Author(s): Trost, Nick
Format: Hardbound with Dust Jacket
Publication Summary: 292 pages
Publisher: H & R Magic Books
Nick Trost is well known for his simple, easy-to-do card magic using simple moves and principles to produce entertaining card effects.
Nick Trostís Subtle Card Creations is a multi-volume compendium of card magic based on subtle moves and principles rather than difficult sleight of hand; the majority of the material has not been published previously. The entire set of volumes contain his best card effects, plus variations by his fellow magicians.
Volume 3 includes several of Nick's best marketed tricks including Oscar, Fly Circus (with Sid Lorraine patter), Quadraplex and Rainbow Miracle -- which also describes presentations by Hank Moorehouse and Rich Block. Plus over 100 tricks are carefully explained in 12 chapters. A few of the areas covered:
- You Do As I Do
- Royal Marriages
- Reversed Card Effects
- Special Decks
- Gambling Tricks
- Packet Tricks
- Poker Tricks
- ESP Cards
- Computer Cards
Introduction by Martin Gardner.
Hard cover with dust jacket, 292 pages.