Chymical, natural and physical magic

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Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts, 1858 - 201 páginas
 

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To Reveal a Persons Thoughts
16
The Revolving Syphon
19
The Expunged Figure discovered
20
A Brown Paper Magnet
21
Extraordinary Optical Illusion
22
A Liquid converted into a Solid
24
Singular Arithmetical Fact
25
The Watch Trick
27
To Tell any Number Thought of
28
The CannonBail Trick
29
Who Wears the Ring?
31
Houdins Nut Trick
32
Golden Ink
35
CONTENTS 25 Amusing Experiment
37
A Mariners Compass made on a Ladys Thimble
38
An Arithmetical Trick with Cards
39
A Pleasant Amusement for an Evening Party
40
The Magic
45
Fire upon
46
Fire by Percussion
47
Walking on Bedhot Iron Plates 33 The Moons Influence on Man and Plants
48
an Interesting Astro nomical Fact
49
The Letters of the Alphabet most used in Compos tion
50
The Magic Candle
51
Natural Crystals
52
The Feather Trick explained
53
Crystal Baskets
54
To pass a Shilling into a Ball of Worsted
55
To put Sand into Water without wetting
57
Chemical Transmutations 43 Changeable Pictures
59
Laughing
60
To Prepare Crimson Flame
61
The Elastic
62
Mysterious Disappearance Explained
63
To Produce the Sensations of Heat and Cold at the Same Time 49 To Burn the Poker in the Candle
64
Extraordinary Effects of Motion
65
To prove that Plants obtain their principal Nourish ment from the
67
The Pigeons Nest
68
Improved Sight
70
Curious Experiment
71
Spongy Lead
72
Freezing Water in a Bedhot Vessel 57 Beautiful Ornament for a Boom
73
A Flying Toy
74
Optical Amusement
75
Parlour Magic
76
Magic Mirrors
77
Clairvoyance explained
78
The Game of Scissors
84
a Solid produced by mixing Two Liquids
85
Vapourgraphic Glasses
86
To find the Difference between two Numbers the greater of which is unknown
87
The Magic Coffeepot
88
To tell a Person any Number he may privately fix on
91
Hot and Cold White and Black Water in one Vessel
92
Triplicity of the Year 1857
93
The Temperance Cup
94
A Brown Paper Electrical Machine
95
Phosphoric Oil
96
Change of Colours
97
The Number Eleven
98
To make Sulphur Coins
99
To Silver the Interior of Glass Vessels
100
Solid Steel will float on Water
101
Andersons Scrap Book Trick
103
Sympathetic or White Ink
104
Magic Milk
115
also to sort them after being cut any number of times in the mere act of dealing them out in a row
117
To prove that Air contains Water
119
Singular Effect of Tears
120
Conjuring a Ring
122
To Place Water in a Drinking Glass ndsipa po wu
124
Musical Flame
125
To Discover the Number of Pips on any three Cards which a person has privately taken from the Pack
127
All Sorts of Colours
128
The real WillothWisp
129
To cause Water to roll over Paper without wetting it
130
Magic Money
131
The Ring Suspended by a Burnt Thread
132
To put a lighted Candle under Water without ex tinguishing it
133
Curious Motions
134
A Leviathan Calculation
135
Wiljalba Frikells Obedient Watch
136
11 The Gong Poker
137
The Inexhaustible Bottle Trick explained
138
The Wizards Chain
140
Secret LetterWriting
141
The jEolian Harp
142
Instantaneous Crystallisation
144
Acoustic or Sound Figures
145
The WineMerchant and his Clerk
146
Imitation of Hoar Frost
147
To Copy Impressions
149
To Light a Candle without touching the Wick
150
To raise Fire by command
151
Hearing with the Teeth
152
To Stand an Egg upright
153
To Pass Six Halfpence through a Table
154
Houdins Ink and Fish Trick explained
155
A Colour that appears and disappears by the In fluence of the Air
156
Curious Phosphoric Experiment
157
Curious Multiplication
158
Rotatory Paradox Exhibiting practically the in teresting question of the Rotation of the Earth as rendered visible by the Pendulum
161
Which is the Boiled Egg?
163
Eatable CandleEnds
165
The Acrostic and Telestich
166
Three Liquors in One Glass
167
Boys Marbles
168
The Galvanic Battery
169
Rosin Bubbles
170
To Dip the Band into Water without wetting it
171
Imitation Coral
172
Crystal Ornaments
173
The Chemical Barometer
174
Scraps for the Curious
175
Coloured Fires
176
Dissected Leaves and Skeletons of Plants
177
Experiment for producing Living Creatures
178
Potichomanie or Glass Ornamenting
181
Novel use of the Perforations from Postage Stamps in Potichomanie
184
The Card Chain Puzzle
185
What a Glassful of Water will hold
186
The Law of Force
188
The Funny Funnel
189
Singular Experiment with Amorphous Antimony
190
Enigma
191
Ice made in a Drawingroom
192
Pyrotechny or Fireworks
193
The Gun or Pistol Trick explained
195
The Torn Card restored
196
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