Conjuring Credits

The Origins of Wonder

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-The first description occurs ​in R.P's //Ein Spiel Karten// ​(1853, translated by DrLori Pieper ​in 2005), in a trick with the translated title of “The Nameless Card.” It is a gag, rather than a magic trick. However, Hofzinser was known to use this gaffed card for magical uses in the mid-1800s. See Domination of Thought in //Hofzinser’s Card Conjuring// (1910, English ​translation ​1931).+The use of a double-backed card appeared ​in R.P's //Ein Spiel Karten//1853, p68 of the Pieper ​translation. It was used as a gag, rather than a magic trick. However, ​Johann ​Hofzinser was known to use this gaffed card for magical uses in the mid-1800s ​(see Domination of Thought: Second Method ​in Ottokar Fischer'​s ​//Kartenkünste ​//1910, p. 85 of the Sharpe ​translation).
  
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