Never has there been a more
articulate manifesto declaring magic a true art. And never has one man
offered a more detailed and coherent plan for achieving art by the
practice of magic. This set contains both Books of Wonder - a treasure trove of amazing magic and theory.
Through a series of tricks, routines and
essays, Tommy Wonder provides a clear blueprint for an uncompromising
brand of magical theater. Along the way he explains his professional
routines for Close-up. Stand-up, Walk-around and Stage.
Among them are...The
Updated Two Cup Routine; Watch in Nest of Boxes, 3 methods; Wild Card
Tamed; The Watch, the Ring & the Wallet; The Well-tempered
Birdcage; and 50 other card tricks, routines and sleights.
Books of Wonder is a set of two luxuriously produced, matched volumes,
each containing approximately 340 pages of extraordinary material with
630 professional illustrations by Kelly Lyles.