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The Burnaby Kid
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After giving it a lot of thought, here's the Jolly Almanac of Card Knavery, a 240ish page PDF for learning card magic, available for free.

https://theburnabykid.com/nwmb/2018/10/1......knavery/

Inside are 12 chapters of material, including dozens of techniques, over 70 tricks, and essays about magic theory.

I'm distributing it under a creative commons license (more details within the PDF itself in the book's Introduction). There are some relevant terms in there involving how to share this with others, but otherwise, if you want to download the PDF and start learning, it's available for free.

Hope you guys have had a good weekend!
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mlippo
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Thank you Andrew!

I've just downloaded it.
It'll take some time to read ...

Well guys, we may have another source to choose if we want to start the wonderful journey into card magic!

Mark
gomerel
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I haven't read through all of it. (I'm not a card guy.) But it looks great. The interludes will be helpful for all beginning magicians.
Lord Anacho
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I like it!. I'm always interested in perusing beginner's texts, and this seems very nice! Well Done Kid! Smile
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MikeDVx
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Very cool. Working through RRCM right now, and modern comments are welcomed. Thanks for the effort!
SaltyDog
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A big Thank You for making this available. I am looking forward to going through it more detail. Good On You!
gismo
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Great job, thank you
TeddyBoy
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Super effort...a true labor of love!
So many sleights...so little time.
Cheers,



Teddy
ActionJack
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You put a lot of effort into this. Thank you. I have only just started to peruse it but it looks very well done.
Terrible Wizard
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Amazing!
vanp8
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I can't wait to start studying your book. Definitely a keeper. Thank You.
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