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PHUNOLOGY - The Book of Good Times - A Collection of Tried and Proved Plans for Play, Fellowship and Profit

by Harbin, E. O.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Revised Edition
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Nashville, Tennessee: Cokesbury Press, 1923. (ix) 454 pp. Burgundy cloth with a small black pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black and orange on the front panel; lettered in black on the spine. Light edge and corner wear; previous owner's name in pencil on the front free endpaper. Love to party and want to have good,… Read more
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THE GREAT DETECTIVE PARTY - and Other Theme Games for Children

by Watts, Irene N.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780921217282
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$9.95

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Markham, Ontario: Pembroke Publishers, 1989. 84 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the lower right of the front cover and an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Illustrated with line drawings. The Contents are: I Want To Be - Acting; Hallowe'en - Ghosts, Ghoulies and Witches; Hobo -… Read more
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MIND-BENDING CLASSIC LOGIC PUZZLES

by Lynch, Jenny

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781899712182
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$4.95

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England: Lagoon Books, 1994. Unpaginated. Glossy pictorial boards. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings and diagrams by Linley Clode. An assortment of seriously challenging puzzles.... First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Linley Clode;. 16mo.
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THE CROSSWORD BOOK OF BIBLE QUOTATIONS

by Randolph, Boris

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: David McKay Company, 1958. (v) 151 pp. Yellow cloth lettered in black on the spine. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks and chips around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. None of the Christian crossword puzzles have been marked - and the answers are provided in the… Read more
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THE LAS VEGAS EXPERTS' GAMBLING GUIDE - Insider's Techniques and Tips

by Scharff, Robert

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1968. 181 pp. Yellow cloth with a small green pictorial on the front panel; lettered in green on the spine; green upper edge. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with a short closed tear on the lower edge of the front panel and some darkening on the spine; price intact; previous owner's… Read more
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PRACTICAL CHESS PLAYING - Routledge Chess Handbooks

by Edwards, Raymond (edited by P. H. Clarke)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780710096531
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$9.95

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London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1984. (xiii) 133 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Illustrated with diagrams. The Chapters are: At the Board: The Thinking Process; On Making Mistakes; The Time Factor; Summary: How to Use Your Thinking Time Better. The Opening: Obtaining… Read more
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A BOOK ON CASINO BLACKJACK

by Tulcea, C. Ionescu

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780671473976
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$7.95

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New York: Pocket Books, 1983. (ix) 130 pp. Edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. How to beat the dealer from Atlantic City to Las Vegas, from London to the Bahamas, the best new scientific strategy for winning, the Chapters are: The Blackjack Game; The Basic Strategy;… Read more
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THE GAMBLING TIMES GUIDE TO CRAPS

by Winkless, N. B. (foreword by Nick Dandolos)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780897460132
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$9.95

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Secaucus, New Jersey: Carol Publishing, 1990. (xii) 137 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; store stamped; no other interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. The Chapters are: An Encouraging Word; What's Happening Here; A Guided Tour of the Table; Improving on Probability: Shapes Superskill and Physics; And Then There's… Read more
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CHESS TARGET PRACTICE - Battle Tactics for Every Square on the Board - Fireside Chess Library

by Pandolfini, Bruce

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780671795009
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New York: Fireside Books - Simon and Schuster, 1994. 239 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. Pandolfini is an American chess author, teacher, and coach. A USCF national master, he is generally considered to be America's most experienced chess teacher. As a… Read more
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CHESS CHOICE CHALLENGE

by Ward, Chris; Emms, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780713482249
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$14.95

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London: B. T. Batsford, 1998. 144 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. The Chapters are: The Tests; The Answers: The Marking System; Your Results; The Final Test: The Last Chance Saloon.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.… Read more
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SECRETS OF THE RUSSIAN CHESS MASTERS: Volume Two - Beyond the Basics

by Alburt, Lev; Parr, Larry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393041163
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$14.95

