Card Fictions by Pit Hartling - Book

Price $45.00
Sale: $35.10
Save: 22% off

 Available: Usually Ships in 1 Business Day! [details]
Quantity Limited - 6 left!



Add to Cart:


Ask a question


Current Reviews: 1
Average Rating: 5 5 of 5 Stars!Go to the Reviews Page

Better Together Discount

Imagine....

You sense the colors of playing cards through a solid table.

You stack four Poker hands in less than ten seconds.

You kick any named number of cards off a tabled deck.

You put chaos to order.

You magically move cards to any positions in the pack at will.

You transpose a card from between a spectator's hands to under his watch.

You instantly memorize the order of a shuffled deck.

This booklet will not enable you to any of those things. Most of them are, after all, impossible. Fortunately, however, we can make our spectators experience these impossibilities anyway. We do that by creating fictions, In this case Card Fictions.

It may sound obvious, but it is this simple realization that makes magic as a performing art possible in the first place: Evoking the feeling of impossibility does not require actually doing the impossible. However, it will always require a team-effort. A fiction is created in somebody's mind. Equipped with those marvels called human perception and the human mind our spectators play a necessary and active part in the process. All that we performers do is to provide adequate input. Then we lean back and relax as the spectators themselves spontaneously and effortlessly complete the job and create fascinating, impossible - magical - fictions.

What People Are Saying:

"A triumph of brevity, creativity and quality from beginning to end."
–  Eric Mead –  (Genii magazine)  

"High-caliber thinking at its best. Highly recommended"
–  Michael Close –  (MAGIC magazine)    

"This stuff is beyond clever"
–Max Maven–  

"Somebody like Pit Hartling comes along only once in twenty years – at best"
– Roberto Giobbi –

"Quite simply one of the best card books I've read in years"
– Simon Aronson –


Better Together Discount


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

There are currently no questions about this product. Ask a question


Current Reviews: 1
Average Rating: 5 5 of 5 Stars!

Current Reviews: 1

This product will be in stock on Wednesday 29 July, 2015.

Customers who bought this product also purchased...
Best of Friends - Volume 1 by Harry Lorayne - Book

These 560 pages are crammed full of good to great to terrific magic. By great people. Over 120 card effects, routines, ideas-including Ace Sandwich, ... more info -

$59.95
Sale: $46.76
Save: 22% off
Special Order: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Not Guaranteed - 3 left!)


Lorayne: The Classic Collection Vol. 2 by Harry Loryane - Book

Lorayne : The Classic Collection 2 by Harry Lorayne This book has Re-Write, Additions, Decisions, Revisions, Upgrading and Updatings for and of ... more info -

$89.95
Sale: $70.16
Save: 22% off
Special Order: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Guaranteed - 73 left!)


Deck Shell - Booklet

Even more tips, sleights and routines for the Deck Shell. Learn just how many clever effects are possible with this great prop! Effects from John ... more info -

$11.95
Sale: $9.32
Save: 22% off
In Stock: usually ships the same business day!
(Availability Guaranteed)


Sign Up for our Newsletter

Ask a question about the Card Fictions by Pit Hartling - Book





Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick

Login

Testimonials

Wonderful Customer Service

I have ordered from MJM Magic for a while now and am very happy with the speedy service and quality products. I will continue to order from them and...
Read More ->


Customer Service

Had a slight problem with one of the effects instructional dvd. Jeff stepped up to the plate and gave GREAT old fashioned customer service. Much...
Read More ->


Thank you!

Thanks for the GREAT service. Placed my order one day and got it the next. Everything was as advertised - in fact it was better than advertised or...
Read More ->


Perfect, Parfait

An order placed on 10/1/07---  reception on 10/07/07, great packaging smooth transaction, customer service....what could I say except that...
Read More ->


Good Service Good Quality

I've order a lot from MJM (maybe too much) the orders have arrived in a timely fashion and mistakes or a lost package once have been addressed...
Read More ->


At The Table Experience