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STEEPLE CHASE Tic et Patte

by French board game.

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Boston: Goode, 130 Newbury Street, n.d.. Illustrated by game board. game board, 4 colored lead horse pieces, two dice, one solid wood dice cup, 40 blue/green tokens in a cardboard tray housed in a red box. 9.675 x 5.675-inch board. Fine. Unopened playing pieces in stapled plastic bags. French directions on top cover, English directions folded and laid in from… Read more
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image of Lustiges Einmaleins [Funny Multiplication Tables] No. 3102. 5 x 8 ist 40, macht wer's nicht glaubt der irrt sich.

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Berlin: Verlag Adolph Sala (with early company seal), n.d. ca. 1895. Illustrated by Nine 12.8x18.4cm colored boards (French, German, English) each with 8-3.5cm circles or tokens with the problem in a piece of the background covering the answer. Boxed game . approx. 17.5x19.5x4cm. Very Good/none/Very Good. Box relined, with edges restored in acid free paper, new hinge by KTB of… Read more
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Tokyo: Board of Tourist Industries, Japanese Government Railways, (1939). Translated by Z. T. Iwado. Illustrated by Color frontis, 10 diagrams and sepia photographs and reproductions. Assumed first edition. 234 L27-2039. Yapped card cover, with topboard illustration ad title. 12mo. pp. 76, [8] plates and colophon price 2Y. Very Good/missing original glassine/In mylar protector. Light edge soil to cover, internally near… Read more
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THAT EXTRA TRICK.

by Rendel, Robert 1885-1944.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1932). Illustrated by colored suite hands. First (SD) edition. Decorated yellow cloth, thick paper issue. 8vo. pp. 126. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Pencil owner, worn corners and soiled cover; internally very good. Foreword by Frank England. Rare contract bridge title from British film actor. 1940s Osborn and Culbertson bridge newspaper articles laid in..
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Joliet, Ill: P. F. Volland Co, circa early 1900's. Illustrated by color. Assumed first edition. Folded card on mount. 64mo. pp. [4]. Fine. Each Intelligence Test opens to 1/12 different questions apparently used as party favors for dinner settings. Sample questions: If Sitting Bull felt the income tax, would he get up? If you had wires in your garden, would… Read more
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England., circa early 1900's. Illustrated by color. Assumed first edition. Card Stock. 24mo. pp. [26 cards]. Fine. Contains Rules, Key to Illustrated Song Titles, 24 numbered Illustrated Song Title game cards..
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N. P: P. F. Volland Co, circa early 1900's. Translated by map. Assumed first edition. 12 volumes. Folded 10x16cm Dinnergram in 5x9cm envelope. 48mo. pp. [2]. Fine/In like envelope. Delightful individual messages in envelopes with blank header apparently used as place cards for dinner settings. Sample message: Dear Friend, Keep your eyes quiet you have broken enough hearts..
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N. P: P. F. Volland Co, circa early 1900's. Translated by map. Assumed first edition. 11 volumes. Folded 10x16cm Dinnergram in 5x9cm envelope. 48mo. pp. [2]. Fine/In like envelope. Delightful individual messages in envelopes with blank header apparently used as place cards for dinner settings. Sample message: Dear Friend, Your voice is splendid but don't start singing Home Sweet Home..… Read more
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image of AMERICAN HOYLE or Gentleman's Hand-Book of Games containing the games played in the United States, with rules, descriptions, and technicalities adapted to the American methods of playing...to which is appended an elaborate treatise on the Doctrine of Changes, The.

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New York: Dick & Fitzgerald Publishers, 1895. Illustrated by numerous diagrams and engravings. Stated 15th edition. c.1864, 1880, 1886, 1892. Cloth backed identical green decorated boards. Foolscap 8vo. pp. viii, 520, [16] Ads. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Rubbed edgeworn boards, cracked hinges, pencil owner..
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IT'S YOUR MOVE.

by Puzzle.

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U.S.A: Perfect Picture Puzzle No. 250 , (ca. 1940). (Interlocking, over 375 pieces). Color pictorial cardboard box housing large thick puzzle pieces (white on reverse). Card Table Size: 19.5 x 15.5 inches. Fine/Near Fine. Pieces fine and complete, Box has light edge wear and one corner chip with the WWII buy US Savings Bond Stamp on right top. Pictures The… Read more
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PARTY GAME BOOK, The.

by Meyer, Jerome.

