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David Devant The Vest Servante
Related to 1903 Later Magic 25
William D. Forest A Coin Vanish
Related to Aug. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 3) 145
Al Baker Sympathetic Silks
Variations 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 347
Paul LePaul Cards in a Sealed Envelope
Related toVariations 1949 The Card Magic of Le Paul 214
Dai Vernon, Mac MacDonald Seven Card Monte card vanishes from packet and reappears on top of the deck, double facer
Related toVariations 1957 The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 88
Al Koran Encore Card Stab stacked, estimation, apparently by Patrick Page, see "Magic Page by Page" for credits
Related toVariations 1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 57
Peter Alexis Epic Slate Test sum prediction
VariationsAlso published here Mar. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 5) 90
Peter Kane The Blank Thought Deck blank deck, spectator thinks of any card, performer removes a blank card, all cards get faces and isolated card is thought-of one
Variations 1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 1
Karl Fulves Parablox paper box used to take props from it, at the end it changes to solid block of wood, posed as problem, see also p. 402 for solution by Bill Taylor
Related to
  • "Boxes or Blocks" (The Magic Wand, June-Sep 1933)
Variations
Nov. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 1) 374
Al Leech, Frank Garcia Ace Faroleros lost and found Aces, change to Kings, Aces found again
Inspired byVariations 1973 Super Subtle Card Miracles 59
Dick Zimmerman The Ultimate Vanish silk vanishes from long glass jar with screwed lid
Related toVariations 1973 Creative Magic 5
Paul Curry A Penny For Your Thoughts after some changes (written directions) the order of four coins and a rolled up bill is named
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here 1974 Paul Curry Presents 83
John Cornelius Gotcha! - Sleight Of Foot gag for "coin brushed under foot" in which it is not there at the end
Related toVariations May 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 735
Jan Torell A Giant Card to Silk card to silk, then more handkerchiefs and cards are produced
Variations 1975 Magic by Jan Torell 13
Bruce Cervon Boxed Sandwich selected card appears between four Kings in card box
Variations 1976 Card Secrets of Bruce Cervon 10
Roy Walton Ambitious Movie apparently visual penetration to top
VariationsAlso published here 1976 Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 1) 310
Al Mann Acidus introduction and rave for the move
Variations 1976 Acidus 1
Paul Harris Flash Fold initialed business card to match box, folded
Related toAlso published here 1976 The Magic of Paul Harris 62
Karrell Fox H.H. Coin Catcher coin stuck to thumb
Related toVariations 1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 157
Karrell Fox The B.S. Coin Pail coin on string attached to handle of pail, string struck for sound
Variations 1976 Clever.... Like a Fox 159
Ray Grismer Glaces Herbert Milton trick, where Aces appear in front of deck inside glass, briefly covered with handkerchief, ungaffed version
Variations 1981 ca. Glaces 1
Jay Sankey Time Is Money pocket watch into coins
Variations 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 12) 106
Michael Ammar Coins Thru Silk three silver dollars penetrate translucent silk
Inspired byVariations 1983 Encore III 78
John Kennedy Signed Card in Canister box in spectator's pocket, signed card appears therein folded
Related to 1983 Lecture III 25
Patrick Page The Silk Purse handkerchief vanishes and appears in purse
Variations 1984 Book of Thumb Tips 18
Peter Samelson Thimble Imp Pass table edge transfer with thimble
Inspired by
  • "Imp Pass" (Slydini Encores)
Related to
1984 Theatrical Close-Up 23
David Roth The Flurry Quick series of vanishes and reproductions
Inspired byVariations 1985 Expert Coin Magic 23
James Lewis Ordered Surprise deck in new pack order with Joker reversed in place of selection, selection to impossible location
Related toVariations 1985 Thinking About Magic 24
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Mr. Stickman stickman drawn on paper, it vanishes from there and appears on back of selection
Inspired byVariations 1987 When Creators Collide... 57
José Carroll The Unwary Cheater or The Nine Card Monte, ungaffed
VariationsAlso published here 1988 52 Lovers 47
Unknown Paper Clip Switch "Origin of the above switch is unknown. I've used it for about 25 years."
