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Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
P. T. Selbit, Professor Hoffmann A New "Palm" for Watches
1903 146
P. T. Selbit, Howard Thurston A Novel Watch Trick borrowed watch wrapped in paper, travels into hat
Also published here
  • "The Magician's Handbook" (Selbit)
1903 163
P. T. Selbit Watch It! watch travels around body, "one watch routine", hook watch
Related toAlso published here
  • "The Magician's Handbook" (Selbit, p. 58)
1903 165
G. W. Hunter Watch It! (Another Method) watch travels around body, "one watch routine", thread and hook watch
Related to 1903 167
P. T. Selbit A. Selbit's Version of Sawing a Woman in Half
1938 980
P. T. Selbit Match through Safety Pin
1943/27 68
P. T. Selbit, Sawing a Woman in Half several methods
1976 256
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster, P. T. Selbit Bewildering Blocks (Cube Libre)
1976 96
Karl Fulves Selbit's Mile a Minute on P. T. Selbit's inventions
1977 187
John Ramsay Ramsay Reminiscences on Professor Morgan, Charlier, Old Malabar, Barnum, Magic Circle, Will Goldston, J. O'Neill Fisher, Charles Morrit, Horace Goldin, Chung Ling Soo, P. T. Selbit, Lewis Davenport, Dr. Byrd-Page, Walford Bodie, Allam Shaw, Nate Leipzig, Ernest Thorn, Max Sterling, Bob Gysel, Will Blyth, Dai Vernon, Max Holden, John Mulholland, Jack Salvin, G. W. Hunter, Edward G. Brown, Victor Farelli, The Flying Sorcerers, FISM 1950, Slydini, Francis Carlyle, FISM 1958, John Howe, Milbourne Christopher
1982 73
Richard Kaufman (reviewer) P.T. Selbit - Magical Innovator by P. T. Selbit (written by Eric C. Lewis)
co-author Peter Warlock
June 1989
Opus (Vol. 2 No. 10)
Jim Steinmeyer The Plate Glass Mystery
  • Conjuring
person pierced by glass plates in box
Inspired by
  • P. T. Selbit's glass plate illusion
May 1993
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 9)
Magic: The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Professor Hoffmann (1839-1919)
  • Siegfried & Roy
  • Jay Marshall
  • A.C. Gilbert (1884-1961)
  • Slydini (1901-1991)
  • Harry Houdini (1874-1926)
  • Mark Wilson
  • Erdnase
  • P. T. Selbit (1879-1938)
Related to Jan. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 5)
P. T. Selbit Mislaid Eggs three cylinders, four eggs put in one of them, solid wooden block in another one, eggs travel into cylinder with wood, wood into third one
Also published here
  • P. T. Selbit, The Magical Entertainer, 1906, p. 36
2002 174
P. T. Selbit The Incubator eggs put in container, birds come out
Also published here
  • The Magical Entertainer, p. 40
2002 240