiefs
  33. Peregrinations of a Handkerchief
  34. Handkerchief and Candle
  35. To Vanish a Handkerchief and Produce it from your Collar
  36. To Pass a Handkerchief into the Pocket of a Spectator
  37. To Fire a Handkerchief into a Gentleman's Hair
  38. The Handkerchief Cabinet
  39. The Handkerchief Vanisher
  40. Magical Production of Handkerchiefs
  41. Color-changing Handkerchiefs
  42. Mechanical "Pull" for Vanishing a Handkerchief
  43. The Flying Handkerchief
  44. Brass Tube to Produce, Vanish, or Change a Handkerchief
  45. Disappearing Handkerchief
  46. Handkerchief from Tissue Paper
  47. The New Cylinders and Handkerchief Trick
  48. The Handkerchief Burned and Restored

  49. V. Tricks with Balls
  50. Creation, Manipulation, Multiplication, and Annihilation of Billiard Balls
  51. Creation
  52. Manipulation
  53. Multiplication
  54. Annihilation
  55. Billiard Balls and Basins
  56. Color-Changing Billiard Balls
  57. The Change to White
  58. The Change to Black
  59. The Diminishing Billiard Balls
  60. The Handkerchief Ball
  61. The Dissolving Billiard Ball
  62. Fancy Sleight with a Small Ball
  63. Rouge et Noir
  64. Ball, Handkerchief, and Tumbler

  65. VI. Hat Tricks
  66. Loading
  67. The Magnetized Hat
  68. To Produce a Number of Eggs from a Hat held Crown upward

  69. VII. Anti-Spiritualistic Tricks
  70. The Climbing Ring
  71. The Mysterious Name
  72. A New Postal Trick
  73. New Slate Tricks
  74. The Spirit Handkerchief
  75. The Mysterious Communication
  76. The Great Dictionary Trick (New Method)
  77. Long-Distance Second Sight

  78. VIII. After Dinner Tricks
  79. The Chinese Cross
  80. The Floating Metal Disc
  81. The Balanced Coins
  82. Mutilated Cigarette Paper
  83. To Read the Whole of the Cards in a Pack just Shuffled (New Method)
  84. Balancing Feats
  85. Walnut Shells and Pea
  86. The Restored Cut
  87. The Garter Trick

  88. IX. Miscellaneous Tricks
  89. Flash Paper
  90. A New Fire Flash
  91. Conjurer's Ammunition
  92. Smoke from Two Empty Pipes
  93. Fire-eating Trick
  94. Exploding Soap-bubbles
  95. The Tube and Ball
  96. The Ubiquitous Thimble
  97. The Mysterious Tambourine
  98. The Bran and Dove Plates
  99. The Wandering Stout
  100. A Crystal Water Mystery
  101. The Wizard's Breakfast
  102. The Hydrostatic Tube
  103. The Hydrostatic Tumbler
  104. Paper Cone, Watch, Rabbit, and Boxes
  105. The Magical Production of Flowers
  106. Magic Incubation
  107. The Wizard's Omelet
  108. The Wonderful Production of Ribbons at the Finger-Tips
  109. Japanese Bird Vanish
  110. New Fire Trick
  111. The Ring on the Wand
  112. Disappearing Glass of Water
  113. Anti-Gravity Wand

  114. X. Stage Tricks
  115. Aerial Suspension
  116. New Vanishing Performer Illusion
  117. The Blue Room
  118. Levitation
  119. The Saratoga Trunk Mystery

  120. XI. Shadowgraphy

word count: 43789 which is equivalent to 175 standard pages of text

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