Written by Patrick Page

Work of Patrick Page

327 pages (Hardcover), published by Patrick Page Magic Limited
Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Patrick Page, Eric Mason, Dennis Patten.
Language: English

(76 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Patrick Page Random Forethoughts from Patrick Page 15
Matthew Field Editor's Preface 29
Patrick Page Cards to Pocket twelve cards up the sleeve to pocket, with six card repeat sequence, no palming methodAlso published here 36
Patrick Page, Chan Canasta The Encore Climax Queens and Aces, spectator can wish which cards travel to pocket, repeated with other value as a kicker 38
Dai Vernon The Buckle Count 39
Patrick Page The Continuous Do As I Do spectator and performer each shuffle half the deck and exchange top card, they match, repeated multiple timesInspired by
  • Douglas Francis' "Duo Coincido" in Peter Warlock's "Pentagram" Vol. 1 No. 2, 1946
Patrick Page An Impromptu Vanish fan production and vanishes, then entire deck vanishes, dumping cards into jacket pocket 42
Patrick Page Beyond Coincidence spectator selects same card as other spectator did befeoreAlso published here
  • "The Left Handed Force" in "Genii" Vol. 65, No. 3. 2002.
Patrick Page Patrick Page's Card in Wallet 46
Unknown Controlling the Card 46
Patrick Page One, Two Three, It's Yours selection found by scaling it up behind the backAlso published here 51
Patrick Page Heba Haba Magic name of card appears on hand of spectator, ink padRelated to 52
Unknown Slip Force 53
Patrick Page The Davenport Deception deck is face up on table, a coin is placed on the top card and flash paper is ignited on the coin, the card under coin changes 54
Patrick Page The PrincESP Card Trick in pocket, two sets 56
Patrick Page Three Cards Across Related to 58
Patrick Page Princess Quatro with queens, three removed and selected queen ends up in different pocketRelated to
  • "Pages from Patrick's Notebook"
Patrick Page Peg It card is found with a peg, behind back 60
Patrick Page Jumbo One in the Middle jumbo card transformation, construction details for special Ever Change Card 62
Patrick Page Big Money Aces performer locates the Aces, then a Jumbo coin appears under the fan of Acea 64
Patrick Page The Top Change Top-Bottom Change 66
Al Flosso Card in Balloon 67
Patrick Page The Unknown Soldier's Card Trick card changes into selection, spectator on stage does not realize it 70
Patrick Page The Multiple Colour Change Inspired byRelated to 72
Patrick Page The Pageboy Card Switch apparently published by Larry Jennings without creditRelated to 74
Patrick Page The PaPa System general remarks on stack decks, thoughts on Si Stebbins and Eight Kings and anecdotes of Charlie Edwards, Robert Harbin, David Berglas 78
Patrick Page Things You Should Know About a Stacked Deck on rotation / cyclic stacks 81
Patrick Page Handling a Stacked Deck. on shuffles and cuts 82
Unknown The Street Magician's False Shuffle in the hands and on the table, halves are rotated 82
Patrick Page Charlier Shuffle fine variation of the shuffle 83
Patrick Page Revelations 7 ways to reveal a chosen card 84
Patrick Page Other Revelations on divining cards, finding the mate of the chosen cardRelated to 85
Patrick Page Stabatwin stabbing pocket knife next to twin of chosen cardAlso published here 86
Patrick Page The Face-Up Revelation spectator cuts deck and reversed card and puts it in the center, card is revealed 87
Patrick Page Multiple Revelations six different ways of divination when multiple cards are selected
1. bunch of cards as divined
2. bunch of cards are distributed to several people, cards are divined
3. bunch of card is divined plus an unknown card in pocket
4. selection in bunch of cards is divined
5. prediction of last card of bunch of cards which is turned over (Billy McComb, Ken de Courcy)
6. cards in envelopes are divined
Related to
  • Ken de Courcy's and Billy McComb's "Cabaret Card Divination"
Patrick Page The Probe bunch of card is selected, one card is thought of and divined 90
Patrick Page Pocketed Cards three cards are placed in different pockets, cards and locations are divined 91
Julio Fernandez The Fernandez Miracle two spectators hold a bunch of cards, select a card and exchange them, packets are shuffled and both cards are located 92
Patrick Page Calling the Cards all cards are named without repetition, to stack the deckRelated to 93
Patrick Page The Pocket Card Index standard type and Q5 model, named cards are produced from pocketRelated to 94
Patrick Page, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) Ted Dansons' Diary Trick with two variations 96
Patrick Page, Ronald A. Wohl (Ravelli) The Ultimate Variation: Old Moore's Diary Related to
  • Arun Bonerjee's "Another Diary" in "Club 71" Easter, 2000. P. 67.
Patrick Page, Maurice Fogel The Four Packets spectator cuts deck into four piles, four cards on the bottom are divined 101
Patrick Page The Four Packets, Part 2 stand-up version, four spectators cut pile and hold it to chest, bottom cards are divined 102
Patrick Page All Around Square-Up Glimpse card is in full palmAlso published here
  • Charles and Regina Reyonolds' "The Harry Blackstone Book of Magic and Illusion" 1985.
Patrick Page Coincidence two decks, two spectators select a cards, it turns out to be the same 104
Patrick Page At a Number placing a selection at a certain position 105
Patrick Page The PaPa System Plus Si Stebbins system to navigate quickly in Si Stebbins order 106
Patrick Page The Estimated Cut cut estimation with the Si Stebbins, tips 108
Patrick Page Opportunism finding a named card, spectator can choose if the card should end up on top, in the middle or on the bottom and other methods to find card, improvisation 109
Patrick Page Think A Card card is thought of in a fan and eventually found 111
Patrick Page Guesstimation spectator cuts a packet and remembers card, card is found, three variations 112
Patrick Page Name a Number selected card ends up at named number 112
Patrick Page And Again selected card ends up at named number 114
Patrick Page The Faro / Weave / Butt / Shuffle Si Stebbins to a deck where all pairs are toether 115
Patrick Page Avoiding the Peek forcing a card near a locator card 115
Patrick Page Avoiding the Peek forcing a card near a locator card 115
Patrick Page No Lap Coins Through Table stand-up, four coins 118
Al Baker The Baker Move 119
Han Ping Chien, Patrick Page The Hang Ping Chien Move 121
Unknown Vanish of Four Coins 122
Patrick Page, Alexander de Cova What I have described... four coins change from silver to copper, with a cup 122
Patrick Page The Big Coin Production producing jumbo coin, plate or other object behind knee 124
Patrick Page The Complete Coin Miracle coin penetrates handkerchief, with finger ring 126
Patrick Page Spellbound Climax jumbo coin 127
Patrick Page The Pull Back Coin Vanish 128
Patrick Page A Coin Interlude coins are produced and dropped into a glass 130
Brian MacCarthy, Patrick Page A Coin Vanish coin vanish from handkerchief 132
Patrick Page The Sleeve Dropper with applications for
- The Expansion of Silver
- With a Purse Frame
- The Miser's Dream
- With a Deck of Cards
- Using Other Objects
Max Malini, Patrick Page A La Malini dumping object in pocket while pulling on the sleeveRelated to 135
Patrick Page Coins Coins Coins four coins are produced, vanished and reproduced in a handkerchief 136
Jack Chanin Coin Production four coins, one by one, with handkerchief 136
Patrick Page Coin Vanish four coins vanish at once from handkerchief 137
Patrick Page Coin Appearance in Handkerchief Related to 137
Patrick Page The Miser's Dream - The Bucket & Coins
- A Money Act?
T. Nelson Downs The T. Nelson Downs Palm production and details 145