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Bridge : From Average to Expert

by Barry Seabrook

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Godley Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713416237
Item Price
£5.20

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London: B T Batsford Ltd, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, very minor trace of foxing to top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with sunning around spine and rubbing to rear near spine foot.… Read more
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£5.20
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Further Chess Ideas

by Love, John and Hodgkins, John

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Godley Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£12.00

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London: G Bell and Sons Ltd, 1965. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dusty dust jacket not price clipped with a little marking/rubbing and nicks and chips to edges and corners. 177pp. The authors describe the aim of this… Read more
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£12.00
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Chess for Children

by Murray Chandler; Helen Milligan

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Godley Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781904600060
Item Price
£5.75

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London: Gambit Publications Ltd, 2011. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 112pp. An excellent introduction to chess for children. All the rules are clearly explained, step by step, assuming no prior knowledge. The… Read more
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£5.75
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The World's Great Chess Games

by Fine, Reuben (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£11.50

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London: Andre Deutsch, 1952. Short ink note to one page. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean pages with unmarked dull maroon cloth boards, rubbed/pulled spine foot, dusty page edges and bump to upper rear corner. 287pp. A fascinating set of chess games from the world's masters, laid… Read more
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£11.50
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The Basis of Combination in Chess

by Du Mont, J.

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Godley Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£8.75

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London: George Routledge & Sons Ltd, 1944. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards, slight yellowing to pages and very minor bumping to lower rear corner. 218pp. The idea of a combination in chess is to make a sacrifice… Read more
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£8.75
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Marbles: A Player's Guide

by Levine, Shar; Scudamore, Vicki

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Godley Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780806942629
Item Price
£9.25

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New York: Sterling Publishing Co Inc, 1999. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked laminated boards and no bumping to corners. 96pp. Play thirty-five of the best marble games ever devised. Play the game which has been around for thousands of… Read more
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£9.25
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Beginner's Guide to Bridge

by Squire, Norman

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Godley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Item Price
£4.95

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London: Sphere Books, 1973. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 151pp. Learn how to play Bridge.. Soft Cover. Fine. 7 x 4.25 inches.
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£4.95
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The Complete Magician

by Kaye, Marvin & Salisse, John (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780330248280
Item Price
£4.75

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London: Pan Books, 1976. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to front cover and to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, browning to pages and no bumping to corners. 278pp. More than 150 tricks explained and illustrated in detail.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 7.75 x 5 inches.
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£4.75
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The Complete Book of Patience

by Morehead, Albert H. and Mott-Smith, Geoffrey

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Godley Books
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
£5.75

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London: Faber and Faber, 1951. Previous owner's neat name and date on front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with small nick and rubbing to top of spine. 192pp. With full details on over… Read more
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£5.75
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The Passionate Game : Lessons in Chess and Love

by Schenk, Gustav

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Godley Books
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£27.50

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London: George Routledge & Sons Ltd, 1937. Previous owner's name stamp to browned front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright boards, small mark to front and very minor bumping to corners. 99pp. Translated from the German.. First… Read more
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£27.50
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A History of Chess

by Gizycki, Jerzy

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Godley Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780719600869
Item Price
£11.95

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London: The Abbey Library, 1977. No inscriptions or marks. A very firm clean and tight copy with slight fading to upper and lower board edges, browning to page edges and margins and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped, marked or torn with a little rubbing/creasing to upper edge. Revised edition, translated from the original Polish… Read more
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£11.95
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Guinness : Chess the Records

by Whyld, Ken

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good (+)
ISBN
9780851124551
Item Price
£5.75

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London: Guinness Publishing, 1986. No inscriptions or marks. Small creases to front corners, none to rear or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 176pp.This volume gives details of every important championship and champion plus major international competitions are documented and crosstables for 120 tournaments. The book… Read more
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£5.75
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Chess : Revised By R du Mont

by Green, RF

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780713505061
Item Price
£3.25

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London: G Bell and Sons Ltd, 1973. No marks or inscriptions. Clean bright boards with no bumping to corners. A clean tight copy. Dust jacket price clipped, with sunning to spine, a little dusty to covers and light rubbing to some edges. 113pp.. Hardback. Very Good/Near Very Good. 7.5 x 5… Read more
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£3.25
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Selected Chess Endings

by Cunnington, Revd E E (editor)

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1903
Condition
Good (-)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£23.50

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London: George Routledge & Sons Ltd, 1903. Yellow embossed stiff card covers somewhat rubbed and dusty with a little marking. The page edges are dusty but all pages are clean. The binding is slightly shaken and there are traces of foxing to the eps. No pages loose and no inscriptions. 88pp. … Read more
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£23.50
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Chess : How to Play the Queen Pawn Openings

by Reinfeld, Fred (editor)

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
£9.50

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London: W Foulsham, 1957. No added marks or inscriptions. Apart from a foxing mark at the board edge, the boards are exceptionally clean and bright without a trace of bumping to corners. A lovely clean crisp tight copy with traces of dust to top and foxing to front edges of pages. Dust jacket… Read more
Item Price
£9.50
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The Complete King's Indian

by Keene, Raymond & Jacobs, Byron

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780713459067
Item Price
£12.50

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London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1992. No marks or inscriptions. Light opening crease down front cover near spine, no creasing to spine. Clean bright boards with no bumping to corners. A lovely clean crisp tight copy. 272pp.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8.5 x 5.5 inches.
Item Price
£12.50
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Pinball Portfolio

by McKeown, Harry

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780450028489
Item Price
£47.50

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London: New English Library, 1976. No inscriptions or marks. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight bumping to upper edges and no bumping to corners. Price clipped dust jacket not torn with rubbing to upper edge and general signs of handling. 160pp. This book takes a long look at the history and development… Read more
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£47.50
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