Related to 1988 Interlocutor (Issue 49) 226
Channing Pollock, Adolpho Freies Erscheine eines Tuches in der Hand II rubber band powered
Related toVariations 1989 The Lecture of Channing Pollock 19
Alexander de Cova Chopsticks and Sponges also with sponge eggs
Related toAlso published here Mar. 1990 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 3) 1755
Jay Sankey Paper Clipped Switch
Related to 1990 100% Sankey 38
Michael Ammar The Floating Bill elastic invisible thread suggested by Alexander de Cova
Related to 1990 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3 No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 46
Ken Krenzel Double S'Entendre two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of hands
Variations 1990 Close-up Impact! 12
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1990 Horizons 3
Alexander de Cova, Arturo de Ascanio Barocke Transposition II card in pocket transposes with card reversed in deck, then with bill in wallet
Inspired by
  • "Barocke Transposition" (Ascanio)
1990 Horizons 4
Alexander de Cova Karte in Schachtel "Signed Folded Card in Box", Slap Trick, then card to box
Related toVariations 1990 Horizons 9
Alexander de Cova Cloth Pin Switch
1990 Horizons 13
Alexander de Cova Linking Pins ... erweitert idea for climax
1990 Horizons 17
Alexander de Cova Soap Bubble Card card appears in bursted soap bubble
1990 Horizons 18
Alexander de Cova Das Teufelstuch ... einmal anders handling for retrieving vanished item
1990 Horizons 21
Alexander de Cova Die Westenservante ... für den armen Zauberkünstler body servante
1990 Horizons 23
Alexander de Cova Deck Vanish body servante
1990 Horizons 25
Alexander de Cova Coin Vanish complete with body servante
1990 Horizons 26
Alexander de Cova, Philippe Socrate Thanks to Socrate cigarette lighter lapping routine with body servante
1990 Horizons 27
Alexander de Cova Ein Universalhalter holder for body loads
1990 Horizons 28
Alexander de Cova, Jan Torell Blitz-Kartenverwandlung jumbo card (or sign, menu, ...) visually transforms into silk, ends clean
Inspired byAlso published here 1990 Horizons 29
Alexander de Cova, Carlos Corda, Channing Pollock Eine Seidentuchproduction rubber band powered
Inspired byAlso published here 1990 Horizons 33
Alexander de Cova Chop Stick Vanish sponge ball put in other hand with chop sticks
Also published here 1990 Horizons 35
Alexander de Cova Der (fast) Perfekte Salztrick "nach Slydini", using thumb tip with loop
1990 Horizons 38
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1990 The Magic is You 1
Alexander de Cova 1. Zauberkunst 1990 state of magic in 1990
1990 The Magic is You 2
Alexander de Cova 2. Was tun?
1990 The Magic is You 4
Alexander de Cova 3. Die zwei Pole
  • Close-up Magie
  • Figur (character)
1990 The Magic is You 5
Alexander de Cova 4. The Magic is You!
1990 The Magic is You 7
Alexander de Cova 5. Die Figur character development
1990 The Magic is You 8
Alexander de Cova 6. Die Realisation 1. Das Vaudeville-System
2. Die Trickauswahl
1990 The Magic is You 10
Alexander de Cova 7. Kreativität 1. Der Ideenpool
2. Das Creative Chart System
3. Die Mind Map Methode
1990 The Magic is You 14
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 3
Alexander de Cova Etwas zur Geschichte... credit information about the body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 4
Alexander de Cova Die Herstellung aus einer Kaffeedose making the body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 5
Alexander de Cova Münzenverschwinden complete coin vanish, using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 7
Alexander de Cova Anmerkung body servante to switch or ditch coins
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 10
Alexander de Cova Card Opener deck vanishes from hands, reappears in case, using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 11
Alexander de Cova, Jay Sankey Time is Money pocket watch cleanly transforms into stack of coins, using body servante
Inspired by 1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 14
Alexander de Cova Pegasus Card card to envelope using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 16
Alexander de Cova Traveller's Triumph using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 20
Alexander de Cova Mindwalk II loading prediction using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 22
Alexander de Cova, Philippe Socrate Thanks to Socrate cigarette lighter lapping routine with body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 23
Alexander de Cova Business Liquidation traveling credit card, using body servante
1990 Das Buch zur Body-Servante 24
Alexander de Cova Ein paar (?) Worte zuvor...
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 1
Alexander de Cova Ring in Teebeutel ring in tea bag
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Alexander de Cova False Transfer with Finger Ring
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
Alexander de Cova Schlüsseltransposition borrowed key under business card and coin in hand transpose
Inspired by
  • "Kajak" (Aldo Colombini, Spaghetti Magic)
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 8
Alexander de Cova Wheel of Fortune three items predicted in wallet
Inspired by 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 12
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) Unexplainable Acts by Gary Kurtz (written by Richard Kaufman) 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 15
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library: Don Alan by Don AlanInspired by 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 16
Alexander de Cova Seidentuchverschwinden silk vanish handling with thumb tip
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 18
Alexander de Cova Ein paar (?) Worte zuvor...
