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

Price $19.95

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


This product will be in stock on Friday 10 July, 2015.

Sold Out
Ask a question

To be notified when this product is back in stock please click here.




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




FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

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


This product will be in stock on Friday 10 July, 2015.

Customers who bought this product also purchased...
Expert At The Card Table (Hard Cover) - Book

Originally published in 1902, The Expert at the Card Table is now considered the bible of card technique. Students and scholars have coveted its ... more info -

$49.95
Special Order: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Guaranteed - 81 left!)


Tricks and Illusionettes - Book

By the Great Ovette. Ovette was a top ranking magician. He knew what was practical from his own experience as a successful performer. In this ... more info -

$4.00
Special Order: usually ships within 1 business day!
( Availability Limited - 23 left!)


Subliminal Effects (CD Set) by Kenton Knepper

Kenton is releasing at last some of the secret CDs he has used to make a deep impression on clients and everyday audiences. The first CD package ... more info -

$15.00
Sale: $11.70
Save: 22% off
Special Order: usually ships within 1 business day!
(Availability Guaranteed - 146 left!)


Sign Up for our Newsletter

Let us notify you when this product is back in stock!

Simply enter your details below and we will send you an e-mail when “The Expert at the Card Table (Blank Journal) by John Bodine - Book” is back in stock!

We will not send you any other e-mails or add you to our newsletter, you will only be e-mailed about this product!





Ask a question about the The Expert at the Card Table (Blank Journal) by John Bodine - Book





Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick

Login

New Products

The Automatic Deck (DeLands Marked Deck)
The Automatic Deck (DeLands Marked Deck)
$9.95
Sale: $7.76
Save: 22% off

Testimonials

Very ethical service

I ordered some items some time ago and there was a confussion with one of them, I received an item similar to other one I'd ordered but not the one I...
Read More ->


The best out there

I only shop MJM Magic, and for a reason. Time and time again MJM has been there with the best prices and the most friendly staff ever. They are...
Read More ->


Fast Shipping

MJM Magic is great. The shipping is fast. I'm very satisfied!
Read More ->


Amazing

This store is great. I made my first order on Monday at about 6pm and recieve an email the next day that it was shipped. I received the order on...
Read More ->


Fast & Easy

I bought a deck of cards and I had some questions. Answered the same day. On other magic websites you couldn't even choose the color of the exact...
Read More ->


At The Table Experience