false count \n overcounting by starting to verbally count once the first few cards have been counted off \n unknown
1896
der zauberspiegel

False Count

Sep. 1896

Der Zauberspiegel
(Vol. 2 No. 1)

15



snapping sound false count \n six as seven in example \n unknown
1902
the modern conjurer

Snapping Sound False Count

1902

The Modern Conjurer

89



false count \n seven as eight, using snap sound \n unknown
1909
the art of magic

False Count

1909

The Art of Magic

49



false count \n removing four as three cards from the deck, milking extra card \n stanley collins
1915
original magical creations
Stanley Collins

False Count

1915

Original Magical Creations

27



snap false count \n cards overcounted from top of deck \n unknown
1937
the jinx

Snap False Count

1937

The Jinx
(Issue Winter Extra 1936/37)

179



the false count \n also off the top of the deck \n laurie ireland
1938
lessons in dishonesty
Laurie Ireland

The False Count

1938

Lessons in Dishonesty

12



the carlyle false count \n i. to count a number of cards showing less than there are.
ii. to count a number of cards as more than they really are. \n francis carlyle \n francis carlyle false count \n francis carlyle \n the slide back count \n unknown \n das falschzählen von geldscheinen \n michael skinner \n francis carlyle
1940
more card manipulations
Francis Carlyle

The Carlyle False Count

Related toVariations

1940

More Card Manipulations
(Issue 3)

15



overcount \n packet counted from hand to hand \n eddie joseph
1941
how gamblers win
Eddie Joseph

Overcount

1941

How Gamblers Win

10



snap false count \n cards overcounted from top of deck \n unknown
1943
full deck of impromptu card tricks

Snap False Count

1943

Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks

52



direct false count \n \n unknown
1943/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 3

Direct False Count

1943/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3

201



slipover false count \n \n unknown
1943/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 3

SlipOver False Count

1943/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3

203



putback false count \n counting cards off a pack \n unknown
1943/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 3

PutBack False Count

1943/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3

204



palmover false count \n into spectator's hand \n unknown
1943/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 3

PalmOver False Count

1943/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3

206



overhand false count \n using lift shuffle \n jack hecht
1943/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 3
Jack Hecht

OverHand False Count

1943/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3

209



the false count \n \n unknown
1945/27
tarbell course in magic — volume 4

The False Count

1945/27

Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4

162



the false count for more \n \n arthur h. buckley \n the pullback false count \n roger crosthwaite
1946
card control
Arthur H. Buckley

The False Count for More

Related to

1946

Card Control

53



the false count for more \n with sound \n arthur h. buckley
1948
principles and deceptions
Arthur H. Buckley

The False Count for More

1948

Principles and Deceptions

152



the false count \n \n unknown
1948
the card expert entertains

The False Count

1948

The Card Expert Entertains

134



the false count \n \n arthur h. buckley
1948
the card expert entertains
Arthur H. Buckley

The False Count

1948

The Card Expert Entertains

143



laydown false count \n \n dr. jacob daley
1950
stars of magic
Dr. Jacob Daley

Laydown False Count

1950

Stars of Magic
(Vol. 7 No. 1)

103



snap false count \n \n dr. jacob daley
1950
stars of magic
Dr. Jacob Daley

Snap False Count

1950

Stars of Magic
(Vol. 7 No. 1)

105



to deal two cards as three \n off the top of the deck into the right hand \n unknown
1950
lucky aces

To deal two cards as three

1950

Lucky Aces

6



sleight of tongue false count \n bold \n edward marlo
1953
the cardician
Edward Marlo

Sleight of Tongue False Count

1953

The Cardician

46



the false count \n \n edward marlo \n there's five aces! \n cy endfield \n bill simon
1953
the cardician
Edward Marlo

The False Count

Related to

1953

The Cardician

94



double count \n also "unlimited count", five as six with six different faces, double facer \n norman osborn \n upjog upset unlimited count \n simon aronson \n chocablock \n peter duffie \n double count \n norman osborn \n unlimited overcount \n unknown
1953
unlimited
Norman Osborn

Double Count

Related toVariationsAlso published here

1953

Unlimited

5



improved double count \n five as six with six different faces, double facer, see also page 16 for variation \n edward marlo \n norman osborn
1953
unlimited
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn

Improved Double Count

1953

Unlimited

8



false fan group count \n off the top of the deck \n edward marlo
1953
unlimited
Edward Marlo

False Fan Group Count

1953

Unlimited

28



impromptu double count \n e.g. seven as ten, cards counted reversed to bottom \n edward marlo
1953
unlimited
Edward Marlo

Impromptu Double Count

1953

Unlimited

30



method 1 \n a faketake count \n unknown
1954
handbook of card sleights

Method 1

1954

Handbook Of Card Sleights

16



false count \n \n cy endfield
1955
cy endfield's entertaining card magic — part i
Cy Endfield

False Count

1955

Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part I

60



there's five aces! \n four aces are counted as five as a gag \n cy endfield \n bill simon \n the false count \n edward marlo \n endfieldsimon count \n cy endfield \n bill simon
1955
cy endfield's entertaining card magic — part ii
Cy Endfield, Bill Simon

There's Five Aces!

