23 entries in Illusions / Escapes
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henri Decremps Affiche singuliere d'un Faiseur de Tours, où l'on trouve une premiere esquisse des différentes branches de la Jonglerie. "Un homme peut se faire enchaîner de plusieurs maniers, & se détacher adroitement sans rien briser & sans employer les moyens qui paroissent le plus nécessaires" (title continued) in the process of telling the story how the author and Mr. went to see a performer called Pilferer, two methods of escapes are explained, the performer has two rings attached to his trousers which are secured with a rope which is attached to a pillar with a lock
1785 Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 1
Unknown Ein neues Sack-Kunststück No. 13, escape from large bag behind paravent
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 137
Hänsel Kastner Eine Illusion performer tied with chains and lock
Jan. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1) 11
Carl Willmann Mysteriöse Kofferkunststücke II. different suitcase design
June 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 6) 92
Dr. Med. v. Rutkowski Das gefesselte Medium I. apparently the Fly & Slade method
Mar. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 3) 44
Carl Willmann Das gefesselte Medium II.
Apr. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 4) 60
Carl Willmann Das gefesselte Medium III.
May 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 5) 77
William Dolezal The William Dolezal Escape Box
1945 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 34
Alyett Evasion d'une caisse emballage non truquée escape from box, followed by german translation "Flucht aus einer Packkiste die nicht vorbereitet ist"
Sep. 1946 La Baguette Magique (Issue 11) 4
Nick, Gile Menottes escape from handcuffs, rings with chain, followed by german translation "Handschellen"
Aug. 1948 La Baguette Magique (Issue 22) 6
Chas. "Colta" Jones The Escaping Shadow box to put hands in, handcuffed with light and shadow effect
1950 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 33
C. James Rainbo Trash Can Escape person locked in trash can
1954 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954) 40
Eddie Joseph Full View Flash Escape hands tied with rope and a handkerchief
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 235
Unknown The Sack Escape mail bag escape
1976 The Big Book of Magic 292
Unknown The Straitjacket Escape
1976 The Big Book of Magic 293
Unknown The Chain Gang Escape chain with two rings and padlock
1976 The Big Book of Magic 301
Unknown The Handkerchief Tie with handkerchief and rope
1976 The Big Book of Magic 303
Unknown Escaping from a Safe! No. 42
1983 101 Psychic Tests 12
Ali Bongo Pongolian Handcuffs wrists are tied with a rope, rope in 30cm tube to separate hands
1983 1983 1
Ali Bongo Rund um die Fluchtkiste
  • Wie erzielt man Lacher, ohne sich zu bemühen?
  • Ein Vorhang-Blitz-Löse-Mechanismus
  • Sicht von oben
  • Eine schnelle Sack-Befreiung
  • Die Pongolianischen Handschellen
Also published here
  • Genii
May 1994 Intermagic (Vol. 18 No. 3) 107
David Berglas The Beach in South Africa performer put in coffin and is then sunken into the sea, when the coffin is opened again, the performer has vanished and at its place a baby shark is found
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 147
David Berglas David in the Lion's Den performer in cage with a lion vanishes and appears far away, done in a zoo and appearance on a tall black, cage covered with curtain
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 204
Ali Bongo Foxy Wrist Tie easy wrist tie escape
2002 Lecture Notes — Geneva 2002 11