Merlin, Jean: Jean Merlin's Rope Series 1 - Cut and Restored Rope
1973 Jean Merlin, Paris, France
Softcover, binder-bound, 8.5x11", 24 pages
              Merlin Rope Series 1
Image courtesy eBay seller Rrath

: Instruction is by J. Hodges' illustrations only, there is no text. Uses just ropes, no gimmicks.
First in a series of at least 12.

Contents (numbers are not page numbers)

1 The Jean Merlin Cut & Restored Rope
2 Two Other Rope Cuttings
3 Three Tricks with Rope Rings
4 The Whip Sleight
5 False Knot and The Flying Knot