Related toAlso published here

1955

Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II

44



first false count \n seven as ten, faces shown each time, two taken back instead of taking one on one counting action \n dai vernon \n vernon's false count \n dai vernon
1960
more inner secrets of card magic
Dai Vernon

First False Count

Related to

1960

More Inner Secrets of Card Magic

63



second false count \n with fake take, scrapping sound \n dai vernon
1960
more inner secrets of card magic
Dai Vernon

Second False Count

1960

More Inner Secrets of Card Magic

64



peel overcount \n cards peeled off packet held in glide position, bottom cards stolen back \n eddie joseph
1969
the art of eddie joseph
Eddie Joseph

Peel Overcount

1969

The Art of Eddie Joseph

16



sandslide \n false count \n george sands
1971 ca.
sandslide
George Sands

Sandslide

1971 ca.

Sandslide

16



counting four as five \n \n bob stencel \n four as five \n karl fulves
1972
the pallbearers review vol. 58
Bob Stencel

Counting Four as Five

Related to

Dec. 1972

The Pallbearers Review Vol. 58
(Vol. 8 No. 2)

578



fourasfive count \n cards counted one at a time, taking them from top and moving to bottom \n jerry k. hartman
1972
packet magic
Jerry K. Hartman

FourasFive Count

1972

Packet Magic

64



vernon's false count \n no. 39, cryptic, sounds like the ruse of showing the faces of the cards while doing an overcount, perhaps the referenced count \n dai vernon \n first false count \n dai vernon
1972
jacob daley's notebooks
Dai Vernon

Vernon's False Count

Related to

1972

Jacob Daley's Notebooks

15



daley's out and in alternate false count \n no. 270 \n dr. jacob daley
1972
jacob daley's notebooks
Dr. Jacob Daley

Daley's Out And In Alternate False Count

1972

Jacob Daley's Notebooks

67



the four as five count \n \n karl fulves
1973
packet switches (part one)
Karl Fulves

The Four As Five Count

1973

Packet Switches (Part One)

23



four as five \n \n karl fulves \n counting four as five \n bob stencel
1973
packet switches (part two)
Karl Fulves

Four As Five

Related to

1973

Packet Switches (Part Two)

104



variation on the count \n variation on "four as five" \n karl fulves
1973
packet switches (part two)
Karl Fulves

Variation On The Count

1973

Packet Switches (Part Two)

106



four as five \n four as five with one concealed \n jeff busby
1974
epilogue
Jeff Busby

Four As Five

Nov. 1974

Epilogue
(Issue 22)

208



francis carlyle false count \n tips on the carlyle false count, not learnable from that description \n francis carlyle \n the carlyle false count \n francis carlyle
1975
the magic of francis carlyle
Francis Carlyle

Francis Carlyle False Count

Related to

1975

The Magic of Francis Carlyle

23



unlimited count variation and display \n six as seven \n edward marlo \n norman osborn \n jon racherbaumer
1976
kabbala — volume 3
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn, Jon Racherbaumer

Unlimited Count Variation and Display

1976

Kabbala — Volume 3
(Vol. 3 No. 10)

132



snap count \n audible, two as three \n paul harris
1976
the magic of paul harris
Paul Harris

Snap Count

1976

The Magic of Paul Harris

20



biddle move as overcount \n \n unknown
1977
counts, cuts, moves and subtlety

Biddle Move as Overcount

1977

Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety

18



the elmsley count  added comment \n elmsley count as overcount or undercount \n unknown
1977
counts, cuts, moves and subtlety

The Elmsley Count  Added Comment

1977

Counts, Cuts, Moves and Subtlety

45



false count \n \n ross bertram
1978
magic and methods of ross bertram
Ross Bertram

False Count

1978

Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram

74



unlimited count \n \n edward marlo
1979
marlo's magazine — volume 3
Edward Marlo

Unlimited Count

1979

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 3

36



the flexible count \n here as an overcount, also for interlaced vanish \n edward marlo
1979
marlo's magazine — volume 3
Edward Marlo

The Flexible Count

1979

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 3

77



three as four elmsley count \n \n alex elmsley
1979
cardmagic
Alex Elmsley

Three as Four Elmsley Count

1979

CardMagic

77



eye count \n \n edward victor
1979
pabular
Edward Victor

Eye Count

Feb. 1979

Pabular
(Vol. 5 No. 2)

639



false counting \n for eleven card trick \n willane
1979
the chronicles
Willane

False Counting

1979

The Chronicles
(Issue 14)

1202



couting less as more \n first false count \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Couting Less as More

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

124



to count less cards as more \n second false count \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