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 1
Alexander de Cova, "Joro" Bruno Hennig Ringtausch borrowed rings appear to transpose or be at several places at once
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 3
Alexander de Cova Tube for Ring from inside pocket to bottom of jacket, closing mechanism by Weber
Related to 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 5
Alexander de Cova Devil's Handkerchief Handling retrieving vanished ring
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 7
Alexander de Cova Tossing item tossed in air vanishes, secretly put in other hand behind back
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 15
Ken Krenzel, Alexander de Cova Synchronus two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of hands
Inspired byAlso published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 17
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 22
Alexander de Cova Theorie & Praxis
  • Der Effekt
  • Die Präsentation
  • Die Requisiten
  • Zuschauerbeteiligung
  • Kreativität
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) Encore I-III by Michael Ammar 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 30
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library: Michael Weber by Michael Weber 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 32
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library: Aldo Colombini by Aldo Colombini 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 2) 33
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 2
Alexander de Cova, James Lewis Karte in Brieftasche deck in new pack order with Joker reversed in place of selection, selection to wallet
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 13
Alexander de Cova Mein Salztrick
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 16
Alexander de Cova (reviewer) The Greater Magic Video Library: Daryl Martinez by Daryl Martinez 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 19
Alexander de Cova Chop-Stick Vanish sponge ball put in other hand with chop sticks
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 25
Michael Ammar, Alexander de Cova The Floating Bill with information about elastic, invisible thread, expanded translation from MAJ
Related to 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 28
Alexander de Cova Editorial
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 2
Alex Elmsley, Alexander de Cova Der Alex Elmsley Kartenspiel-Austausch Elmsley's switch with applications
Related to 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 7
Alexander de Cova, Scotty York 1. Scotty York's Razor Blade Card Trick as deck switch application
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 8
Alexander de Cova 2. Das Kartentuch picture of cards appears on silk
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 9
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 18
Alexander de Cova Impromptu Deck Vanish under silk, ditched in pocket
Inspired by 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 4) 22
Alex Elmsley The Empty-handed Pack Switch
Related toVariations 1991 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 145
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 3
Alexander de Cova Theorie & Praxis
  • Der Effekt
  • Die Präsentation
  • Die Requisiten
  • Zuschauerbeteiligung
  • Kreativität
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 4
Alexander de Cova Silk-Vanish open thumb tip handling, silk vanishes at fingertips
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 9
Alexander de Cova, "Joro" Bruno Hennig Ring-Tausch borrowed rings appear to transpose or be at several places at once
1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 12
Alexander de Cova Tube for Ring from inside pocket to bottom of jacket
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 14
Alexander de Cova Devil's Handkerchief Handling retrieving vanished ring
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 16
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 20
Alexander de Cova Card Shelf construction of a card shelf and brief card or other item to sealed envelope
Related to 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 23
Alexander de Cova Tossing item tossed in air vanishes, secretly put in other hand behind back
Also published here 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 25
Alexander de Cova, Ken Krenzel Synchronus two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of hands, without credits
Inspired by 1991 Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 27
James Swain New Wave Prediction four selections match four predictions with odd back design from wallet, rainbow deck
Variations 1992 Don't Blink 87
Alexander de Cova Über dieses Buch...
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 10
Alexander de Cova, Jan Torell Blitzkarten-Verwandlung jumbo card (or sign, menu, ...) visually transforms into silk, ends clean
Inspired byAlso published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 15
Alexander de Cova Total Recall two selections, odd/even, with variations:
1. Aus dem Stegreif (impromptu)
2. Mit zwei Kartenspielen (with two decks)
3. Für den Table-Hopper
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 19
Alexander de Cova Body Turn Switch
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 22
Alexander de Cova Heba's Fez egg from hand to hat/fez multiple times, two melons as final loads, with spectator on stage
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 25
Alexander de Cova Chair with Servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 26
Alexander de Cova, Roy Benson Fake Transfer described with fake egg
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 28
Alexander de Cova Purse Swindle silk vanishes from hand and reappears in purse (Patrick Page), then in purse frame
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 34
Alexander de Cova Mindwalk with sealed loading envelope
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 42
Alexander de Cova Soap Bubble Card card appears in bursted soap bubble
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 52
Alexander de Cova Purist Transposition blank cards signed by two spectator, transposition between cards in glass and wallet
Inspired by
  • Gene Anderson (Part Time Pro)
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 56
José Carroll, Alexander de Cova Card Steal from Glass to behind wallet
Related to 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 58
Alexander de Cova Wallet Extraction Switch as card is removed from wallet
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 58
Alexander de Cova, "Joro" Bruno Hennig Ringtausch borrowed rings appear to transpose or be at several places at once
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 60
Alexander de Cova, Michael Weber Tube for Ring from inside pocket to bottom of jacket, closing mechanism by Weber
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 62
Alexander de Cova Devil's Handkerchief Handling retrieving vanished ring
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 63
Alexander de Cova Premonition Plus
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 68
Alexander de Cova Deck Switch Case box that contains two decks
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 69
Alexander de Cova Himberring Routine using two Himber rings
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 77
Alexander de Cova Der Mandragones Umschlag envelope in clear plastic bag used to switch items
Inspired by
  • "Perfect Match" (Larry White)
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 83
Alexander de Cova 1. Eine unmögliche Vorhersage free selection predicted with jumbo card, switch-out
  • Die Bühnenversion (stage version)
  • ESP-Karten u.ä.