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1943. Illustrated by Lieberman b/w line drawings. First (SD) edition. Pictorial stapled wraps. 4to. pp. Unpaginated (text recto, blank verso throughout). Near Fine. Rubbed cover, staple marks showing. Remarkably fine and blank internally. From cover: "This book is guaranteed to keep any party going as fast as a Lockheed Lightning. It contains six sets… Read more
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Rutland, VT & Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle, (1966). Illustrated by black shapes. Stated first printing edition. Pictorial stapled wraps. 4to. pp. 55. Green tile still in shrink wrap. Very Good. As the story goes in China...a man named Tan dropped a square tile and it broke into seven pieces. He tried to put it back into a square,… Read more
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New York: Workman Publishing, 1983. Illustrated by Carl Muller. First edition. Spiral flip boards. Oblong 8vo. pp. [10]. Near Fine. Four games/rules: Classic Thumb, Thumb's Revenge, Power Thumb and Thumbs Away! Two thumb holes throughout. ISBN: 0894803638..
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New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, (1997). Illustrated by full color Michael Welply (main and cover), Peter Sarson (game) and other illustrations by Richard Hook, Peter Sarson and Roger Stewart. Stated First American (&N1) edition. Title II Series. Gloss pictorial boards. 4to. pp. 29, [1], fold-out game board. Index. Fine/No jacket, as issued. Unique, educational and reinforcing… Read more
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image of OFFICIAL RULES OF CARD GAMES, Hoyle up-to-date, Publishers' 38th Edition, The.

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Cincinnati, Ohio: United States Playing Card Co, (1940). Illustrated by several line drawings and charts. Stated 38th Publisher edition. c.1744, c.1887 as card games. Pictorial stitched wraps. 16mo. pp. 253, [3] blank. Technical terms. VG+. Small cover stain and overall toning. Has Laws of Duplicate Contract Bridge 1935 Revision including party, progressive, pivot and auction..
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HAZARD.

by Oxford Games Ltd.

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Oxford, England: Historical Collections Group (Past Times), 1995. Illustrated by Color game board and box. First edition. Illustrated Boxed game. 50 by 50cm board. pp. [16] Rules for Play, Game board, 44 Pilgrim Cards, 48 Hazard Cards, 6 playing pawns, 2 dice, 30 tokens, . As New/As New/VG+. Playing pieces unopened in original packaging, board and booklet as new. … Read more
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KWAKIUTL STRING FIGURES.

by Averkieva, Julia and Mark A. Sherman.

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Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1992. Illustrated by b/w maps, line drawings. No. 71 Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History. Red cloth. Square 4to. pp. xxxi, [2], 199. Bibliography, Index. Fine/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Introduction by Bill Holm. (first author accompanied Franz Boas on his 1930 expedition)..
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Philadelphia: David McKay, 1933. Illustrated by b/w chess board schemes throughout. Revised edition. (c.1915, 1920). Cloth backed pictorial wraps, red topstain. 12mo. pp. 117, [1], [8] Ads, [2] blank. VG. Overall cover soil, light edgewear and rubbing. Includes new chess code, Mitchell's best games, modern end-games and problems ..
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FIRST BITE, The.

by Puzzle.

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U.S.A: , (ca. 1940). (Interlocking, over 375 pieces). Color pictorial cardboard box housing large thick puzzle pieces (wood grain on reverse). Card Table Size: 19.5 x 15.5 inches. Fine/Near Fine. Pieces fine and complete, box has light edge wear and one corner chip with the WWII buy US Savings Bond Stamp on right top. Pictures (the following three… Read more
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COME AND GET IT.

by Puzzle.

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U.S.A: Perfect Picture Puzzle No. 25, (ca. 1940). (Interlocking, over 375 pieces). Color pictorial cardboard box housing large thick puzzle pieces (wood grain on reverse). Card Table Size: 19.5 x 15.5 inches. Fine/Near Fine. Pieces fine and complete, Box has light edge wear with the WWII buy US Savings Bond Stamp on right top. Pictures two boys on a aged… Read more
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