To Count Less Cards as More

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

128



third false count \n \n edward marlo \n the pullback false count \n roger crosthwaite
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Third False Count

Variations

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

129



fifth false count \n \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Fifth False Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

132



sixth false count \n only one move needed, reloading count \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Sixth False Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

134



false count for the interlaced vanish \n \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

False Count for the Interlaced Vanish

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

139



seventh false count \n \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Seventh False Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

140



the marfoe count (jan. 1977)  first count \n three as four, hiding one \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

The Marfoe Count (Jan. 1977)  First Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

147



second count \n marfoe count, three as four, optionally hiding one \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Second Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

148



third count \n marfoe count, three as five, hiding one \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Third Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

150



fourth count \n marfoe count, three as five, hiding one \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Fourth Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

151



fifth count \n marfoe count, three as five \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Fifth Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

151



sixth count \n marfoe count, three as five \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Sixth Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

152



seventh count \n marfoe count, three as six \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Seventh Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

153



o.k.  let's play  game #15 \n actually switchless switch handling, overcount and show the kings from top of the deck \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

O.K.  Let's Play  Game #15

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

278



game #6  slip count \n show and take kings from deck while only having three \n edward marlo
1980
marlo's magazine — volume 4
Edward Marlo

Game #6  Slip Count

1980

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 4

283



four as five count \n end grip \n unknown
1980
exclusive card miracles

Four as Five Count

1980

Exclusive Card Miracles

29



false counting three cards as four \n \n unknown
1980
the upside down toppit — volume ii

False Counting Three Cards as Four

1980

The Upside Down Toppit — Volume II

8



description of the three as four elmsley \n \n unknown
1980
for closeup magicians' eyes only!

Description of the Three as Four Elmsley

1980

For CloseUp Magicians' Eyes Only!

43



biddle count \n for over or undercounting a packet \n unknown
1980
jedermanns karten + drei knüller

Biddle Count

1980

Jedermanns Karten + Drei Knüller

26



removing less cards from deck \n \n unknown
1981
the lost pages of the kabbala

Removing Less Cards from Deck

1981

The Lost Pages of the Kabbala

48



twoasthree count \n showing sandwich, only two cards \n unknown
1981
more professional card tricks

TwoasThree Count

1981

More Professional Card Tricks

19



overcount in pairs \n taking a single card at one point \n al smith
1981
cards at bay
Al Smith

Overcount in Pairs

1981

Cards At Bay

13



carlyle false count variation \n \n francis carlyle \n derek dingle \n note iii  false count \n juan tamariz \n francis carlyle
1982
the complete works of derek dingle
Francis Carlyle, Derek Dingle

Carlyle False Count Variation

Variations

1982

The Complete Works of Derek Dingle

216



the dissolving departure \n with optical illusion to show two as three \n jon racherbaumer \n ken krenzel
1982
card finesse
Jon Racherbaumer, Ken Krenzel

The Dissolving Departure

1982

Card Finesse

44



additional ideas  broken count \n broken elmsley count and more broken counts \n edward marlo \n bluff count cop \n steve reynolds
1982
marlo's unforgetable wild card
Edward Marlo

Additional Ideas  Broken Count

Variations

1982

Marlo's Unforgetable Wild Card

22



2/3 count \n elmsley type \n unknown
1982
spellbinder

2/3 Count

1982

SpellBinder
(Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer))

2



false count to table \n using deal cop \n edward marlo
1983
marlo's plus package
Edward Marlo

False Count to Table

1983

Marlo's Plus Package

76



two as three count \n \n paul harris
1983
a closeup kinda guy
Paul Harris

Two as Three Count

1983

A CloseUp Kinda Guy

46



the p.h. cheapshot count \n three snaps heard, two as three \n paul harris
1983
a closeup kinda guy
Paul Harris

The P.H. Cheapshot Count

1983

A CloseUp Kinda Guy

46



eye count \n \n edward victor
1983
spellbinder
Edward Victor

Eye Count

1983

SpellBinder
(Vol. 3 No. 26)

496



the olram count \n olram subtlety as false count \n edward marlo
1984
marlo's magazine — volume 5
Edward Marlo

The Olram Count

1984

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 5

301



4 as 5 elmsley count \n \n unknown
1984
cards hit

4 as 5 Elmsley Count

1984

Cards Hit

14



unlimited count variation \n \n norman osborn \n philip t. goldstein
1984
fork full of appetizers — book 2
Norman Osborn, Philip T. Goldstein

Unlimited Count Variation

1984

Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2

20



unlimited overcount \n with jumbo cards \n unknown \n double count \n norman osborn
1984
riesenkarten 2

Unlimited Overcount

Related to

1984

Riesenkarten 2

12



victor count variation \n \n edward victor
1985
pabular
Edward Victor

Victor Count Variation

May 1985

Pabular
(Vol. 8 No. 10)

1291



overcount from deck \n from deck into hand one by one \n unknown \n the perfectpitch false count \n dai vernon \n dr. james william elliott
1985
the fred braue notebooks

