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  • John Boys, Esq. gave him in all twenty pounds, but he died a young man, and left his self-working pumps unfinished.

    Letter 413

  • All the tricks in "Magical Mathematics" are of the "self-working" variety—meaning they require little or no physical skill—and while a grasp of the underlying mathematics is helpful, it is by no means a necessity.

    Pick a Card, Any Card

  • Some of these operations are done by hand, but it is very interesting to see self-working machines planing the sheets of metal to precisely the required thinness with mathematical exactness.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 488, May 9, 1885

  • Steinmeyer is also the inventor of two of the best self-working card tricks of recent times, and with his permission, we survey these below, in our own words, before considering some variations and presentational options.

    MAA Column - Devlin's Angle by Keith Devlin

  • Yeomen were "self-working farmers," distinct from the elite because they worked their land themselves alongside any slaves they owned.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Steinmeyer is also the inventor of two of the best self-working card tricks of recent times, and with his permission, we survey these below, in our own words, before considering some variations and presentational options.

    MAA Column - Devlin's Angle by Keith Devlin

  • Yeomen were "self-working farmers," distinct from the elite because they worked their land themselves alongside any slaves they owned.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Yeomen were "self-working farmers," distinct from the elite because they worked their land themselves alongside any slaves they owned.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Steinmeyer is also the inventor of two of the best self-working card tricks of recent times, and with his permission, we survey these below, in our own words, before considering some variations and presentational options.

    MAA Column - Devlin's Angle by Keith Devlin

  • Steinmeyer is also the inventor of two of the best self-working card tricks of recent times, and with his permission, we survey these below, in our own words, before considering some variations and presentational options.

    MAA Column - Devlin's Angle by Keith Devlin

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