An excellent guidebook to 70 of the best, most amazing self-working rope tricks ever devised. Tricks that amateur magicians of all ages can master in a short time!
Many of the best rope tricks that do not require unusual dexterity or long hours of practice. This book written by Karl Fulves, one of the foremost authorities in magic, introduces rope magic based on simple overhand knots, slip knots and square knots. With such tricks as the Vishnu Rope Mystery, the Hindu Turban Mystery, Cut and Restored Rope, Ropes That Think, and fascinating maneuvers as Liar's Ropes and Seance. You'll also learn how to do a one-hand figure eight, perform a double-ring ceremony, and make an endless chain. Novice and experienced magicians can learn these foolproof tricks quickly and easily with clearly worded instructions and 423 step by step illustrations. Not only does Mr. Fulves give you specifics on how to perform each trick, he provides helpful phrases and dialogue to help you present each routine professionally.