Simon & Schuster, Jan 1, 1993 - Games - 159 pages
In 150 cleverly conceived and designed full-color illustrations, the creators of Pentagames and Pentagrams present visual illusions that will mock the eye's perceptions, sleight-of-hand tricks that will astonish an audience, and diverting and unusual pencil and paper-folding games.
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Anamorphic ANAMORPHOSIS Roll angles appear Ask a spectator Ask someone ball blue silk bottom card trick Centraal Museum centre circle coin Collection of Toys Cut the pack disc Dover Publications Inc edges envelope Exchange packs eyes finger and thumb flexible mirror FRENCH DROP front glue Gold Collection grey half hidden reality hold hole Illusion inches knot left hand left thumb length of rope lines look loop LOVE PARIS Martin Gardner match-box mirror that comes Museum newspaper original anamorphosis packet paper pattern picture is called piece of string Place the tube places the pencil playing card pull red silk reveal its hidden ribbon right hand right thumb Roll the flexible rubber band salt cellar shaded outer band shown silks slip slit small end specially distorted picture spiral square STAR Take a photocopy Tell your audience THAUMATROPE thread thumb and forefinger tube mirror twine Utrecht