Written by Arturo de Ascanio

2008
Work of Arturo de Ascanio

132 pages (Hardcover), published by Páginas
Illustrated with drawings by José Antonio Vega.
Language: English

(54 entries)

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Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Foreword as Fu Manchu
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Antonio Romero Introduction
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Pablo Luis López Mendizábal Preliminary Note from first edition in 1958
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Arturo de Ascanio Introduction - A few Words about Knives
  • Terminology
  • What Type of Knife Should be Used?
  • The "Fairly Complete" Set
22
Arturo de Ascanio The Paddle Move
  • A Modern Take on the Classic Handling
26
Arturo de Ascanio A. The Ring and Little Finger Grip
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Arturo de Ascanio B. The Knife Held between the Left Index Finger and Thumb
29
Arturo de Ascanio C. The Hand-To-Hand Toss
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Arturo de Ascanio D. The Classic Handling Performed with Two Knives. The V Turn
31
Arturo de Ascanio Through-The-Fist Turn
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Arturo de Ascanio The Third-Finger Turn
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Arturo de Ascanio The Ultra-Fast Turn
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Arturo de Ascanio The Ultra-Fast Turn with Two Knife
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Arturo de Ascanio The Psychology of the Paddle Move
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Arturo de Ascanio Two Psychological Procedures reasons for the paddle move
1. The Sharp Knife
2. "Breathing on the Knife"
40
Arturo de Ascanio Color Changes
  • The Classic Color Change
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Arturo de Ascanio Insertion Reverse knife color change
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Mariano Bringas A Color Change
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Lewis Ganson A Color Change in the Hands of a Spectator knife color change
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Unknown One-Handed Color Change knife color change
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Arturo de Ascanio, Roy Walton Color Changes with Two Knives
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Arturo de Ascanio A Color Change Using Regular Knives
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Minar Minar's Visual Color Change 3/4 knife
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Arturo de Ascanio The Psychology of the Color Change
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Arturo de Ascanio Handling the Knife as a Cigarette
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Arturo de Ascanio The Sliding Vanish
57
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Two Vanishes from Fu Manchu A. Holding the Knife by One End
B. Holding the Knife by Both Ends
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Arturo de Ascanio How to Tell the Sides of Knife apart by Feel
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Arturo de Ascanio Telling Two Knives apart by Feel
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Arturo de Ascanio The Quick Switch with jacket
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Lewis Ganson A. Switching two dissimilar Knives
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Arturo de Ascanio, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg B. Switching Two Knives with One Matching Side a) Switching a Gimmicked Knife or an Ordinary One
I. The Pick and Drop Switch (Fu Manchu)
II. Sleeving into the Left Sleeve (Fu Manchu)
III. Propelling the Knife inside the Right Sleeve
b) Switching an Ordinary Knife for a Gimmicked One
68
Arturo de Ascanio Preliminary Note chapter intro
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Fred Kaps A Routine by Fred Kaps color changing knife routine, with handkerchief
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Lewis Ganson A Routine by Lewis Ganson color changing knife routine, with handkerchief
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Arnaldo Curia A Routine by Arnaldo Curiá color changing knife routine, with handkerchief
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Arturo de Ascanio "Knives and Color-Blindness" miniature knives climax, with alternative handlings
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David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg Two Presentations by Fu Manchu idea for color changing knife
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David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg An Idea for a Shell for knife
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David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg A Pull Vanish for knife
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David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg A Psychological Turn for knife
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Arturo de Ascanio Holdouts for knives
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Eddie Joseph A Good Clean-Up transposition of knives
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Arturo de Ascanio A Subtle Idea for color changing knife
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Arturo de Ascanio An Opening Effect idea to start color changing knife routine
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Arturo de Ascanio The Knife in the Garter gag idea for color changing knife routine
108
Arturo de Ascanio A Holder for Miniature Knives
108
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg A Pretty Color Change
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Arturo de Ascanio A Knife Holder
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Arturo de Ascanio A Justification chapter intro
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José Paytubí Olius A Chapter by José Paytubí A. A Psychological Turn
B. The Propeller (A Color Change)
C. A Routine
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José Eugenio Martínez Muro A Routine by Martínez Muro aka Joe Burk, knife routine
125
Arturo de Ascanio Farewell
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Arturo de Ascanio A Big Thank You
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