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 86
Alexander de Cova 2. Das Wendeblock-Prinzip
  • Die Namensvorhersage (name prediction)
  • Die Zahlenvohersage (number prediction)
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 87
Alexander de Cova 3. Der Buchtest using alphabet cards
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 88
Alexander de Cova $100 Bill Switch presentation with Topsy Turvy Bill intro
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 93
Alexander de Cova Glaces II deck in glass, four cards appear at face of deck on at a time with silk cover
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 96
Alexander de Cova, James Lewis Ordered Card to Wallet deck in new pack order with Joker reversed in place of selection, selection to wallet
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 99
Alexander de Cova Ultimative Münzendurchdringung three coins through clear plastic bag one by one
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 102
Alexander de Cova Hangman Plus stick figure on cardboard vanishes and appears on back of signed selection
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 108
Alexander de Cova Signed Folded Card in Box one card stabbed in paper back, second card folded in box
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 111
Alexander de Cova Der Wäscheklammer-Austausch cloth pin switch, with credit information on p. 111
Related to 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 113
Alexander de Cova Linking Pins Extended idea for climax
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 121
Alexander de Cova Chinese Money Mystery
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 122
Alexander de Cova, Arturo de Ascanio Barocke Transposition card in pocket transposes with card reversed in deck, then with bill in wallet
Inspired by
  • "Barocke Transposition" (Ascanio)
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 127
Alexander de Cova Body Servante construction, techniques and applications
Related to 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 135
Alexander de Cova Münzenverschwinden complete coin vanish, using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 138
Alexander de Cova Card Opener deck vanishes from hands, reappears in case, using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 141
Alexander de Cova, Jay Sankey Time is Money pocket watch cleanly transforms into stack of coins, using body servante
Inspired by 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 144
Alexander de Cova Pegasus Card card to envelope using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 145
Alexander de Cova Traveller's Triumph using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 148
Alexander de Cova Ein Mentaleffekt loading prediction using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 150
Alexander de Cova, Philippe Socrate Thanks to Socrate cigarette lighter lapping routine with body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 151
Alexander de Cova Business Liquidation traveling credit card, using body servante
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 151
Alexander de Cova Universalhalter holder for body loads
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 153
Alexander de Cova, Carlos Corda, Channing Pollock Snappy Silk Production rubber band powered
Inspired byAlso published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 155
Alexander de Cova Becherspiele cup load with ball
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 161
Alexander de Cova Gambler's Switch with bills or wallet, as monte climax
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 163
Alexander de Cova Silk Vanish open thumb tip handling
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 165
John Cornelius, Alexander de Cova Cornelius Card Control fan steal, "Durchschuss"
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 169
Alexander de Cova Chop Stick Vanish sponge ball put in other hand with chop sticks
Also published here 1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 172
Alexander de Cova Theorie & Praxis
  • Der Effekt
  • Die Präsentation
  • Die Requisiten...
  • Zuschauerbeteiligung...
  • Kreativität
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 179
Alexander de Cova Anmerkung body servante to switch or ditch coins
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 140
Alexander de Cova Editorial
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 2
Michael Ammar Der schwebende Geldschein continuation of translation of reference
Related to 1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 3
Alexander de Cova Der schwebende Geldschein floating bill handling by de Cova
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 8
Alexander de Cova McDonald's $100 Vier As Trick getting into it, presentation ideas
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 12
Alexander de Cova Magie mit dem Wurli-Wurm Squirmel/Wonder Worm ideas and routines
  • Die Vorbereitung (preparation)
  • Die beidhändige Handhabung (two-handed)
  • Die einhändige Handhabung (one-handed)
  • Auf dem Bleistift (with pencil)
  • Die Daumenspitze (thumb tip)
  • Aus dem Ärmel (sleeve)
  • Die "S" Faltung
  • Anstelle der Schaumgummibälle
  • Der farbwechselnde Wurm (color change)
  • Der ungezogene Wurm
  • Der Schlangenkorb (meine Lieblingsroutine)
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 15
Alexander de Cova The Perfect Pitch Jumbo Coin Vanish
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 5) 22
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zum ersten Jahrgang
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 2
Alexander de Cova Gary Kurtz portrait
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 15
Alexander de Cova, Peter Warlock Okito Glass Coin Vanish with glass and silk
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 22
Alexander de Cova Felt Tip Pen Sleeve Vanish flip stick with sleeving
1992 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6) 25
Alexander de Cova Einleitung
1992 Prinzipien in der Praxis 5
Alexander de Cova Fandango Asse Aces lost and found, change to Kings, Aces found again
Inspired by 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 10
Flip Hallema, Alexander de Cova Spotlight: Ein Interview mit Flip Hallema
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 12
Alexander de Cova Avapalaver
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1) 14
Alexander de Cova Avapalaver
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 2) 32
Alexander de Cova Avapalaver
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. Sonderausgabe No. 1) 38
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 39
Alexander de Cova Das 1. Ludwigsburger Zaubersymposium