Overcount from Deck

Related to

1985

The Fred Braue Notebooks
(Issue 2)

12



false counts \n off the deck (1939)
 four as three
 two as three \n charlie miller
1985
the fred braue notebooks
Charlie Miller

False Counts

1985

The Fred Braue Notebooks
(Issue 2)

30



versatile count \n under or overcount \n nick pudar
1986
apocalypse
Nick Pudar

Versatile Count

Oct. 1986

Apocalypse
(Vol. 9 No. 10)

1265



interlaced vanish count \n \n ray kosby
1986
scratching the surface
Ray Kosby

Interlaced Vanish Count

1986

Scratching the Surface

11



das biddlefalschzählen \n \n elmer biddle \n genii, apr. 1947
1986
intermagic
Elmer Biddle

Das BiddleFalschzählen

Also published here

May 1986

Intermagic
(Vol. 12 No. 2)

78



the perfectpitch false count \n recontructing dr. james elliot \n dai vernon \n dr. james william elliott \n overcount from deck \n unknown
1987
the vernon chronicles — volume 1
Dai Vernon, Dr. James William Elliott

The PerfectPitch False Count

Related to

1987

The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1

90



snap count \n two as three \n paul harris
1987
the commercial magic of j.c. wagner
Paul Harris

Snap Count

1987

The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner

155



the eye count \n \n edward victor
1987
the commercial magic of j.c. wagner
Edward Victor

The Eye Count

1987

The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner

155



flipover count \n two double facers as four different cards \n edward marlo
1987
special effects
Edward Marlo

Flipover Count

1987

Special Effects

28



modified jordan count \n four as five \n unknown
1987
inspirations

Modified Jordan Count

1987

Inspirations

63



the false count \n five as seven, five as six, four as five \n edward marlo
1988
marlo's magazine — volume 6
Edward Marlo

The False Count

1988

Marlo's Magazine — Volume 6

62



three as four count \n one by one on table \n larry jennings
1988
the cardwright
Larry Jennings

Three as Four Count

1988

The Cardwright

49



overcount off the deck \n \n paul harris
1988
magical arts journal
Paul Harris

Overcount Off the Deck

1988

Magical Arts Journal
(Vol. 2 No. 912 Paul Harris: The Act)

47



the false count \n \n francis carlyle \n paul harris
1988
magical arts journal
Francis Carlyle, Paul Harris

The False Count

1988

Magical Arts Journal
(Vol. 2 No. 912 Paul Harris: The Act)

50



end grip overcount \n with biddle steal \n unknown
1988
m.i.n.t. — volume i

End Grip Overcount

1988

M.I.N.T. — Volume I

32



marlo flexible count \n \n edward marlo
1988
m.i.n.t. — volume i
Edward Marlo

Marlo Flexible Count

1988

M.I.N.T. — Volume I

37



overcount variations \n see following pages as well \n brother john hamman
1989
the secrets of brother john hamman
Brother John Hamman

Overcount Variations

1989

The Secrets of Brother John Hamman

130



the countback \n \n brother john hamman
1989
the secrets of brother john hamman
Brother John Hamman

The Countback

1989

The Secrets of Brother John Hamman

150



up the ladder \n "swindle count in which any small number of cards can be counted as any larger number, and any number of cards can be concealed" \n karl fulves
1989
and a packet of cards
Karl Fulves

Up The Ladder

1989

And a Packet of Cards

14



overcount off the deck \n here two as three \n karl fulves
1989
kaleidoscope
Karl Fulves

Overcount Off the Deck

1989

Kaleidoscope

25



top secret count \n false counts off the top of the deck, over, under, hiding cards \n bill wisch \n nonesuch count \n karl fulves
1989
kaleidoscope
Bill Wisch

Top Secret Count

Variations

1989

Kaleidoscope

39



overcount with packet \n \n randy wakeman
1989
randy wakeman presents
Randy Wakeman

Overcount with Packet

1989

Randy Wakeman Presents

25



stanyon count \n threeasfour elmsley count \n ellis stanyon
1989
randy wakeman presents
Ellis Stanyon

Stanyon Count

1989

Randy Wakeman Presents

72



everchange count \n four as five while hiding one \n alex elmsley \n everchange count \n alex elmsley
1989
inside out
Alex Elmsley

Everchange Count

Also published here

May 1989

Inside Out
(Issue 6)

14



4as5 count \n \n edward marlo \n sticks & stones #13, 1978
1989
inside out
Edward Marlo

4as5 Count

Also published here Sticks & Stones #13, 1978

May 1989

Inside Out
(Issue 6)

16



note iii  false count \n tamariz' version of carlyle's false count \n juan tamariz \n francis carlyle \n carlyle false count variation \n francis carlyle \n derek dingle
1989/91
sonata
Juan Tamariz, Francis Carlyle

