By Harry Houdini

Is it real magician by no means finds his secrets and techniques? during this infrequent 1922 gem, grasp illusionist Harry Houdini won't clarify the way to make an elephant disappear or the way to practice fabulous acts of get away, yet he does reveal dozens of very good sleight-of-hand tips and puzzles someone can do with paper.

Divided into 4 parts—paper tips, paper folding, paper tearing, and paper puzzles—Houdini's Paper Magic is an available and easy-to-follow advisor to all kinds of tips with paper. as well as magic like "The touring Paper Balls" and "The Spirit Communication," Houdini delves into conventional origami akin to "The eastern Bird" and "The Bullfrog." He additionally indicates how paper—torn rigorously and properly—can produce based and complicated buildings comparable to a ladder, a trellis, and a fir tree. eventually, he deals a couple of paper puzzles that may problem the mind.

Houdini's Paper Magic is an excellent glimpse again into the background of the artwork of magic and crucial for somebody drawn to studying methods and strategies from one in all magic's maximum conjurers.

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