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 42
Alexander de Cova Design Duplikation
Also published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 45
Alexander de Cova Avapalaver
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 46
Alexander de Cova Gedanken zum David Hoy Deck
Also published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 49
Tommy Wonder, Alexander de Cova Spotlight: Ein Interview mit Tommy Wonder
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4) 53
Alexander de Cova Der Ring-o-matic Effect ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
Also published here 1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 5) 59
Alexander de Cova Ring Rope Removal Switch as ring is removed from rope
1993 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 2 No. 5) 60
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 3
Alexander de Cova Ordered Surprise shuffled deck ends up in order, at the position of selection is the Joker reversed and signed selection is found folded and secured with cloth pin, brief explanation
Inspired by 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 4
Alexander de Cova Synchronus brief, two spectators choose cards in their hands and find the card of the other spectator, out of hands
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 5
Alexander de Cova Magnet-Gimmick magnet in trouser above knee
Related toAlso published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 5
Alexander de Cova, Philip T. Goldstein, Patrick Page Symbolismus picture cards with different symbols, special stack
Inspired by
  • Phil Goldstein's "Minds Eye Deck"
1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 6
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 8
Alexander de Cova Endless Loop Gag rope in hat, ends cannot be found
1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 9
Alexander de Cova Russian Delivery bill to nest of Matryoshka dolls
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 10
Alexander de Cova David Hoy Deck
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 11
Alexander de Cova Premonition Plus brief
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 12
Alexander de Cova Deck Switch Case box that contains two decks
1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 13
Alexander de Cova Das gibt es nicht! ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 14
Alexander de Cova Design Duplikation
Also published here 1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 14
Alexander de Cova Magician's Fooler packet is cut from deck and the rest put in card case, one card of the packet is placed reversed in the center of the rest, all cards are divined, peek case
1993 Seminarnotizen Steyr 1993 15
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor...
1994 Secrets No. 1 6
Alexander de Cova, James Swain Triple Prediction prediction from wallet, values written on blank cards
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 10
Alexander de Cova Four Aces in Motion load under ash tray from palm
1994 Secrets No. 1 12
Alexander de Cova, Toni Forster Dynamite Prediction Koran prediction
1994 Secrets No. 1 16
Alexander de Cova, Edward Marlo Four Card Switch
Related to 1994 Secrets No. 1 18
Alexander de Cova Impossible Card to Wallet Bendix Bombshell
1994 Secrets No. 1 21
Alexander de Cova Wild Card Exclusiv
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 23
Alexander de Cova Blank Thought Surprise blank deck, spectator thinks of any card, performer removes a blank card and it becomes named card in mirror
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 26
Alexander de Cova All Backs Display
1994 Secrets No. 1 27
Alexander de Cova On the Devilish aces lost and found, change to kings, aces found again
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 32
Alexander de Cova Vanishing Deck under silk, ditched in pocket
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 35
Alexander de Cova Mac Donald's Aces getting into it, presentation ideas
1994 Secrets No. 1 39
Alexander de Cova Boxed Transposition signed card from deck to case between aces, spectator handles double facer
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 42
Alexander de Cova, Roy Walton Ambitious Riser tabled, apparently visual penetration to top
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 52
Alexander de Cova, Jean Merlin Triple Transposition two card transposition with one card in wallet, repeat, then card becomes bill, in wallet are matches and in matchbox the folded card
Inspired by
  • Jean Merlin (Braunmüller's Intermagic)
1994 Secrets No. 1 53
Alexander de Cova Easy Coin Switch
1994 Secrets No. 1 65
Alexander de Cova Wild Coin Routine
1994 Secrets No. 1 69
Alexander de Cova Jumbo Coin Vanish
1994 Secrets No. 1 71
Alexander de Cova, Peter Warlock Multiple Sound Vanish with glass and silk
1994 Secrets No. 1 74
Alexander de Cova Convention Fooler coin under foot vanish with sucker element, other coin under foot
Related to 1994 Secrets No. 1 79
Alexander de Cova Easy Coins Across four silver and 4 china coins transpose one by one
1994 Secrets No. 1 82
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1994 Secrets No. 1 87
Alexander de Cova Ring-o-matic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
1994 Secrets No. 1 94
Alexander de Cova Ring Rope Removal Switch as ring is removed from rope
1994 Secrets No. 1 96
Alexander de Cova Four Cigarettes Vanish
1994 Secrets No. 1 97
Alexander de Cova Vanishing Bird Cage with clean-up
1994 Secrets No. 1 102
Alexander de Cova Phoenix from the Ashes third hand set-up, cloth held with both hands but one is secretly free
1994 Secrets No. 1 106
Alexander de Cova Fingertip Hints using finger tip instead of thumb tip, coin in purse frame application
1994 Secrets No. 1 109
Alexander de Cova Silk Vanish by Misdirection for large silks, fake corner in fingertip
1994 Secrets No. 1 112
Alexander de Cova Bill in Edding finger tip
Related to 1994 Secrets No. 1 114
Alexander de Cova Das Transparente Clipboard
  • Die Herstellung es Clipboards
  • Die Zettel
  • Wie das Clipboard arbeitet
  • Die "Klassische" Präparation
  • Methoden, das Deckblatt unbemerkt beiseite zu bringen
  • Die Umschlag-Methode
1994 Secrets No. 1 119
Alexander de Cova 1. Namensvorhersage
1994 Secrets No. 1 125
Alexander de Cova 2. Wortvorhersage
1994 Secrets No. 1 126
Alexander de Cova Ringflight Professional no pull
1994 Secrets No. 1 131
Alexander de Cova Appearing Cigarette
1994 Secrets No. 1 135
Alexander de Cova Thumb Tip Handling á la Slydini table edge, showing hands empty
Related to 1994 Secrets No. 1 138
Alexander de Cova Sugar Dandy performer drinks water, then ice cubes appear from mouth
1994 Secrets No. 1 139
Alexander de Cova Was Neues...