Note III  False Count

Inspired by

1989/91

Sonata

243



the olram count \n \n edward marlo \n the olram count \n edward marlo
1990
that's it
Edward Marlo

The Olram Count

Related to

1990

That's It

30



unlimited display \n \n edward marlo \n norman osborn
1990
nycanotes
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn

Unlimited Display

1990

NYCANOTES

4



upjog upset unlimited count \n \n simon aronson \n double count \n norman osborn
1990
the aronson approach
Simon Aronson

Upjog Upset Unlimited Count

Inspired by

1990

The Aronson Approach

65



eye count \n \n edward victor
1990
focus
Edward Victor

Eye Count

1990

Focus

70



stanyon count \n \n ellis stanyon
1990
focus
Ellis Stanyon

Stanyon Count

1990

Focus

74



unlimited display sequence \n \n edward marlo \n norman osborn
1990
focus
Edward Marlo, Norman Osborn

Unlimited Display Sequence

1990

Focus

84



unlimited count \n \n edward marlo
1990
top secret stuff
Edward Marlo

Unlimited Count

1990

Top Secret Stuff

96



everchange count \n four as five while hiding one \n alex elmsley \n twist and vanish \n jack avis \n cy endfield \n everchange count \n alex elmsley \n everchange count variation \n alex elmsley \n 4as5 count \n edward marlo
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1
Alex Elmsley

Everchange Count

VariationsAlso published here

1991

The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1

74



neverchange count \n four as five, hiding one \n alex elmsley
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1
Alex Elmsley

Neverchange Count

1991

The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1

81



de la mare false count \n four as five, variation of stanyon count \n eric de la mare \n de la mare count \n eric de la mare
1991
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 1
Eric de la Mare

de la Mare False Count

Also published here

1991

The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1

232



unlimited display \n \n norman osborn \n edward marlo
1991
music city conclave 1992 notes
Norman Osborn, Edward Marlo

Unlimited Display

1991

Music City Conclave 1992 Notes

6



p.h. snap count \n audible, two as three \n paul harris
1991
magic castle lecture notes
Paul Harris

P.H. Snap Count

1991

Magic Castle Lecture Notes

22



unlimited count \n \n edward marlo
1992
the olram aces — the impossible travellers
Edward Marlo

Unlimited Count

1992

The Olram Aces — The Impossible Travellers

12



biddle steal count \n \n unknown
1992
the minotaur

Biddle Steal Count

1992

The Minotaur
(Vol. 4 No. 4)

7



twoasthree count \n \n ellis stanyon
1992
pasteboard presentations
Ellis Stanyon

TwoasThree Count

1992

Pasteboard Presentations

72



ビドルムーブによるフォールスカウントi \n (biddle move as a false count i) \n elmer biddle
1993
larry jennings's card technique
Elmer Biddle

ビドルムーブによるフォールスカウントI

1993

Larry Jennings's Card Technique

89



ビドルムーブによるフォールスカウントii \n (biddle move as a false count ii) \n elmer biddle
1993
larry jennings's card technique
Elmer Biddle

ビドルムーブによるフォールスカウントII

1993

Larry Jennings's Card Technique

89



p.h. snap count \n audible, two as three \n paul harris
1994
las vegas kardma
Paul Harris

P.H. Snap Count

1994

Las Vegas Kardma

98



5 as 6 false count \n \n alex elmsley
1994
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 2
Alex Elmsley

5 as 6 False Count

1994

The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2

219



everchange count variation \n \n alex elmsley \n everchange count \n alex elmsley
1994
the collected works of alex elmsley — volume 2
Alex Elmsley

Everchange Count Variation

Inspired by

1994

The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2

464



hamman count \n two as three \n brother john hamman
1994
the minotaur
Brother John Hamman

Hamman Count

1994

The Minotaur
(Vol. 6 No. 4)

13



everchange count \n four as five while hiding one \n alex elmsley
1994
roger's thesaurus
Alex Elmsley

Everchange Count

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

175



4as5 count \n four as five while hiding one, everchange count handling \n edward marlo \n sticks and stones no. 13, 1978 \n everchange count \n alex elmsley
1994
roger's thesaurus
Edward Marlo

4as5 Count

Inspired byAlso published here Sticks and Stones No. 13, 1978

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

177



upright count \n \n jack avis \n "perfect false count" (brian maccarthy, modern sleights, 1934, p. 10)
1994
roger's thesaurus
Jack Avis

Upright Count

Inspired by "Perfect False Count" (Brian MacCarthy, Modern Sleights, 1934, p. 10)

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

179



endfieldsimon count \n four as five \n cy endfield \n bill simon \n there's five aces! \n cy endfield \n bill simon
1994
roger's thesaurus
Cy Endfield, Bill Simon

EndfieldSimon Count

Also published here

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

182



flip up put back count \n cards counted off the top of the deck, left thumb flips the cards up one by one
 the genuine count
 the false count
 the force \n jack avis
1994
roger's thesaurus
Jack Avis

