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Sixty Indoor Games for Scouts

by Collyns, J.B. (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
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Good Plus
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$15.00

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Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd. Beige pictorial card cover with cords at spine. Ca. 1930. Rear cover creased, minor ink spots. Minor wear at top and bottom of spine. Most of the activities listed here are physical in nature - it is assumed that the Scouts are meeting in a large room. 44 pp.… Read more
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Contract Bridge for Beginners

by Culbertson, Josephine

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition Reset
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$15.00

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London: Faber and Faber, Limited, 1944 Blue cloth on boards. DJ has small tears head and foot of spine. No writing. Untrimmed edges. 192 pp.. Second Edition Reset. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Culbertson's Summary of Contract Bridge

by Culbertson, Ely

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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Chicago: John C. Winston Company, 1944 Blue cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ. Thumb-indexed pages on sturdy card stock. Convenient pocket size. 64 pp.. Inscribed and Signed By Author. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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"Saturday" Auction Bridge

by Hellespont

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1910
Condition
Good Plus
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$60.00

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London: West Strand Publishing Co., Ltd., 1910 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.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 12mo - over… Read more
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$60.00
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Chess; The Teach Yourself Books

by Abrahams, Gerald

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint of 1953 Edition
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$15.00

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London: Teach Yourself Books, 1969 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.. Reprint of 1953 Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by… Read more
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Scouting Games

by Baden-Powell, Lord

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1938
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$40.00

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London: C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd., 1938 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.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Scrabble Book

by Brandreth, Gyles

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780792453604
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$20.00

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N.Y.: Mallard Press, 1990 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.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Drawings and Charts. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Game of Euchre; Including Treatises on French Euchre, Set-Back Euchre, Etc. And Progressive Euchre

by Keller, John W.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1887
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
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$100.00

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N.Y.: Frederick A. Stokes, 1887 Original off-white illustrated paper boards backed in green cloth. Minor corner wear. No writing. 82 pp. . First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Uncredited Cover. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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$100.00
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The Official Rules of Card Games; Hoyle Up-to-date 1915-1916

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Published
1916
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
Twentieth Edition
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$30.00

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Cincinnati, Ohio: The United States Playing Card Company, 1916 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… Read more
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Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi

by Devol, George H.

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Published
1926
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
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$75.00

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N.Y.: Henry Holt and Company, 1926 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.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over… Read more
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N.Y.: Harper and Brothers, 1916 Original bright blue cloth decorated and lettered in gilt on boards. No DJ. Three small stamps from Southern Colorado State College Library. Two small spots upper left cover. SEE PHOTO. Binding strained but not separated. 245 pp.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library.
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$35.00
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Contract Bridge of 1930

by Boyden, Elizabeth Clark and Warren, Mrs. Prescott

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Published
1930
Condition
Fair
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$15.00

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N.Y.: Harcourt, Brace, 1930 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… Read more
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Picnics and Outdoor Games

by Lipting, Bigelow

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
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$15.00

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Boston: United Society of Christian Endeavor, 1927 Original pictorial tan cloth on boards. Previous owners' names. Striking cover of three youths singing around a campfire while two play tennis in the background. In the rules for Dollar Quoits: "If you have no silver dollars (In the East they are scarce) use half dollars." 106 pp. plus ads..… Read more
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The Jumbo Entertainer

by Hart, Harold

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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N.Y.: Hart Publishing Company, 1946 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.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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Improve Your Golf; the Professional Way

by Adwick, Ken (et al)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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N.Y.: Doubleday, 1987 Original green cloth on boards. Colour photo DJ has 6-inch repaired tear upper left. 160 pp.. Original Cloth. Very Good/Fair. Illus. by Colour and B/W Photos and Drawings. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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