1994 Secrets No. 1 145
Alexander de Cova, Dai Vernon Seven-Card-Monte card vanishes from packet and reappears on top of pack, three phases
Inspired by 1994 Secrets No. 1 151
Alexander de Cova Etwas zu diesem Seminarheft und meiner Person
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 5
Alexander de Cova Der Charakter on the stage character of the performer
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 9
Alexander de Cova Etwas über Ethik on ethics in magic
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 11
Alexander de Cova Ideen zu Cellini's Straßentisch on Cellini's street magic table
  • Die Platte
  • Das Gestell
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 14
Alexander de Cova Bill in Edding bill to marker pen, finger tip
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 19
Alexander de Cova Super Easy Triumph cheek to cheek handling
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 22
Alexander de Cova Invisible Magnetic Holdout magnet in trouser above knee
Also published here 1995 Verblüffend Einfach — Einfach Verblüffend 27
Alexander de Cova Zu Guter Letzt...
1995 Verblüffend Einfach - Einfach Verblüffend 30
Michael Kaminskas Restored on the deck
Related to
  • Alexander de Cova's Flash Restoration
1996 Miracle Material 12
Alexander de Cova Master Silk Routine
Inspired byVariations 1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 1
Alexander de Cova The Psychodelic Winning Game two handlings, peek deck, miscalling or billet switch with index
1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 4
Alexander de Cova Peanuts peanut jar, spectator estimates number of peanuts and is correct
Inspired by
  • "Jelly Beans" (Jim Steinmeyer)
1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 9
Alexander de Cova Secret Deck Switch with table and silk, stand-up
1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 12
Alexander de Cova Heinz Ketchup?! bottle vanish, with switch of real for latex Nielsen bottle
1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 13
Alexander de Cova Double Action Pull System
Related to 1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 15
Alexander de Cova, Dick Zimmerman Perfect Silk Vanish from milk bottle
Inspired byAlso published here 1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 16
Alexander de Cova Mein Lieblings-Zaubertisch construction of magic table
1997 Seminarunterlagen 1997 19
Alexander de Cova Ein paar Worte zuvor...
1998 Secrets No. 2 7
Alexander de Cova Improved Master Silk Routine
  • Die verbesserte Variante
Inspired byVariations 1998 Secrets No. 2 11
Alexander de Cova Any Card at Any Number peek deck, miscalling
1998 Secrets No. 2 18
Alexander de Cova The Psychodelic Winning Game peek deck and billet switch with index
1998 Secrets No. 2 24
Alexander de Cova Peanuts peanut jar, spectator estimates number of peanuts and is correct
Inspired by
  • "Jelly Beans" (Jim Steinmeyer)
1998 Secrets No. 2 28
Alexander de Cova Perfect 9-Card-Monte with three-card-monte intro
Inspired by 1998 Secrets No. 2 33
Alexander de Cova Heinz Ketchup?? bottle vanish, with switch of real for latex Nielsen bottle
1998 Secrets No. 2 39
Alexander de Cova Stand-up Deck Switch with table and silk
1998 Secrets No. 2 43
Alexander de Cova Manipulation - Wie geht's eigentlich los? about stage manipulation, acts to see ("Welche Darbietungen sollte man unbedingt gesehen haben und vor allem warum???")
