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The Official Rules of Card Games; Hoyle Up-to-date 1915-1916

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, The United States Playing Card Company: 1916

Edition: Twentieth Edition

Seller ID: 004687


Original stapled soft cover. Very few light pencil notes. Minor spotting to covers. Very interesting catalog of card designs and poker chips at back of book. Text is 255 pp. Catalog is 17 pp. LAID IN is a 4-page update to the Laws of Auction, which were changed after this book went to print. View more info

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Chess; The Teach Yourself Books

By: Abrahams, Gerald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Teach Yourself Books: 1969

Edition: Reprint of 1953 Edition

Seller ID: 010083


Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage, but a few tiny flecks of white on cover. Arranged into three parts: The Elements, Tactics and Strategy, and Chess Learning. Many illustrations showing pieces in position on the board. 256 pp. View more info

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Improve Your Golf; the Professional Way

By: Adwick, Ken (et al)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday: 1987

Seller ID: 001095


Original green cloth on boards. Colour photo DJ has 6-inch repaired tear upper left. 160 pp. View more info

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Scouting Games

By: Baden-Powell, Lord

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd.: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009483


Light blue softcover. Cover pulled away from text block 2 inches at foot. Minimal underlining. All text easily readable. A wide variety of games, including some for every imaginable situation. 144 pp. View more info

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Games for Hallow-e'en

By: Blain, Mary E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Barse and Hopkins: 1912

Seller ID: 006100


Original red cloth on boards. Cover edges faded from moisture, not affecting interior. Most of these games are dated, the results deciding who will marry first, who will have a long and happy life, whose lover is true, etc. Interesting as a sociological study. 60 pp. View more info

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Contract Bridge of 1930

By: Boyden, Elizabeth Clark and Warren, Mrs. Prescott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harcourt, Brace: 1930

Seller ID: 000024


Attractive black cloth with red dec. and lettering. Part l - Bidding. Part II - Play. Part III - Illustrated Hands, plus Laws and Index of Laws. Minor edge wear, upper right corner of title page clipped "WD" on FFEP. 200 pp. "Resist the thrill the Slams might bring, and be content. The game's the thing." View more info

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The Scrabble Book

By: Brandreth, Gyles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Mallard Press: 1990

Seller ID: 006258


Original full colour laminated boards. Unclipped DJ matches. No writing or damage. Rules, history, puzzles, challenges, foreign language, records, answers, bibliography. A perfect gift. 221 pp. View more info

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Culbertson's Summary of Contract Bridge

By: Culbertson, Ely

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, John C. Winston Company: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 010403


Blue cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ. Thumb-indexed pages on sturdy card stock. Convenient pocket size. 64 pp. View more info

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Contract Bridge Red Book On Play

By: Culbertson, Ely

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Company: 1934

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010431


Red cloth on boards. Gilt lettering worn. Slight wear to head and foot of spine. Previous owner's name in bold pencil. Overall a sound and clean copy which has been well cared for. Written by the acknowledged expert of the period. Check our listings for other titles by this author or his wife. 616 pp. with index. View more info

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Contract Bridge for Beginners

By: Culbertson, Josephine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber, Limited: 1944

Edition: Second Edition Reset

Seller ID: 010404


Blue cloth on boards. DJ has small tears head and foot of spine. No writing. Untrimmed edges. 192 pp. View more info

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Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi

By: Devol, George H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Henry Holt and Company: 1926

Seller ID: 004566


Original deep red cloth with hand of cards in circle on boards. Cover a bit grubby, but no writing except previous owner's name in light pencil. Typo in spine title states "of" instead of "on". Racial slurs. 288 pp. View more info

The Chess-Players' Manual, Containing the Laws of t he Game

By: Gossip. G.H.D.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012454


A handsome volume according to revised code of British Chess Assocition and revised and edited with American appendix by S. Lipschutz. 884 pp. plus Appendix of 122 pp. Very heavy book will need extra postage. No writing or damage. View more info

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The Jumbo Entertainer

By: Hart, Harold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hart Publishing Company: 1946

Seller ID: 001584


Original yellow cloth with red titles on boards. No DJ. A big book of quizzes, games, contests, and jokes (clean ones) for any age and occasion. A few pencilled answers erased. Correct answers at back of book. Multi-pic endpapers. Previous owner's name. 383 pp. View more info

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"Saturday" Auction Bridge

By: Hellespont

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, West Strand Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1910

Seller ID: 010401


Green cloth on boards. Cover shows four gold aces. Laws of Auction Bridge. Declarations. Bidding. Doubling. Trumps. No Trumps. Strategy. Amenities. This book has been used, resulting in some looseness in the binding. Foxing spots to the edges. 207 pp. View more info

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The Game of Euchre; Including Treatises on French Euchre, Set-Back Euchre, Etc. And Progressive Euchre

By: Keller, John W.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick A. Stokes: 1887

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005916


Original off-white illustrated paper boards backed in green cloth. Minor corner wear. No writing. 82 pp. View more info