28 entries in Rope / General Comments
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
John Northern Hilliard Magic With Ropes
1938 Greater Magic 783
Ropes fixing ends
1938 Greater Magic 874
Harlan Tarbell Type of Rope used
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 339
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Hindu Rope Mysteries discussion of rope connections
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 292
E. J. Moore "Magnet" Rope magnetic rope connection
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 186
Martin Gardner String and Rope intro
1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 81
Oran Bailey Dent Trickities 3
  • "Watch Pocke" Gag
  • "Gone" Line
  • Production Gag
  • Rope Gimmick Tip
  • Liquid Air Hole Release
  • Balloon Breaking Gimmick
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 22
Harry Lorayne Rope Magic
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 143
George Sands Requirements and Modifications of 1st Edition comments on ropes for the Sandsational routine
1976 Sands Improved Ropesational 10
Karl Fulves 6 - Rope Magic
1977 The Magic Book 101
Karl Fulves A Bit of History on the previous routine
1982 Carlyle's 3-To-1 Rope 15
Karl Fulves Introduction
1986 Contemporary Rope Magic — Part I 1
Karl Fulves Rope Notes notes on rope effects, rope knot prediction in fortune cookies
1986 Contemporary Rope Magic — Part II 29
Karl Fulves Ropelets on gambling tricks with ropes
1986 Contemporary Rope Magic — Part III 57
Phil Willmarth Getting Started preparing a rope
1989 The Knot Collector 3
Karl Fulves The Preliminaries what rope to use, how to prepare it, presentational ideas (rope as suspenders or phone cord)
1990 Self-Working Rope Magic 1
Harlan Tarbell A Word About Magic With Ropes
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 159
Francis Tabary The Rope on what ropes to use
  • Color
  • Texture
  • Diameter
  • Preparation
  • Length
  • Onstage
  • Close-Up
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 3
Francis Tabary The Story of the Rope Routine on the development of the FISM 1991 routine
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 5
Francis Tabary The Routine as Seen by the Audience only description of FISM rope routine
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 13
Francis Tabary Thoughts on the Transformation of a Rope with Four Ends into Two Ropes
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 35
Francis Tabary Thoughts on the Display of Two Ropes and More
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 39
Francis Tabary Descriptions and Commentaries on the Various Effects of the FISM Rope Routine
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 93
Francis Tabary A Ring and a Rope
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 101
Francis Tabary You and The Stage
  • How can one open a routine?
  • 1. If the Rope is in your pocket
  • 2. The emcee hands you the rope
  • 3. The rope is brought to you
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 224
Francis Tabary How Do You End a Routine?
  • 1 You are onstage
  • 2. Close-up
    • First, with two ropes: one long and on short
    • Now for situations with three ropes: a long rope, a short rope and a medium rope
2004 The Award-Winning Rope Magic of Francis Tabary 230
J. W. Sarles Releaso with loop, outlining some patter by Sarles for a longer rope routine
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 211
Karl Fulves On Rope Magic
2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 562