Flip Up Put Back Count

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

188



de la mare count \n four as five \n eric de la mare \n de la mare false count \n eric de la mare
1994
roger's thesaurus
Eric de la Mare

De La Mare Count

Also published here

1994

Roger's Thesaurus

217



slide count \n cards taken from left dealing position into right fingertips, card stolen back \n bob king
1995
cards to pocket plus
Bob King

Slide Count

1995

Cards to Pocket Plus

8



verbal backwards counting \n \n unknown
1995
selfworking closeup card magic

Verbal Backwards Counting

1995

SelfWorking Closeup Card Magic

6



snap count \n \n paul harris
1995
inside cardmagic
Paul Harris

Snap Count

1995

Inside Cardmagic

64



simplified undercount \n \n jerry k. hartman \n brother john hamman
1995
after craft
Jerry K. Hartman, Brother John Hamman

Simplified Undercount

1995

After Craft

138



snap count \n audible \n paul harris
1995 ca.
siamese signatures and other oddities
Paul Harris

Snap Count

1995 ca.

Siamese Signatures and Other Oddities

8



p.h. snap count \n audible, two as three \n paul harris
1996
the art of astonishment — book 1
Paul Harris

P.H. Snap Count

1996

The Art of Astonishment — Book 1
(Issue The Magic of Paul Harris)

53



las vegas leaper count ii \n spectator counts himself \n bill malone
1996
the art of astonishment — book 1
Bill Malone

Las Vegas Leaper Count II

1996

The Art of Astonishment — Book 1
(Issue Las Vegas CloseUp)

188



snap count \n one as two \n paul harris
1996
the art of astonishment — book 2
Paul Harris

Snap Count

1996

The Art of Astonishment — Book 2
(Issue New Stuff)

59



overcount from deck \n \n paul harris \n the perfectpitch false count \n dai vernon \n dr. james william elliott
1996
the art of astonishment — book 3
Paul Harris

Overcount from Deck

Related to

1996

The Art of Astonishment — Book 3
(Issue Magical Arts Journal)

243



the carlyle false count \n \n francis carlyle \n paul harris
1996
the art of astonishment — book 3
Francis Carlyle, Paul Harris

The Carlyle False Count

1996

The Art of Astonishment — Book 3
(Issue Magical Arts Journal)

246



eye count \n \n edward victor
1996
la magia de pablo domènech
Edward Victor

EYE Count

1996

La Magia de Pablo Domènech

128



oversiter \n two eightcard packets, two cards travel across, biddle counts \n peter duffie
1996
open secrets
Peter Duffie

Oversiter

1996

Open Secrets

7



the six/four count \n \n larry jennings
1997
jennings '67
Larry Jennings

The Six/Four Count

1997

Jennings '67

74



the alpha count \n one as two \n larry jennings \n the alpha count \n larry jennings
1997
jennings '67
Larry Jennings

The Alpha Count

Also published here

1997

Jennings '67

182



unlimited count \n \n norman osborn
1997
the vampire papers
Norman Osborn

Unlimited Count

1997

The Vampire Papers

110



front loading \n osborn's unlimited count handling \n karl fulves
1997
the vampire papers
Karl Fulves

Front Loading

1997

The Vampire Papers

120



the takeback count switch \n \n ron bauer \n the countback \n brother john hamman
1997
l.i.n.t. — pocket stuff for closeup magicians
Ron Bauer

The TakeBack Count Switch

Inspired by

1997

L.I.N.T. — Pocket Stuff for CloseUp Magicians

139



covered false count \n \n edward marlo
1997
solomon's mind
Edward Marlo

Covered False Count

1997

Solomon's Mind

32



threeasfour count \n \n ellis stanyon
1997
roger's real gone aces
Ellis Stanyon

ThreeasFour Count

1997

Roger's Real Gone Aces

27



the pullback false count \n \n roger crosthwaite \n third false count \n edward marlo \n the false count for more \n arthur h. buckley
1997
roger's real gone aces
Roger Crosthwaite

The PullBack False Count

Inspired byRelated to

1997

Roger's Real Gone Aces

39



a false count \n for example five as six \n bob white \n j. b. bobo \n a false count \n bob white \n j. b. bobo
1997
it's a matter of style
Bob White, J. B. Bobo

A False Count

Also published here

1997

It's a Matter of Style

9



false click count \n here used to count off two (really one) cards from a packet \n paul harris
1997
onyx
Paul Harris

False Click Count

Oct. 1997

Onyx
(Issue 1)

26



the overcount \n off the top of the deck \n unknown
1998
card college — volume 3

The Overcount

1998

Card College — Volume 3

606



takeaway \n sevenasnine count, a three taken away, only six cards remain \n karl fulves
1998
the fine print
Karl Fulves

Takeaway

1998

The Fine Print
(Issue 9)

270



the false count \n no. 5, card moved back \n ellis stanyon
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

The False Count

1999

Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks

33



the false count \n no. 8, slipping card back \n ellis stanyon
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

The False Count

1999

Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks

295



the false count (second method) \n no. 9, with sound effect \n ellis stanyon
1999
ellis stanyon's best card tricks
Ellis Stanyon

The False Count (Second Method)

1999

Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks

295



false count \n facedown card below three faceup aces is shown as a facedown card between four aces \n unknown
1999
labyrinth

False count

1999

Labyrinth
(Issue 11)

17



optical display \n to show two cards as three \n chuck smith
2000
why not?
Chuck Smith

Optical Display

2000

Why Not?

