1 HOUR SALE: Card Case Carrier - Leather - $5.76 (60% Off)

1 HOUR SALE!

Card Case Carrier - Leather
Card Case Carrier - Leather
Was $14.40

Now: $5.76

60% Off!
HURRY! Only 1 Left!

Reward Points

No points earned yet on current order.
Log in to see how many reward points you have already earned

Manufacturers

Manufacturer Info

The Expert at the Card Table (Blank Journal) by John Bodine - Book

  • SKILL LEVEL: No Skill Required
  • Manufactured by: Twisted Tricks

Price $19.95

+ Earn $1 reward points [What are these?]

Add to Cart:
 Ready To Ship: Between Feb 20th and Feb 21st.
Quantity Limited - 9 left!

Since The Expert at the Card Table was published in 1902, there have been over 50 editions. It has been translated into various languages and transcribed by the brightest minds. It is the greatest book on card technique ever written and likewise, the most studied. Its contents are just as relative today as they were over 100 years ago. In the June 2010 issue of Magic magazine, John Lovick writes that Erdnase "inspires religious fervor and pilgrim-like devotion from its disciples", which is to say the least for serious students. It has indeed become a devotional vade mecum with new insight and inspiration gained with every read. Many magicians have spent their life studying the book. Dai Vernon, a master of close-up magic, left us all with his wonderful annotations in Revelation, giving many of the methods a modern approach. Erdnase will always have its devout scholars, but lately it's become more of a trend. We think this started a few years ago when the Conjuring Arts Research Center released its Bible Edition, a pocket sized version in which you won't find a card man without. This year, we saw the release of a custom deck of cards paying tribute to Erdnase, and there is even talk now of an Erdnase convention. It is clear Erdnase is no longer just shorthand for the author's famous work, but also a brand representing serious students and professionals of sleight of hand card technique.

Adding to the brand is a beautiful reproduction of the original 1902 publication. On the outside, it's a perfect facsimile, however, leaf through the pages and you'll discover an empty canvas for new ideas. This isn't just another edition, but as John Lovick writes, "a journal in which to coalesce your card-centric thoughts." Although you won't find a description for the Bottom Deal, or the S.W.E. Shift, as all the text has been removed, the publisher has left all 101 drawings by M.D. Smith in their respective positions. Some might say this will get in the way, but we think it's a simple reminder of what this journal is for. Although if you have kids, it makes for the greatest coloring book ever! Erdnase aficionado's will be delighted with this new homage to The Expert at the Card Table and be eager to fill its pages with everything from annotations to new ideas.

Pages Approximately: 204 - Blank - Hardcover - 5.5" x 8" - 101 black and white illustrations


This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 14 April, 2011.

Monthly Achievement!

Spend $300 or more and earn $30.00 credit!
Spent: $0.00 out of $300
Login to Activate
(Click for rules and details)

Testimonials

Unmatched customer service!

I purchased a fairly large package from MJM, and had many questions about the free shipping, all of witch were answered within 4 hours! When I did...
Read More ->


Helpful

MJM Magic is always helpful when you need them! Thank you!
Read More ->


Why I shop here

It was not too long ago that I chanced upon MJM Magic's web site. I am very impressed with their vast assortment of professional tricks etc. Like...
Read More ->