David Haversat has been in the magic business for most of his life. A dealer, writer, publisher, manufacturer, inventor and collector of all things magic. Haversat specializes in collectible and antique magic such as apparatus, posters, broadsides, illusions, letters, and autographs relating to magicians.

Leadership:

President: New England Magic Collector’s Association
Past President International Brotherhood of Magician’s, Powell Ring 59

Collections:

Too many to list. Includes purchases of thousands of items from dozens and dozens of individuals and estates.
Most notable -The Milbourne Christopher Collection

Projects, lectures, ownership:

Produced the 2001 Houdini Commemorative Token. Struck in Nickel, Silver and Gold
Miracle Coin Board aka Panel Board with video instruction
The Haversat Hinge: A One Handed Double Lift (Genni Magazine, September 2001)
Lecturer: Jack Chanin, Magic Collector’s Association
Lecturer: John McArdle, New England Magic Collector’s Assocation

Former partner in S.S. Adams L.L.C.

Owner of Zanadu Magic, Petrie Lewis (P&L) and National Magic Company.

Owner of several Walter Gibson titles, Master Magician’s, Illustrated Card Magic, Illustrated Close up Magic.

Books produced or published by David Haversat:

Sherms (David Haversat)

Chanin – The Man with the Magic Hands- ( David Haversat)

S.S. Adams – High Priest of Pranks & Merchants of Magic ( William Rauscher)

Magic in Rhyme (William Rauscher)

The Complete Pitchman (Don Boles)

Houdini – A Pictorial life ( Milbourne Christopher, Maurine Christopher, D. Haversat)

Encyclopedia of Mentalism and Mentalists (William Rauscher, Tony Corinda)

William Rauscher Titles Distributed by Haversat:

Silent Mora – The Story of Louis J. McCord

Milbourne Christopher The Man & His Magic

The Mind Readers

Pleasant Nightmares

Edd Patterson – Lifetime of Magic

Religion Magic & the Supernatural

Inventor of the following Magic Effects:

CSI Card (Card Effect)

Nickel Flight (Coin Effect)

Bleeding Heart (Card Effect)

Circus Seals (Children’s Effect)

Criminal Intentions (Card Effect)

Fortune Cookie Surprise (co-produced with Bryan Lizotte) (Card Effect)

And others…………..