72 entries in Coin / Sleights / General Comments
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Professor Hoffmann Managing the False Transfer gaze and angles
1876 Modern Magic 154
Jean Hugard Basic Sleights and Changes
1935 Coin Magic 2
Unknown The Production Grip
1935 Coin Magic 62
Eddie Joseph Part Two - Changes visible and invisible (switches)
1942 Coin and Money Magic 24
Jean Hugard Coin Magic on coin magic, general remarks on palming
Aug. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 62
J. B. Bobo Suggested Routine string of coin tricks
1947 Watch This One! 114
Slydini Coins Through the Table Introduction to the Slydini's routines of coins through the table.
1960 The Magic of Slydini 103
Charlie Miller Mexican Coin tip for half dollar sized copper coin
1961 The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 77
Harry Lorayne Basic Coin Sleights
1977 The Magic Book 156
Karl Fulves 5 - Coin Magic
1977 The Magic Book 81
Bobby Bernard The Coins which coins to use
1978 Bernard's Lesson on Coin Magic 4
Bobby Bernard The Hands condition of hands and how to moisten them
1978 Bernard's Lesson on Coin Magic 5
Karl Fulves Notes on coin magic with unusual coins
1979 The Chronicles (Issue 21) 1272
Steve Beam, Don Morris Tips & Prevention general comments when working with coins
1979 Inside Outs 16
Steve Beam, Don Morris First Drop All Day outs for mistakes with coins
1979 Inside Outs 17
Steve Beam, Don Morris Flashing what to do when coin flashes
1979 Inside Outs 18
Steve Beam, Don Morris Talking Out, when coins click togehter
1979 Inside Outs 18
Steve Beam, Don Morris Hecklers Out, when spectator wants to see performer's hands
1979 Inside Outs 18
Ron MacMillan The Spread comments
1981 Modern Art Of Coin Manipulation 49
Ron MacMillan Putting Together an Act
1981 Modern Art Of Coin Manipulation 75
Steve Beam Vanishes chapter intro
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 9
Steve Beam Cases chapter intro on cardboard-cellophane coin holders for coin collectors
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 14
Steve Beam Sleights chapter intro
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 21
Karl Fulves Moneytalks on developing coin tricks, the use of palming
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 3) 39
David Roth Coin Finesse
  • What Is "Finesse"?
  • What Is A Magician?
  • It All Comes Down To Being Natural
1986 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 1) 18
Jamy Ian Swiss The "SSS" Applied To Coin Magic
Also published here 1987 Theories 25
David Stone A Few Reasons Not to Start Coin Magic and How to Get Rid of Them
1999 Mietek — Lecture Notes 53
Al Schneider The Schneider Technique intro on vanishing items
June 2000 Genii (Vol. 63 No. 6) 50
Jamy Ian Swiss The "SSS" Applied To Coin Magic
Also published here 2002 Theories III 20
Andrew Galloway Coins
2006 Diverting Coin Magic 11
Andrew Galloway Coin Vanishes
2006 Diverting Coin Magic 16
Curtis Kam Choice of Coins, Care and Feeding
2008 The Pocketbook 5
Curtis Kam Books: the "Big Three" discussion of the following three books
2008 The Pocketbook 7
Curtis Kam A False Placement is not a "Vanish" comment on Bobo's terminology
  • Using a different method is not doing a differente effect
2008 The Pocketbook 8
Curtis Kam Coin Sizes
2008 The Pocketbook 13
Curtis Kam Effects list of 52 coin effects
2008 The Pocketbook 21
Curtis Kam Endings on endings for coin routines
  • Vanish the coins
  • Changing them into your keys
  • Shrink them to dime size
  • Closure
2008 The Pocketbook 29
Curtis Kam Examination about having props examined
2008 The Pocketbook 31
Curtis Kam False Transfers general tips
2008 The Pocketbook 33
Curtis Kam Finesse
  • When performing a Utility Switch
  • After a false transfer
  • Use the move that fits the moment
2008 The Pocketbook 35
Curtis Kam Framing
2008 The Pocketbook 39
Curtis Kam Getting Caught
2008 The Pocketbook 43
Curtis Kam Important Moves That Are Not In MCM "Published before 1952 i.e. Pre-Modern Coin Magic"
2008 The Pocketbook 47
Curtis Kam Important Moves That Are Not In MCM "Published after 1952, i.e. Post-Modern Coin Magic"
2008 The Pocketbook 49
Curtis Kam Listening on listening to the audience
  • Important things I've learned from listening
2008 The Pocketbook 51
Curtis Kam Naturalness
2008 The Pocketbook 59
Curtis Kam Nomenclature: speaking proper "Coinese" list of technical terms with explanations
2008 The Pocketbook 61
Curtis Kam Presentation
2008 The Pocketbook 63
Curtis Kam Repetition
2008 The Pocketbook 65
Curtis Kam Routining
2008 The Pocketbook 69
Curtis Kam Ten Tells in coin magic
2008 The Pocketbook 73
Curtis Kam Books Beyond the "Big Three"
2008 The Pocketbook 75
Dai Vernon, Roberto Giobbi Handling Coins
June 2008 Genii (Vol. 71 No. 6) 17
Al Schneider Condition of Hands
2011 Al Schneider Magic 39
Kainoa Harbottle What I Should Have Said at the Beginning
  • By Means of Metal

  • Size Does Matter
  • Pragmatic Purity
  • Affect or Effect
Sep. 2015 Genii (Vol. 78 No. 9) 30
Kainoa Harbottle Devant at the Bar... Or A Judicious Bibliography of Coin Vanishes
  • By Means of Metal
on a newspaper report about a court appearance of David Devant performing coin vanishes
Jan. 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 1) 26
Kainoa Harbottle Inferential Wild Coin
  • By Means of Metal
intro and on difficulty of performing coin magic
Mar. 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 3) 28
Kainoa Harbottle Practice What You Preach or Pugilism and Coin Magic
  • By Means of Metal
on Professor Hoffmann's "Conjuror Dick" and practicing coin tricks
  • 1. I Practice "All The Time"
  • 2. I Practice All The Time While Searching For "Relationships"
  • 3. I "Practice" All The Time For "Real" Audiences
July 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 7) 40
Tomoya Horiki Air Coin (エアーコイン) Discussion and technique on how to create the illusion of a coin with your hands
2017 Coinlang. 6
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Acting and Timing with Retention of Vision Vanishes
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 10
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Types of Vanishes
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 14
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... The Best Vanish
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 17
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Coin Sizes
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 50
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... The Jump-Back Gag credit information
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 73
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... The French Pop as a Measure of Creativity
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 122
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Creating Naturalness
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 182
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Degrees of Conviction in Vanishes
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 258
Geoffrey Latta Latta on... Skyhooks and Hanging Coins
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 316
Jamy Ian Swiss The "SSSS" Applied to Coin Magic updated
Also published here 2017 Preserving Mystery 229
John Carney Tossing vs. Hanging
2020 Sleights & Insights 188
Roberto Giobbi Actions of Apparent Continuity... Continued
  • Rattle Box
  • Shells & Co.
  • Apparent-Continuity Coin Vanish
2021 Sharing Secrets 23
Moritz Mueller Gedanken zur Falschübergabe
  • Put vs. Take (Puke)
  • Gewicht
    • 1. Der Gesamte Körper
    • 2. Die Arme
    • 3. Die Hände
  • Blick
2021 Ransom Notes 32