Lorayne: The Classic Collection 3: Omissions, Additions, Decisions, Revisions, Upgradings and Updatings for and of Quantum Leaps, Trend Setters, Dingle’s Deceptions plus Numero Uno & The Great Divide.
From the flaps:
There’s a reason for the success of any HARRY LORAYNE book. In the magic world Harry Lorayne is considered to be the best writer/teacher of, entertainer with, playing cards. Mr. Lorayne’s exalted reputation began with Close-Up Card Magic (1962), which became an instant classic. That reputation grew in leaps and bounds with each succeeding book. What you have in your hands right now is his
re-write, his additions, revisions, updating/upgrading of more of his early classic books/routines—QUANTUM LEAPS, TREND SETTERS, DINGLE’S DECEPTIONS, THE GREAT DIVIDE, NUMERO UNO.
A few, of so many, unsolicited testimonials:
Buy it, read it, learn it, love it, live it. That encapsulates my feelings about ALL of Harry Lorayne’s work. (Vlad)
If you’re going to learn and be inspired from/by anyone—learn from, be inspired by, the best there is! Harry Lorayne IS the BEST! (Paul Gordon)
Harry, you set the bar for me in terms of what was possible and the standard to reach as far as excellence is concerned. (Michael Vincent)
Harry Lorayne’s influence on how effects are written up is equivalent to Shakespeare’s influence on the theatre. (Gary Kosnitzky)
Harry Lorayne’s tremendous output of high quality magic, his influence on the Art, is profound and ever-lasting as the written word itself. The “Shakespeare of Magic” might not be too much of an exaggeration! (Chrismatt)
No writer of magic perhaps more gifted than Harry Lorayne. There are too many card gods to count but Mr. Lorayne is “Zeus atop Mount Olympus.” (Panlives; Magic Cafe—June 15, 2010)
The best advice I can give is—buy everything that Harry Lorayne puts out. (Rimbaud)
In my opinion the best card work ever assembled is Harry Lorayne’s work—every one of his tricks is a worker. (Steve Conner)
Harry. You’re one of the greatest entertainers with a deck of cards I’ve ever seen, and I’ve seen a lot of magic in my lifetime. Your books are great—a great investment in learning commercial card magic. (Glenn Bishop)
You do so much more than so many others combined. I would have given up magic if not for your books. You set the standard of how a magic book could and should be written. (Gerald Ochoa)
You truly are the greatest writer and teacher in magic—ever. (Jeremy Lasky)
Most of your stuff blows other magicians away: they look at me as if I’ve found the Holy Grail. (Robert E. Kimball)
Any student of Harry Lorayne’s books will become a fantastic magician. Harry teaches MAGIC, not tricks, and very powerful magic indeed. (Grandpa Chet)
Yours are the greatest books on card magic. Your concise instructions and insights are what truly make you the Best Teacher of card magic Ever. (Nick Macri)
Harry Lorayne IS card magic! (Chris Kavanagh)
The Classic Collection Volume 3 has never before been offered as a PDF download. The Conjuring Arts Research Center is proud to have partnered up with Harry Lorayne to be the exclusive retailer of this exciting, new format.