1998 Secrets No. 2 49
Alexander de Cova Frack, Weste und noch viel mehr... clothing for stage manipulation
  • "Neuralgische" Punkte im Frack
  • Paddings
  • Das Topit
  • Das Nackenband
1998 Secrets No. 2 52
Alexander de Cova Mechanische Halter holders for body loading
  • Das Prinzip
  • Der "Profi-Halter"
  • Etwas über Halterbefestigungen
  • Der Billiardball-Halter
1998 Secrets No. 2 61
Alexander de Cova Der Magnethalter und seine Anwendungen magnetic holder system for body loading
Related to 1998 Secrets No. 2 65
Alexander de Cova Der Verschwindende Spazierstock vanishing cane, ending empty handed
1998 Secrets No. 2 68
Alexander de Cova Das De Cova - Haltesystem holder system for body loading
1998 Secrets No. 2 69
Alexander de Cova Stand-up Flurry jumbo coin finale
Inspired by 1998 Secrets No. 2 73
Alexander de Cova Ball zu Tuch ball visually changes to silk
1998 Secrets No. 2 78
Alexander de Cova Warum Seminare... thoughts about magic lectures
1998 Secrets No. 2 83
Alexander de Cova Mein Bartable
1998 Secrets No. 2 87
Alexander de Cova Straßenzauberkunst - Eine kleine Abhandlung article about street magic
1. Einleitung
2. Voraussetzungen (table, pouch, where to perform, ...)
3. Das erste Mal (the first time)
4. Wie man ein Publikum gewinnt (crowd building)
5. Das Einsammeln des Geldes (collecting money)
6. Andere Kollegen... (colleagues)
7. Werbung (promotion)
8. Kinder im Publikum (children in the audience)
9. Kreativität
10. Trickauswahl & Literaturangaben (repertoire and source)
1998 Secrets No. 2 87
Alexander de Cova Das Aranka-Prinzip card or other item to sealed envelope, with multiple loading methods (no-palm, from palm, from card shelf)
Inspired byRelated to 1998 Secrets No. 2 137
Alexander de Cova Tektron-X reading method for billet in wallet
Inspired by 1998 Secrets No. 2 145
Jay Sankey, Alexander de Cova Paper Clipped Switch
1999 Magic Atlas 108
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
2002 Homemade Magic 4
Alexander de Cova News-Fisch no-tear restauration followed by production of huge plastic fish
2002 Homemade Magic 5
Alexander de Cova Jumpy-Knot knot visibly jumps off rope
2002 Homemade Magic 7
Alexander de Cova Eierbeutel presentational idea
2002 Homemade Magic 8
Alexander de Cova Coin-Catch coin production gimmick and sound gimmick in bucket
Inspired by 2002 Homemade Magic 9
Alexander de Cova Gumball many sponge balls disappear from hand, gimmick
2002 Homemade Magic 12
Alexander de Cova Ring-o-matic ring penetrates on rope when middle of rope is lowered down into hat where ring is in glass, repeat
2002 Homemade Magic 14
Alexander de Cova Ring Rope Removal Switch as ring is removed from rope
2002 Homemade Magic 16
Alexander de Cova Rosediction price of rose predicted on its price tag
Also published here 2002 Homemade Magic 19
Alexander de Cova Benson Bowl
2002 Homemade Magic 23
Alexander de Cova, Roy Benson Verschwindegriff
2002 Homemade Magic 24
Alexander de Cova Vitamin B signed paper to plastic tube
2002 Homemade Magic 27
Alexander de Cova Master Silks further improvement
Inspired by 2002 Homemade Magic 32
Sveroni Der Geldschein im Filzstift signed bill travels to marker which is held by spectator
Related to 2002 Kreative Magie 32
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
2003 Gambit 3
Alexander de Cova, Peter Alexis 16 Digits sum prediction with slate
Inspired by 2003 Gambit 5
Alexander de Cova Kartenwanderung
2003 Gambit 9
Alexander de Cova Gipsy Switch with silk and glued block
2003 Gambit 10
Alexander de Cova Parablox paper box used to take props from it, at the end a final load it taken out that fills it completely
Inspired by 2003 Gambit 12
Alexander de Cova 6 Steine five white and one black stone
Inspired by
  • "Kurotsuke" (Max Maven, VideoMind 1)
2003 Gambit 16
Alexander de Cova Der Stamperltrick bill travels to shot glass covered with paper
2003 Gambit 18
Alexander de Cova Karte IST Zigarette cigarette in mouth transforms into rolled, signed selection, Tom Mullica effect
2003 Gambit 22
Alexander de Cova Cigarette Switch
2003 Gambit 23
Alexander de Cova Die Technik des Ärmelns sleeving method
2003 Gambit 25
Alexander de Cova Vorwort
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 3
Alexander de Cova Die D-E-C-O-V-A Formel method for constructing effects
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 4
Alexander de Cova Verschiedene Formen der Zauberkunst magic genres
  • Clowneske Magie
  • Theatralische Zauberkunst
  • Virtuelle Zauberkunst
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 5
Alexander de Cova Zauberkunst ist eine Technologie!
  • Worin besteht denn nun die Technologie in der Zauberkunst?
