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Professor Hoffmann"s modern magic

Hoffmann Professor

Professor Hoffmann"s modern magic

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Published by Quick Fox in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic tricks.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Richard Robinson.
    ContributionsRobinson, Richard, 1945-, Hoffmann, Professor, 1839-1919.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1547 .L65532 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4564350M
    ISBN 100825630843, 0825630738
    LC Control Number77078530

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK Modern magic: A practical treatise on the art of conjuring. by Hoffmann, Professor, ; Hawkins, Arthur, fl. Publication date Topics Magic tricks Publisher Philadelphia: D. McKayPages: Modern Magic | This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern.

    About this Item: Dover Pubns, Paperback. Condition: Used: Very Good. Minor shelf wear, binding tight, pages clean and unmarked. Over a century after its publication, Professor Hoffmann's Modern Magic remains a cornerstone of the art, a classic which belongs in the library of every professional and amateur magician. Professor Lewis Hoffmann was the pseudonym of barrister Angelo John Lewis. The author of many popular conjuring handbooks, such as Modern Magic () and More Magic (), in this volume Professor Hoffmann presents a compilation of his own magic tricks.

    Hoffmann, Professor, Modern magic; a practical treatise on the art of conjuring, (London, G. Routledge and Sons, Ltd., ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Hoffmann, Professor, Modern magic. A practical treatise on the art of conjuring. (Philadelphia, D. McKay, []) (page images at HathiTrust). Description. Professor Hoffmann’s book, Modern Magic, changed magic as soon as it started to arrive serially in By the book had gone through many, many printings and was recognized as the standard authority on the subject.


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Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt to record magic in an encyclopedic fashion beginning with his "Modern Magic." The material in this book [and others he wrote] recorded the state of the art of magic of the late 19th century/5(10).

Modern Magic by Professor Hoffman will always remain a classic on the subject. It has helped many an aspiring magician master the tricks of the trade.

All it will take is the proper amount of practice. I learned of this book from studying biographical /5(9). The Paperback of the Modern Magic by Professor Hoffman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Professor Hoffman. Angelo John Louis worked as a lawyer and wrote a large number of books under the pseudonym of Professor Hoffmann.

He felt being known as a magician would hinder his reputation, saying "I do not think that being known to dabble in magic would increase my professional prestige". The book that threw Hoffmann's name into magic history was his debut, Modern Magic. Inusing the pseudonym “Professor Hoffmann”, Lewis expanded these articles into a book entitled Modern Magic, the first in a series of books penned by Lewis.

Modern Magic revolutionized the study and craft of magic, inspiring and teaching generations of magicians. Modern Magic by Professor Hoffmann (c. ) (Submit Review) (Submit Update) Details: In the midth Century, Angelo Lewis, a British lawyer and writer with a passion for sleight of hand, wrote a series of articles on conjuring for several boys’ magazines.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. modern magic by professor hoffmann. Publication date Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English.

Book digitized by Google from Pages: Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt such a feat with his trilogy Modern Magic, More Magic, and Later Magic. Certainly many magic books have been published before him, mostly copying from each other.

But none reaches the depth and breadth of Prof. Hoffmann's work. The material in these three books records the state of the art of magic in the late 19th century.

Today we. Professor Hoffmann was the first in recorded history to attempt to record magic in an encyclopedic fashion beginning with his "Modern Magic." The material in this book [and others he wrote] recorded the state of the art of magic of the late 19th century.

The first 5/5(3). Modern Magic by Professor Hoffmann is the seminal book in English that is usually used to divide the art. Books are cataloged as before Modern Magic and after. When published first serially starting init famously infuriated magicians who saw it as exposure of their best secrets.

Modern Magic. Written by Professor Hoffmann. Work of Professor Hoffmann. pages Professor Hoffmann: Mode of Preparing specially adhesive Wax for Conjuring Purposes (Modern Methods) (Unknown, ). Latest Magic by Professor Hoffmann (c.

) (Submit Review) (Submit Update) Details: Latest Magic is the last book in Hoffmann’s series “Modern Magic”, “More Magic” and “Later Magic”. Hoffmann had quite some problem finding a publisher for this book.

The reason being the quality of the contents. Biography. Professor Hoffmann wrote a series of articles on magic for a boy's magazine (Every Boy's Annual) that was later expanded into his classic book on magic, Modern Magic, first published in He used the pen name, Professor Hoffman, because he feared that his professional prospects as a lawyer would be injured if it became known that he possessed such an intimate knowledge of the Born: Angelo John Lewis, JLondon.

Modern Magic: A Practical Treatise on the Art of Conjuring by Professor Hoffman (pseud. Angerl Lewis) Seller The Old Book Shop of Bordentown (ABNJ) Published Condition Fine Edition Third edition Item Price $.

Modern Magic: A Practical Treatise on the Art of Conjuring. With an appendix containing explanations of some of the best known specialties of Messrs.

Maskelyne and Cooke by Hoffmann, Professor [Rev. Angelo John Lewis] Seller Maya Jones Books Condition Collectible - Good Item Price $. If it included later editions, a book like Modern Magic would probably be at the bottom of the list, as being more common than any other Professor Hoffmann title.

On Saturday (Ap ), there was an auction which included, amidst a lot of magic items, two scarce or rare Professor Hoffmann books. Professor Hoffmann. (23rd July - 23rd December ) Born in London, England.

Pen name of Angelo John Lewis, a barrister (since ) and writer. Amateur magician since learning in the early s from a book and then lessons from Hellis (in ) and Charlier. In he undertook a series of articles titled 'Modern Magic' for Routledge's.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Modern Magic: A Practical Treatise on the Art of Conjuring by Professor Hoffmann - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Professor Hoffmann’s classic first book () Modern Magic, remains a cornerstone of the conjurer’s art.

Admittedly, some of the trappings of the magician have changed quite a bit since Hoffmann wrote his Victorian magic textbook (though some critics might feel they have not changed enough). modern magic professor hoffman Modern Magic Professor Hoffman on CONSIDERING the great antiquity and the unfading popularity of see magic.

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