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This site offers a catalog of Jim Steinmeyer's publications through Hahne Books, profiles and credits of his creations, and news on current projects. Or, you can contact Jim regarding consultation and designs.

Jim is responsible for popular illusions featured by professional magicians around the world, and special effects in theatrical shows from Broadway to Las Vegas. Through his designs and his writing on historical magic, he's been credited with creating the "defining illusions in contemporary magic:" deceptions featured by Doug Henning, David Copperfield, Siegfried and Roy, Harry Blackstone, Orson Welles, The Pendragons, Lance Burton, Mark Kalin and Jinger and many others.

At HahneMagic.com:
John Carney: The Master Sessions
, and Roberto Giobbi’s Card College 1&2, are two new dvd projects with these respected close-up magicians. Both dvd sets can be ordered through this site.


Jim's new newsletter is now online. You can find it by following this link: Public Newsletter

The Last Greatest Magician in the World is now available. This is Jim’s new biography of Howard Thurston, which has earned raves from critics.

Reminding and Deceiving, Jim's 1997 FISM Lecture Notes, has been out of print and unavailable for a number of years. This online edition of the notes is published through Revizzit at a special price of $10.00...

Reminding and Deceiving

Magic and Illusions