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 6
Alexander de Cova Die fünf Schritte der Täuschung five steps of deception
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 7
Alexander de Cova Falsche Annahmen - die Grundlage der Täuschung assumptions
  • Tips, wie man falsche Annahmen in eine Routine einbaut
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 7
Alexander de Cova Der Aufbau eines Programms
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 8
Alexander de Cova, Gene Anderson Der "10-Punkte-Plan" nach Gene Anderson
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 8
Alexander de Cova Über den Lernprozeß und Automatisierung
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 10
Alexander de Cova Die 5 Schritte, wie ein neuer Griff einstudiert wird how to practice sleights
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 11
Alexander de Cova Die 5 Schritte zur Meisterschaft five steps to championship
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 12
Alexander de Cova Wie man eine Routine zusammenstellt
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 13
Alexander de Cova Über Lampenfieber about nervousness
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 13
Alexander de Cova Kongresse, Wettbewerbe conventions and competitions
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 14
Alexander de Cova Seminar lectures
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 15
Alexander de Cova Epilog
2003 D-E-C-O-V-A Formel 15
Jay Sankey, David Acer Under Foot expose the "brush coin under foot" gag, but reveal that the penny under the foot has become a quarter
Related to 2004 Random Acts of Magic 280
Alexander de Cova Einleitung
2006 Misdirection Kit 6
Alexander de Cova Grundlagen misdirection basics
  • Quellen dieses Werkes
2006 Misdirection Kit 9
Alexander de Cova Was ist Misdirection?
  • Wozu Misdirection?
  • Das Zwiebelmodell
  • Das Folienmodell
2006 Misdirection Kit 12
Alexander de Cova Das Misdirection Kit in der Praxis
  • Schritt 1: Die Analyse des Kunststückes
  • Schritt 2: Schwachstellen suchen
  • Schritt 3: Techniken auswählen
  • Schritt 4: Umsetzung in der Praxis
2006 Misdirection Kit 16
Alexander de Cova Der 5-Punkte-Plan 1. Der Zustand
2. Die Aktion
3. Das Resultat
4. Der Recall
5. Magie!
Das Drehbuch schreiben
2006 Misdirection Kit 21
Alexander de Cova Aktive Misdirection 1. Aktive Techniken zum Tarnen und Verschleiern
2. Aktive Techniken zum Ablenken
2006 Misdirection Kit 26
Alexander de Cova Passive Misdirection 3. Passive Techniken zum Tarnen und Verschleiern
4. Passive Techniken zum Ablenken
2006 Misdirection Kit 58
Alexander de Cova Tipps zum Schluss
  • Keep it simple
  • Zauberpartner suchen
  • Zaubertagebuch führen
  • Zentralisieren Sie Ihre Arbeit
2006 Misdirection Kit 69
Alexander de Cova Pokerama re-deal stacking, with dealing shoe, three phases
Inspired by 2007 Pokerama 1
Alexander de Cova False Dealing Lotion used openly as part of presentation
2007 Pokerama 3
Denis Behr The Green Card folded odd-backed card turns out to be later signed selection
Inspired byVariations 2011 Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 2 12
Alexander de Cova Cloth Pin Switch as folded card is pulled off cloth pin
2011 Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 2 17
Alexander de Cova Ein Simsalabim an die Kollegen !
2011 Seminar-Leviten 1
Alexander de Cova Der Universal-Austausch all-purpose switch
2011 Seminar-Leviten 1
Alexander de Cova Der Schottische Silbermünzen-Trick combination with sources
2011 Seminar-Leviten 1
Alexander de Cova Der Bibeltest
2011 Seminar-Leviten 1
Alexander de Cova Wenn man mit den Adlern fliegen will no pull
2011 Seminar-Leviten 2
Alexander de Cova Ein Schlauch in der Hose connection tube of both trouser pockets
2011 Seminar-Leviten 2
Alexander de Cova, Carlos Corda Seidenproduktion rubber band powered
Inspired byAlso published here 2011 Seminar-Leviten 2
Alexander de Cova Der Schottische Apfel silk to apple
2011 Seminar-Leviten 3
Alexander de Cova Zarrow Mischen finesse
2011 Seminar-Leviten 3
Alexander de Cova, Richard Vollmer Murmeltier 4&4
2011 Seminar-Leviten 3
Arturo de Ascanio, Alexander de Cova Das Diagonale Stehlen
2011 Seminar-Leviten 3
Alexander de Cova Daumenspitz-Findigkeiten thoughts on the thumb tip
Trick Nr. 1 - Die Sicherheitnadeln
Trick Nr. 2 - Die Rosenvorhersage
Trick Nr. 3 - Das Laden in ein Tuch
Trick Nr. 4 - Stehlen aus dem Tuch
Trick Nr. 5 - Slydini Transfer
2011 Seminar-Leviten 4
Alexander de Cova Der Flug des Ringes no pull
2011 Seminar-Leviten 4
Alexander de Cova Die neue Gauklertasche design for busking pouch
2011 Seminar-Leviten 4
Alexander de Cova Gedanken zur Rezvani-Schalenroutine
2011 Seminar-Leviten 5
Alexander de Cova De Covas Schalenroutine
2011 Seminar-Leviten 5
Denis Behr, Alexander de Cova Die Grüne Karte folded odd-backed card turns out to be later signed selection
Inspired by 2011 Seminar-Leviten