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New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 1997. 231 pp. Quarter-bound in purple on brown boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with diagrams. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Strategy and Planning; Tactics: The Soul of Chess; Chessercizes for Tighter Tactics; Advanced Tactical Devices;… Read more
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BETTER YOUR BRIDGE

by Plaat, Charles C.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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Toronto: News Stand (Newsstand) Library, 1946. (ix) 85 pp. Edge and corner wear with creasing on the front cover; discoloured on the back cover; an uncreased spine; ink mark on the front endpaper; no other interior markings. The Chapters are: Concentration; Conventions; Bidding; Quick Trick Valuation; Forcing Bids and Artificial Conventions; Doubling; The Play of the Hand; Simple… Read more
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CHESSERCIZES - New Winning Techniques For Players of All Levels - Fireside Chess Library

by Pandolfini, Bruce

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780671701840
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New York: Fireside Books - Simon and Schuster, 1991. 207 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. The Chapters are: Part One: Mating Nets; Mating Attacks l; Mating Attacks ll; Forks and Double Attacks; Pins, Pin Overloads, Unpins, and Piling On; Skewers and… Read more
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200 BRILLIANT ENDGAMES - Fireside Chess Library

by Chernev, Irving (preface by Bruce Pandolfini) (introduction by Adam Hart-Davis)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780671672843
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New York: Fireside Books - Simon and Schuster, 1989. 223 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; small indentations over the letter G in Endgames; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.
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LASKER'S HOW TO PLAY CHESS

by Lasker, Emanuel (introduction by W. H. Watts)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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New York: Gramercy Books, 1975. 107 pp. Circa 1975 - actually undated. Red boards lettered in black on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with some rubbing on the front panel. Lasker was a German-American chess player. He was awarded the title of International Master of chess by the World Chess Federation. The… Read more
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COMMON SENSE IN CHESS

by Lasker, Edward (corrected by David A. Mitchell)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780486214405
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New York: Dover Publications, 1965. 139 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. Lasker was a German-American chess player. He was awarded the title of International Master of chess by the World Chess Federation.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.… Read more
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THE GAME OF BILLIARDS - Pocket - Carom - Three Cushion

by Cottingham, Clive

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Ninth Printing
ISBN
9780879803179
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North Hollywood, California: Wilshire Book Company, 1976. 165 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Ed Vebell and diagrams by John H. Phister. Billiards has a long and rich history stretching from its inception in the 15th century... and this will help with… Read more
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WOODEN PUZZLES AND GAMES - Intriguing Projects You Can Make

by Wells, Kenneth

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780806977362
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New York: Sterling Publishing, 1983. 142 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Tools; Wood Preparation; Jigs and Devices; Finishing; Puzzles; Games; and Puzzle Solutions. Some of the puzzles and games included are: Boat Puzzle; Chinese Cube; Magic Square; Six Piece Chinese… Read more
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FALLOUT 3 - Official Game Guide

by Hodgson, David S. J. (with: Joel Burgess; Erik Caponi; Brian Chopin; Jon Paul Duvall; Kurt Kuhlmann; Alan Nanes; Bruce Nesmith; Emil Pagliarulo; Fred Zeleny; Nathan Purkeypile)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780761559962
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$49.95

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Roseville, California: Prima Games - Random House, 2008. 464 pp. Oversized. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Included here, dropped in, are: Vault Dweller's Survival Guide. a 41-page pamphlet; The Fallout 3 Skills Card; and the large, folded map featuring The Capital Wasteland and the DC Metro Interior on the… Read more
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BATSFORD'S FIDE CHESS YEARBOOK 1976 - 1977

by O'Connel, Kevin J. (editor)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780713406757
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London: B. T. Batsford, 1977. 176 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with diagrams. The Fédération Internationale des Échecs or World Chess Federation is an international organization that connects the various national chess federations around the world and acts as the governing body of… Read more
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