6



the fool's count \n cards counted from top to bottom, rotation \n terry lagerould
2001
pasteboard presentations ii
Terry LaGerould

The Fool's Count

2001

Pasteboard Presentations II

23



four as five count \n one card outjogged \n unknown
2002
scams & fantasies with cards

Four as Five Count

2002

Scams & Fantasies with Cards

131



stainless steal \n cards dealt into right hand off the top of the deck, cards secretly stolen back to deck \n lewis jones
2002
ahead of the pack
Lewis Jones

Stainless steal

2002

Ahead of the Pack

31



ross bertram's false count \n \n ross bertram
2003
tricks
Ross Bertram

Ross Bertram's false count

2003

Tricks

151



psychological false count \n "six plus four is ten" \n unknown
2003
artificial conclusions

Psychological False Count

2003

Artificial conclusions

14



twoasfour count \n with two cards \n unknown
2003
fism 2003

TwoasFour Count

2003

FISM 2003

14



walking finger count \n \n francis carlyle
2003
reflexions
Francis Carlyle

Walking Finger Count

2003

Reflexions

17



killer count \n method to false count packet for any number, with hamman count
 variation #1  even cards
 variation #2  even cards
 variation #3  beamsley count
 large numbers \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam \n finesse on the killer count \n ken krenzel \n curiously counted \n caleb wiles \n counter measures  the killer count \n steve beam \n sunny side up \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam \n cut to the choice \n jerry k. hartman
2004
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 5
Steve Beam

Killer Count

VariationsAlso published here

2004

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 5

58



omega false count \n \n lewis jones
2004
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 5
Lewis Jones

Omega False Count

2004

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 5

146



killer count \n method to false count packet for any number, with hamman count \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam
2004
killer koncepts
Steve Beam

Killer Count

Also published here

2004

Killer Koncepts

1



twoasthree count \n \n unknown
2004
sankey unleashed

TwoAsThree Count

2004

Sankey Unleashed

44



a false count \n for example five as six
 white's comments \n bob white \n j. b. bobo \n a false count \n bob white \n j. b. bobo
2005
it's a matter of style (2005 edition)
Bob White, J. B. Bobo

A False Count

Also published here

2005

It's a Matter of Style (2005 edition)

24



walking finger count \n \n francis carlyle
2006
tangled web
Francis Carlyle

Walking Finger Count

2006

Tangled Web

160



audible count \n \n ron bauer
2006
final(ly) aces
Ron Bauer

Audible Count

2006

Final(ly) Aces

37



ascanio's intransit count \n snap overcount, thumb in between cards \n arturo de ascanio \n ascanio's intransit count \n arturo de ascanio
2006
the magic of ascanio — studies of card magic
Arturo de Ascanio

Ascanio's InTransit Count

Also published here

2006

The Magic of Ascanio — Studies of Card Magic

94



finesse on the killer count \n handing cards to the spectator \n ken krenzel \n killer count \n steve beam
2006
semiautomatic card tricks — volume 6
Ken Krenzel

Finesse on the Killer Count

Inspired by

2006

SemiAutomatic Card Tricks — Volume 6

213



the pudar count \n \n nick pudar
2007
best of friends — volume iii
Nick Pudar

The Pudar Count

2007

Best of Friends — Volume III

106



false count \n “overcount” five cards as six \n unknown
2007
thought of cards across project

False count

2007

Thought of Cards Across Project

3



eye count \n \n edward victor
2008
this is not a book
Edward Victor

EYE Count

2008

This Is Not a Book

79



counter measures  the killer count \n method to false count packet for any number, with hamman count
 even number
 variation #1  even number
 variation #2  even number
 finesse
 large numbers
 boomerang (doug canning)
 the hamman switch \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam
2008
counter attack
Steve Beam

Counter Measures  The Killer Count

Also published here

2008

Counter Attack

23



unlimited count \n \n edward marlo
2008
antinomy
Edward Marlo

Unlimited Count

Mar. 2008

Antinomy
(Vol. 4 No. 1)

20



pushoff overcount \n off the top of the deck \n francis carlyle \n steve beam
2009
a clockwork apple
Francis Carlyle, Steve Beam

