48 entries in Apparatus / Nest of Boxes
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Locked and Corded Box "Washerwoman's Bottle" to steal handkerchief stuffed in opaque bottle, reappears in box or nest of boxes or elsewhere
1876 Modern Magic 241
Unknown The Nest of Boxes
1876 Modern Magic 197
Carl Willmann Die Post im Salon finger ring vanishes (changes into spring flowers in the performer's hand) and reappears in nest of boxes attached to a flower bouquet
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 105
Unknown Der singende Kopf in der Kiste living head in nest of boxes
Jan. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1) 12
Carl Willmann Das siebenfache Kästchen nest of boxes with watch
Inspired by
  • Willmann's Salon-Magie, p. 406
Apr. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 4) 55
Professor Hoffmann, Joseph Michael Hartz, Professor De Vere The Locked and Corded Boxes nest of boxes
  • The Old Method
  • The Writer's Own Method
  • The Hartz Method
  • The De Vere Method
1903 Later Magic 172
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ring- und Tuch-Kunststück borrowed finger ring knotted in silk and put in glass, vanishes there and reappears in chosen bread roll, silk and ring vanish again, ring in nest of boxes that was given to spectator at the beginning
May 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
Franklin M. Chapman The Fastest Trick in the World with two nest of boxes and matchbox, transposition of two coins
1939 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 6) 3
Henry Hardin Aladdin's Box paper travels from nest of boxes to another box
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 598
Shaman Curious Coin marked coin wrapped in newspaper and burned, appears in nest of boxes
1940 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 112) 667
Eugene Laurant The Nest of Boxes four rings tied on ribbon, in boxes, with assistant
1941 Our Mysteries 39
Unknown French "Pill Box" Coin Mystery three coins from pill box to nest of packages
1943/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 160
William H. Wilson Watch and Nest of Boxes Without Assistent watch in present (nest of boxes)
1945 My Best 339
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Nest of Boxes Routine for closeup
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 319
Jack Yeager Three Nest of Boxes coin vanishes when dropped in glass of water and appears in one of three nest of boxes, free selection
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 22
John Hamilton Nested handling for nest of boxes
1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 235) 939
Rolland Hamblen Coin in Ball of Wool and Nest of Boxes entertaining routine with trick funnel and magic awl
1952 Modern Coin Magic 299
Eugene Gloye Build It Yourself Nest of Boxes parcel, with a watch
1952 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1952) 14
Frederica Boxology marked coin on a box, hand comes out and takes it inside, then the coin is found in a nest of boxes
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 80
Alan Shaxon, Tommy Scott The Watch in Bottle! coin in bottle, then watch to nest of boxes
Related to 1970 My Kind of Magic 33
Theo "Okito" Bamberg, Joe Berg Nest of Boxes ring in nest of boxes, two methods
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 61
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes coin vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes
1974 Tricks with Coins 15
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes ring vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes
1976 The Big Book of Magic 231
Tommy Wonder The Auction watch is destroyed and found unharmed inside a box
Inspired by
  • Jean Hugard's "5. The Auction" in "Modern Magic Manual", 1939.
Variations
1977 Jos Bema — Lecture 2
Unknown Nest of Boxes detailed overview, watch or ring to nest of boxes
  • No-Assistant Nest of Boxes (9 methods, Okito, John Pomeroy, Hughes, Himber)
  • Assistant Nest of Boxes (2 mehods, Martinka,
  • The Tabaret Loading Table
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 179
Ron Ferris The Card Cocoon nest of boxes with folded cards for a coin
Aug. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 373
Derek Dingle The Nefarious Nest of Boxes
1981 CoinMagic 256
Derek Dingle Nest of Boxes I
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 34
Derek Dingle Nest of Boxes II
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 35
Steve Dusheck Eggsceptional Eggs borrowed ring into nest of plastic eggs
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 67
"Fast Mike" Lewinski The Simple Killer card in signed envelope changes into ashes and is found in nest of boxes, Himber Wallet, duplicate
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 32
Richard Hughes Shooting a Girl into a Nest of Boxes signed billet is shot with a small cannon into a box, Lippencott Coin Box
1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 127
Karrell Fox Nest O' Purses ring to nest of purses
1986 For My Next Trick... 32
Karrell Fox The "Foxy" Nest O' Bags finger ring in nest of bags, glass with rolled up silk in final bag
1986 For My Next Trick... 119
Ron Wilson Flight of the Phoenix finger ring appears around borrowed bill in nest of boxes
Also published here
  • in "Genii" April, 1977
1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 122
John Bannon One is the Onliest one coin routine with signed coin and jumbo finale, coin to nest of boxes
1989 Without 4
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 18
John Bannon One is the Onliest one coin routine with signed coin and jumbo finale, coin to nest of boxes
1991 Smoke and Mirrors 29
Edward Marlo Olram's Nest of Purses marked coin into nest of purses
1993 The Olram File (Issue 16) 6
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 10
Robert Parrish The Nest of Boxes borrowed watch in nest of boxes, linking ring routine woven into structure (but not described)
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 1
Tommy Wonder The Watch in Nest of Boxes "A Quest for Ideal"
  • Method One
  • Method Two
  • Method Three
Inspired byRelated to 1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 267
Tommy Wonder Too Perfect?
  • The Watch in Nest of Boxes
  • Going On or Going Back
Related to 1996 The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 319
Camilo Vázquez La Moneda en la Pastilla de Alka Seltzer signed coin to Alka Seltzer, in nest of boxes
2003 La Magia Española del Siglo XX 207
Jörg Alexander Weber Ring und Geschenk ring & string routine with borrowed finger ring, then ring vanishes and travels into nest of boxes
Also published here 2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 56
Alexander de Cova Der Reisekoffer nest of boxes variation
2011 Seminar-Leviten 6
Jörg Alexander Weber Ring and Giftbox ring & string routine with borrowed finger ring, then ring vanishes and travels into nest of boxes
Also published here 2017 Magic Illusions 27
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay Knowing the Unknowable word from dictionary book predicted in nest of boxes
Inspired by 2020 Parlour Tricks 159