Written by Karl Fulves

1979
Work of Slydini

118 pages (Hardcover), published by D. Robbins & Co., Inc.
Illustrated with photographs.
Language: English

(71 entries)

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Dick Cavett Foreword
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Terry Cambro Tribute to Slydini
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John Lucich Tribute to Slydini
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Bill Wisch Tribute to Slydini
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Scalzo Tribute to Slydini
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Abel Pabón Tribute to Slydini
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J. P. Laramee Tribute to Slydini
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Dennis Barlotta Tribute to Slydini
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Jim Cellini Tribute to Slydini
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Fred Gray Tribute to Slydini
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Philip T. Varricchio Tribute to Slydini
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Johnny Ace Palmer Tribute to Slydini
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Karl Fulves Introduction Slydini's influence on close-up magic
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Karl Fulves Close-Up Miracles chapter intro
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Slydini Sweet Salt salt poured in spectator's hand and tasted, then vanishes from magicians hand, reappears but is now sugar, paper tube gimmick, salt simply lapped
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Slydini Sugar Express sugar packet poured in hand, empty packet placed on hand, it travels back into packet
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Slydini Encore Sponge Balls four balls vanish and reappear one at a time, follow up to "Purse Frame"
Related to 10
Slydini Pop-Up Move with Sponges
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Slydini Sponge Steal stolen from other hand and then lapped
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Slydini Reincarnation torn in three pieces
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Karl Fulves Slydini On Rope Magic chapter intro
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Slydini Slydini's Cut Rope with repeat phase
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Slydini Equal-Unequal Ropes starts with single piece
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Slydini Slydini's Rope Knots knot appears at end of rope multiple times
Variations 22
Karl Fulves Cards In Close-Up
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Slydini Slydini's Wild Card
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Unknown Glide
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Slydini The Slydini Aces aces pushed in center, stolen out
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Slydini Slydini's Table Shift packet transferred from bottom to top during cut
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Slydini Instantaneous Cop
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Slydini Top Addition card in left hand under table edge are added to top
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Slydini The Slydini Invisible Pass side steal type, also for single card from bottom to top
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Slydini The Slydini Switch II
Related to 31
Slydini The Torn and Restored Newspaper
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Karl Fulves More Slydini Coin Classics chapter intro
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Slydini Encore Coins six coins, three in each hand
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Slydini Wrong Way Coins three coins in each hand, coins penetrate upwards
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Slydini Imp Pass
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Slydini Gemini Coins three in each hand, travel across at once, no Han Ping Chien
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Slydini Coin Stack Steal from hand to hand
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Slydini A Coin Gag coin given to spectator, vanishes before he reaches for it and is reproduced
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Slydini Sliding Silver repeat vanish and appearance of a coin
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Slydini Remote Lapping coin lapped with coin forward on table and not near edge
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Karl Fulves The Coin Clip chapter intro
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Slydini The Coin Clip three coins in each hand
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Slydini The Repeat Version three coins in each hand, coin clip
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Karl Fulves Slydini's Silk Knots chapter intro
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Slydini The Granny Knot
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Slydini The Square Knot
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Slydini Notes On The Square Knot
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Slydini Slydini's Two Silk Routine
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Slydini Houdini Silks two linked silks unlink, two phases
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Slydini Splitting The Knot as finale to "Two Silk Routine"
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Slydini Slydini's Sympathetic Silks
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Slydini The Ring On The String behind standing book, ends kept in view, string torn and twisted together again
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Slydini The Torn and Restored Napkin Corner with repeat phase
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Karl Fulves Slydini's Linking Rings chapter intro
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Slydini Slydini's Linking Rings
  • Requirements
  • Preparation
  • First Situation
  • The Other Situation
  • The Opening Phase
  • The First Link
  • The Second Link
  • An Unlinking
  • The Exchange
  • The Third Link
  • The Final Unlink
  • The Right Way
  • The Routine Continues
  • Unlinking the Rings
  • The Second to eleventh Figure
  • The Finale
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Slydini The Steal Of The Key from behind chair
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Slydini The Slydini Ring Count
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Slydini The Close-Up Phase "It is probably safe to say that Slydini was the first magician to conceive of the idea of doing the linking rings as a close-up trick."
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Slydini Key Ring Technique linking
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Slydini Slydini's Link Technique
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Slydini The Extended Key
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Slydini The In-Motion Link
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Slydini The In-Motion Unlink
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Slydini The Ring Switch
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Slydini The Spectator Sequence
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Slydini Solid Through Solid
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Slydini Instant Link with set of three linked rings
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Karl Fulves Addenda
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