Pushoff Overcount

2009

A Clockwork Apple

24



biddle overcount \n \n unknown
2009
open and notorious

Biddle Overcount

2009

Open And Notorious

30



overturned counts \n cards are turned over while counted one by one
1. overturned elmsley
2. overturned stanyon \n john guastaferro
2010
one degree
John Guastaferro

Overturned Counts

2010

One Degree

77



psychological false count \n 141312... and y makes y \n unknown
2010
subsequent impuzzibilities

Psychological False Count

2010

Subsequent Impuzzibilities

13



bluff count cop \n three as four while tabling every card
 true bluff count \n steve reynolds \n additional ideas  broken count \n edward marlo \n count cop and transfer \n edward marlo
2010
six deep — part one
Steve Reynolds

Bluff Count Cop

Inspired by

2010

Six Deep — Part One

17



false count \n from top of deck \n al schneider
2011
al schneider magic
Al Schneider

False Count

2011

Al Schneider Magic

458



eye count \n to show two as three \n unknown
2013
the magic of steven hamilton

EYE Count

2013

The Magic of Steven Hamilton

60



biddle overcount \n \n unknown
2013
high caliber

Biddle Overcount

2013

High Caliber

77



p.h. snap count \n \n paul harris \n p.h. snap count \n paul harris
2014
blomberg laboratories
Paul Harris

P.H. Snap Count

Also published here

2014

Blomberg Laboratories

171



the eye count \n \n edward victor
2014
blomberg laboratories
Edward Victor

The EYE count

2014

Blomberg Laboratories

176



twoasfour eye count \n \n unknown
2014
blomberg laboratories

TwoasFour EYE Count

2014

Blomberg Laboratories

219



two for four count \n \n unknown
2014
notes de conférence 1

Two for Four Count

2014

Notes de Conférence 1

14



ascanio's intransit count \n \n arturo de ascanio
2014
a fuego lento — volumen i
Arturo de Ascanio

Ascanio's InTransit Count

2014

A Fuego Lento — Volumen I

99



double count \n counting a double faced card twice to show four of a kind \n norman osborn \n double count \n norman osborn \n double count \n norman osborn
2014
art decko
Norman Osborn

Double Count

Also published here

2014

Art Decko

105



killer count \n method to false count packet for any number, hamman count look \n steve beam \n killer count \n steve beam
2014
genii
Steve Beam

Killer Count

Also published here

Oct. 2014

Genii
(Vol. 77 No. 10)

26



perfectpitch false count \n \n dai vernon \n the perfectpitch false count \n dai vernon \n dr. james william elliott
2016
in order to amaze
Dai Vernon

PerfectPitch False Count

Related to

2016

In Order to Amaze

34



vertical three as four count \n elmsley count alternative \n so sato
2016
the secrets of so sato
So Sato

Vertical Three as Four Count

2016

The Secrets of So Sato

87



count 7 \n carlyle count like \n edward marlo
2017
facsimile
Edward Marlo

Count 7

2017

Facsimile
(Issue 6)

22



countback \n \n brother john hamman
2018
elixir
Brother John Hamman

Countback

Oct. 2018

Elixir
(Vol. 2 No. 1 (Summer #2))

96



two as four count \n \n unknown
2018
kino.

Two as Four count

2018

Kino.

62



psychological false count \n "six plus four is ten" \n unknown
2018
genii

Psychological False Count

Oct. 2018

Genii
(Vol. 81 No. 10)

26



five as six count \n simple overcount \n unknown
2020
the boy who cried magic

Five as Six Count

2020

The Boy Who Cried Magic

247



loose ends: meddler's bluff vanish \n four cards shown as seven, using bluff pass \n steve reynolds \n "meddler's assembly" (steve reynolds, cosmic sport, 2001) \n meddler's assembly update \n steve reynolds
2020
output
Steve Reynolds

Loose Ends: Meddler's Bluff Vanish

Inspired by "Meddler's Assembly" (Steve Reynolds, Cosmic Sport, 2001)
Related to

2020

Output
(Issue 9)

17



the alpha count \n with sound \n larry jennings \n the alpha count \n larry jennings
2020
mr. jennings takes it easy
Larry Jennings

The Alpha Count

Also published here

2020

Mr. Jennings Takes It Easy

520



ascanio's intransit count \n snap overcount, thumb in between cards \n arturo de ascanio \n ascanio's intransit count \n arturo de ascanio
2020
reflections on the double card (ascanio's handling)
Arturo de Ascanio

Ascanio's InTransit Count

Also published here

2020

Reflections on the Double Card (Ascanio's Handling)

131



on the false count \n from private lecture notes by p. howard lyons \n dai vernon
2022
dai vernon: the spirit of magic
Dai Vernon

On the False Count

2022

Dai Vernon: The Spirit of Magic

88



double count \n counting a double faced card twice to show four of a kind \n norman osborn \n magic, sep. 2007 \n double count \n norman osborn
2022
talk about tricks
Norman Osborn

Double Count

Also published here

2022

Talk About Tricks
(Issue 1)

655


