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Sports and Pastimes For Young and Old: Parlor, School, Church, and Lawn

by Townsend, Grace

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Iron Engine
Published
1893
Condition
Good
Edition
First printing
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$20.00

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Chicago: Monarch Book Company, 1893. First printing. Hardcover. Good. Cloth. 340 pages plus three pages of advertisements. Full page black & white illustrations throughout. Some soiling at the upper fore-edge area of the cover; front interior hinge starting; small gift inscription on the front-free end paper. Edge wear at corners and spine ends. … Read more
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Cassell's Book of Indoor Amusements, Card Games and Fireside Fun

by Anon.

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Iron Engine
Published
1889
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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London: Cassell & Company, Ltd., 1889. Hardcover. Very Good. Cloth. Fifth Edition. Undated. Date is approximate. Decorative cover. Gilt page ends. Frontis illustration with tissue guard. 224 pages including an Index. 16 pages of advertisments. Some light corner and edge wear; Interior hinge starting in two locations(binding still solid)… Read more
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The Games Book for Boys and Girls: A Volume of Old and New Pastimes

by Anon.

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Iron Engine
Published
1906c
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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London: Ernest Nister, 1906c. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardy, E. Stuart; Cubitt, Edith. Decorative cloth. 415 pages. Illustrated. Some light edge wear to the covers; prior owner name and 1906 date in pencil on the half-title page.
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Charades and Responses: A Christmas Book

by Anon.

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Iron Engine
Published
1874
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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$30.00

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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1874. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Cloth. 83 pages. Some rubbing and wear at the corners and spine ends. Small tear to cloth at lower spine and back cover corner. Rare.
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The Incorporated Strange Secrets

by Annemann, Theo.

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Iron Engine
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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$20.00

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New York: Max Holden, 1939. First printing. Staplebound Wraps. Very Good. Softcover with staple binding. 20 pages. Light creases lower fore-edge corners.
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202 Methods of Forcing

by Annemann, Theo.

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Iron Engine
Published
1933
Condition
Good
Edition
First thus
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$7.00

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New York: Max Holden, 1933. First thus. Staplebound Wraps. Good. Softcover with staple binding. 36 pages. Some edge wear to the covers' prior owner name in ink on the inside of the front cover; small ink stamp of Philadelphia magic shop at the bottom of the First Introduction. The First Introduction, from 1932, is for… Read more
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Our Magic

by Maskelyne, Nevil; Devant, David

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Iron Engine
Published
1946
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second edition
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$100.00

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Berkeley Heights, New Jersey: Fleming Book Company, 1946. Second edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. McLavy, Jeanne. 318 pages including an Index. Illustrated. Cloth hardcover book with in Near Fine condition; dust jacket is a touch tanned on the spine.
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Magic by Misdirection: An Extended Explanation of The Magician's Application of the Psychology of Deception, What it Is and How It Operates

by Fitzkee, Dariel

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Iron Engine
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second edition
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$35.00

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Oakland, California: Magic Limited, 1975. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 227 pages. Dust jacket has some light edge wear, few scuff marks. Third book in Fitzkee's trilogy.
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Deck-sterity

by Lorayne, Harry

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Iron Engine
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
First printing
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$40.00

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Louis Tannen, 1967. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Cloth. 160 pages, illustrated throughout. Jacket has a few small closed edge tears.
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Best of Friends

by Lorayne, Harry

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Iron Engine
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First printing
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$90.00

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New York: Harry Lorayne, Inc., 1982. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Wierzbicki, Joseph. Cloth. 559 pages. This copy signed & briefly inscribed by the author on the front-free end paper. Dust jacket spine has a scuff mark near bottom edge and some slight wrinkling of the jacket at spone ends.
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Colon, Michigan: Abbott Magic Bovelty Co.. Original Wraps. Very Good. 31 pgs. Softcover with staple binding. Some light wear to covers.
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$50.00
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Man On Wire

by Petit, Philippe

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Iron Engine
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781602393325
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$10.00

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New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2008. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 242 pages. Illustrations, Photographs.
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The Heap-O'-Fun Stunt Book

by Bugbee, Willis N.

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Iron Engine
Published
1948
Condition
Good +
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$15.00

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Franklin, Ohio: Eldridge Publishing Co., 1948. Original Wraps. Good +. 80 pages. Different plays for children to perform.
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Bailey's In and Out-Door Playgames

by Bailey, Caroline Sherwin

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Iron Engine
Published
1923
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$15.00

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Chicago: Albert Whitman Company, 1923. Third Edition. Hardcover. Good. Shinn, Cobb. paste-on pictorial cover; decorated endpapers; illustrated in color and black & white. covers show rubbing at the spine ends, and corners; prior owner name and short inscription in ink on the front paste-down endpaper; front-free endpaper has a 1936 note from recipient of reading prize… Read more
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Home Ice: Reflections On Backyard Rinks and Frozen Ponds

by Falla, Jack

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Iron Engine
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781930845046
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$7.95

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Tampa: McGregor Books, 2000. Paperback. Fine. softcover. 190pgs. Also includes a one page foreword by Bobby Orr.
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Outdoor Stunts For Young and Old

by Strouse, Arthur H.

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Iron Engine
Condition
Good.
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$20.00

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Chicago: Arthur H. Strouse Publishing Company. Wraps. Good.. softcover. Circa 1920's. 64pgs. Rules and descriptions of outdoor games. Some well known today many lost over time. Outdoor games for all the seasons of the year. Also includes sections on sense perception games; Indian Games; African Games; gardening; safe and sane camping.
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