WorldCat Identities

Hugard, Jean 1872-1959

Overview
Works: 116 works in 288 publications in 2 languages and 2,326 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Compiler
Classifications: GV1549, 793.85
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Hugard
Encyclopedia of card tricks by Jean Hugard( Book )

15 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to perform over 600 classic card tricks
The royal road to card magic by Jean Hugard( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Would you like to confound your friends, amaze your acquaintances, amuse and dazzle crowds at parties and gatherings? Mastering a few card tricks will allow you to do all that and more. With the help of this book, anyone can develop a versatile repertoire of first-rate card tricks. In fact, mastery of just the first chapter will enable you to perform a half-dozen astounding and entertaining sleights of hand. The authors, both noted authorities on magic, present complete, easy-to-understand explanations of shuffles, flourishes, the glide, the glimpse, false shuffles and cuts, the pass, the classic force, and many other techniques. These will enable card handlers to perform over 100 mind-boggling feats of card magic, including Thought Stealer, Gray's Spelling Trick, Do as I Do, Now You See It, Obliging Aces, Rapid Transit, Kangaroo Card, A Tipsy Trick, and dozens of others. Illustrated with more than 120 clear line cuts that make the explanations easy to follow, this exciting introduction to card conjuring will enable even beginners to develop professional-level skill and the ability to perform tricks guaranteed to astound family and friends
Expert card technique; close-up table magic by Jean Hugard( Book )

7 editions published between 1940 and 1974 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern magic manual by Jean Hugard( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Card manipulations, series 1-5 by Jean Hugard( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of card tricks by Jean Hugard( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handkerchief magic = formerly titled "Silken sorcery" by Jean Hugard( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More card manipulations, series 1-4 by Jean Hugard( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert card technique by Jean Hugard( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE LITTLE FINGER PUSH-OUT
Greater magic; a practical treatise on modern magic by John Northern Hilliard( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1994 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Card magic for amateurs and professionals by William Simon( Book )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fine art of magic by George G Kaplan( Book )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Card tricks : the royal road to card magic by Jean Hugard( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you practice any sort of magic#x97;or plan on giving it a try#x97;you probably know that for most people, card tricks are often the starting point. If you have a deck of cards readily available, as many common households do, the only things required to wow an audience are a little sleight of hand and a magician's secrets. In spite of the timeless credo #x93;good magicians never reveal their secrets," renowned magicians Jean Hugard and Frederick Braué generously divulged theirs in Card Tricks: The Royal Road to Card Magic. Published originally in the 1940s, this classic guide contains more than one hund
Magic without apparatus, a treatise on the principles, old and new, of sleight-of-hand with cards, coins, billiard balls, and thimbles by Camille Gaultier( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin magic : the complete book of coin tricks by Jean Hugard( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have some extra change rattling around in your pocket? Need a new party trick? Coin Magic: The Complete Book of Coin Tricks is your go-to reference for astonishing any audience—friends, family, people on the street, or even strangers sitting in a theater seat seeing your first public performance. Everyone will be amazed by your ability to captivate and charm
Hugard's magic manual by Jean Hugard( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La technique moderne aux cartes by Jean Hugard( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mental magic by Al Baker( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close-up magic for the night club magician by Jean Hugard( Book )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Card manipulations by Jean Hugard( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE PUSH-OUT FALSE CUTFALSE CUT FOR SET-UP DECK; AN AERIAL PRODUCTION; THE FLOURISH COUNT; WEAVING THE CARDS; THE GIANT FAN; VANISH OF DECK; SERIES 4; SECTION 1-SLEIGHTS; CARD TRICKS; FLOURISHES; SERIES 5 - CARD MANIPULATIONS No. 5 By JEAN HUGARD CONTENTS; Part I.-Sleights; Part II.-The Set-Up; Part III.-Tricks; Part IV.-The Palm and Recovery; A CATALOG OF SELECTED DOVER BOOKS IN ALL FIELDS OF INTEREST; DOVER BOOKS ON SPORTS AND POPULAR RECREATIONS
 
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Encyclopedia of card tricks
Alternative Names
Jean Hugard Australian magician

Jean Hugard tovenaar uit Australië (1871-1959)

Languages
English (136)

French (12)

Covers
The royal road to card magicExpert card technique; close-up table magicCard manipulations, series 1-5More card manipulations, series 1-4Expert card techniqueCard magic for amateurs and professionalsHugard's magic manualClose-up magic for the night club magicianCard manipulations