Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

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Re: Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

Postby soveda » Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:14 am



I find it reasonably accessible to read, decidedly a dip in and out reference text mind you.

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Re: Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

Postby kevmundo » Sun Aug 19, 2012 7:29 pm

Ted wrote:You are right. There is nothing of value therein. Ignore it in its entirety. Don't try to interpret it. Don't try to understand the underlying principles.
T.


Can you point me in the dircetion of the post where I said that there is no value in this book? Or the bit where I suggest no-one should try and interpret it? Or the bit where I suggest no-one should try and interpret it's underlying principles?

I don't believe I said any of that. I said that the book is dry, and shouldn't be suggested to begginers. I maintain that that's completely true.

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Re: Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

Postby Ted » Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:09 pm

Good point. I withdraw my sarcastic post. I was probably irritated because you posted a contentious opinion intentionally, received some sensible replies and then restated your position (while agreeing with the sensible points). This seemed a little Trollish to me. I acknowledge that you didn't say the book is worthless. Apologies.
T.

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Re: Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

Postby kevmundo » Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:14 pm

In that case you're a gentleman and I apologise for any perceived trollish behaviour!

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Re: Practical Mental Magic - Theodore Annemann

Postby MentalMik » Tue May 30, 2017 10:11 am

Getting back into mentalism, I went out and got me a copy of this one, great stuff, second time I have owned this (I have brought Corinda's book three times!) great stuff, good for building your own routines.

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