Astonishing feats of preparation were consummated as if by legerdemain.
Priests, however, tolerate no rivals, and permit no legerdemain but their own.
You would do, by a piece of legerdemain, what you have not the courage to attempt openly.
Winchester lay the fewest of miles away, but somewhere there was legerdemain.
I admire it as a splendid piece of legerdemain; but it ...