Harry Lorayne



Harry Lorayne is an American magician and a memory-training specialist and writer who was called "The Yoda of Memory Training" by Time magazine. He is well known for his mnemonic demonstrations and has appeared on numerous television shows including The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. His book The Memory Book was a New York Times bestseller. His card magic, especially his innovations in card sleights, is widely emulated by amateur and professional magicians.

Harry Lorayne is a prolific author of memory training books intended for the public, as well as writing books for professional magicians. His ''The Memory Book'' has sold over two million copies, whilst in Chronicles: Volume One, Bob Dylan writes that he read Lorayne's book shortly
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The Memory Book: The Classi...

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3.98 avg rating — 1,986 ratings — published 1974 — 4 editions
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How to Develop Superpower M...

4.13 avg rating — 447 ratings — published 1956 — 29 editions
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Super Memory - Super Studen...

4.10 avg rating — 245 ratings — published 1972 — 3 editions
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Page-a-Minute Memory Book

3.99 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 1985 — 5 editions
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Ageless Memory

3.84 avg rating — 187 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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الدليل الكامل للتحكم في الذ...

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3.84 avg rating — 174 ratings — published 1998 — 12 editions
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Secrets of Mind Power: How ...

3.75 avg rating — 125 ratings — published 1975 — 14 editions
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Miracle Math: How to Develo...

3.75 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 1992
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Secrets of Mind Power

3.94 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 2005 — 8 editions
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Close-up Card Magic

4.22 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1962 — 6 editions
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“You cannot possibly remember anything you do not observe; and it is extremely difficult to observe or remember anything that you do not want to remember, or that you are not interested in remembering.”
Harry Lorayne, How to Develop Superpower Memory

“If you could do this all the time without the system, you wouldn’t need the system.”
Harry Lorayne, Secrets of Mind Power

“Making the pictures ridiculous is what enables you to really see them; a logical picture is usually too vague.”
Harry Lorayne, The Memory Book: The Classic Guide to Improving Your Memory at Work, at School, and at Play

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