Device and Illusion by Jim SteinmeyerClick to buy from an authorized Dealer.
Location: Burbank, CA, USA
Date: 1991, 1997
Layout: 8"x9", hardbound
Jim Steinmeyer’s first book on stage illusions, containing 9 surprising and deceptive illusions and 6 stand-up effects for magicians. In each case, the emphasis is on presentation and practicality, with diagrams and dimensions so the effects can be constructed in workshops.
Now a standard text on the subject, Device and Illusion has been acclaimed as a valuable and important collection of effects, and many of the illusions in the book have been featured by professional magicians.