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The Book of Game Rules

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Published
1944
Condition
Very good. Age-toning.
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$6.00

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New York.: E. S. Lowe Company., 1944. Wraps. Very good. Age-toning.. 1 24 p. Stapled binding. Brown & off-white illustrated covers. Off-white pages. Inside covers brown-tinted text, photo. 14 cm. Condensed instructions for Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, Acey-Ducey, Gin Rummy, Cribbage, Dominoes, Roulette, Chuck-a-Luck, Craps and Dice Games. E.M. Lowe Company, Inc. were manufacturers of Games and Accessories.
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The Dell Crossword Dictionary

by Rafferty, Kathleen, And Williams, Wayne Robert (Revised By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued.
Edition
Revised edition, 4th printing.
ISBN
9780440218715
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$5.00

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Dell / Laurel Press, 1994. Revised edition, 4th printing.. Mass-market paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 448 p. 21st Century Reference. New and expanded sections: Abbreviations & Acronyms; Academy Award Winners; The Bible; Constellations & Stars; Gods & Goddesses; Musical Terminology; Native American Peoples; Olympic Games Sites; Sports Teams; Weights & Measures; more...
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The Flintstones' Rock-a-Puzzles: They're Yabba Dabba Doozies!

by Productions, Hanna-Barbera (Created by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1977
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Clean, unmarked; light age-toning.
Edition
Presumed 1st, not stated. Tempo Books Original.
ISBN
9780448127675
Item Price
$7.00

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New York.: Tempo Books / Grosset & Dunlap / Ottenheimer Publishers., 1977. Presumed 1st, not stated. Tempo Books Original.. Trade paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Clean, unmarked; light age-toning.. 1 Trade PB, glued binding. 63 p. Illustrations in black line art, diagrams. Solutions in back. Juvenile: Illustrated and varied word puzzles and games, "An Authorized Hanna-Barbera… Read more
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The Only Game in Town: an Illustrated History of Gambling

by Messick, Hank, And Goldblatt, Burt

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Minor top edge soiling. DJ has minor edgewear and significant back cover rubbing with small stain
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780690010619
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$9.00

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Thomas Y Crowell Co, 1976. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Minor top edge soiling. DJ has minor edgewear and significant back cover rubbing with small staining. It has protected the book.. 0 214 p. 200 B&W / grayscale illustrations, photos, portraits, many from authors' and NY Public Library collections. Index. History:… Read more
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Beginning Backgammon: a New and Pleasurable Method of Learning By Playing Against the Master

by Holland, Tim

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
ISBN
9780679504054
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$8.00

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New York: D. McKay / Hoi Polloi Inc, 1973. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 xi, 209 p. : illus.; 25 cm. Numerous board play Illustrations in red and black. Tim Holland won the World Championship of Backgammon in Las Vegas for 3 consecutive years, and the International Championship in London twice, before writing… Read more
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Stepping Stones to Go: a Game of Strategy

by Kishikawa, Shigemi

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
Edition
10th printing
ISBN
9780804805476
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$4.00

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Rutland VT / Tokyo, Japan: Tuttle Publishing, 1983. 10th printing. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 Object of the Japanese game of Go: To secure territory. Two contestants, each with a set of black or white stones using a checkered board, 18x18 blocks or 19 intersecting lines. Stones are placed on intersecting lines,… Read more
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Ogilvie's How to Play Checkers

by Patterson, W.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Condition
Good with partial dust jacket tucked inside. A few small cover edge stains. Clean spine and nearly all of boards.
Edition
2nd edition with corrections;
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$12.00

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New York: J.S. Ogilvie Publishing Co. 2nd edition with corrections;. Hard cover. Good with partial dust jacket tucked inside. A few small cover edge stains. Clean spine and nearly all of boards.. 0 61 p. Illustrations, diagrams. No date. 12 pages publisher ads follow text; Blue cloth over boards, black text. 5x7.25". Subtital: "With complete rules and methods… Read more
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Seasoned Timber

by Canfield, Dorothy Frances (later Fisher)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1939
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket. Fine book in fine slip case, Bookplates (2 stacked).
Edition
In slip case.
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$25.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1939. In slip case.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket. Fine book in fine slip case, Bookplates (2 stacked).. 1 3 p.l., 3-485 p. front. 21 cm. Off-white tweedy cloth over baords. Slipcase faux wood paper over box. Paste-on title box to book. Vermont writer Dorothy Canfield is perhaps better known as… Read more
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Dick's Games of Patience, Or Solitaire With Cards, and (Same), Second Series

by Dick, William B (First Edited By), And Dick, Harris B (Second Series Edited By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1883
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Spines lost, poorly repaired years ago with adhesive and clear tape. Soiling to covers.
Edition
1883, 1884 (first volume); 1898 Second Series (second volume).
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$35.00

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New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers, 1883. 1883, 1884 (first volume); 1898 Second Series (second volume).. Wraps. Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Spines lost, poorly repaired years ago with adhesive and clear tape. Soiling to covers.. 2 2 volume set. 154 & 113 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams, index. Pale yellow cardstock covers illustrated with ornate black &… Read more
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Golden Apple Crossword Puzzle Book 5 (Previously published as the Bantam Crossword Puzzle Book #9)

by Luzzatto, Jack

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine. Unmarked. Age-toning.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780553197839
Item Price
$8.75

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Golden Apple Publishers., 1984. First edition. 1st printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine. Unmarked. Age-toning.. 1 Mass market (rack) paperback. 154p. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Crossword puzzles have been popular for all ages in England and America since the 1920s. 65 puzzles, with answers.
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$8.75
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Yo-Yo Secrets

by Rule, Bob (Mister Yo-Yo)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor cover flaws include sticker shadow, front, top right, and light soiling. Clean interi
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$69.00

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Atlanta GA.: Yo-Yo Promotions., 1971. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor cover flaws include sticker shadow, front, top right, and light soiling. Clean interior pages. No creases, minor cover dents.. 1 16 p. Includes illustrations. Stapled binding. Cover drawing of author, black & white, gray, w/ pink face. B&W photos showing tricks. Back page… Read more
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The Golden Apple Crossword 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 (Previously published as The Bantam Crossword Puzzle Book: Set of 6 volumes.

by Luzzatto, Jack

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Light age-toning. Smooth spines, no creasing. Unmarked pages.
Edition
First edition. 1st printings.
ISBN
9780553197792
Item Price
$40.00

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Golden Apple Publishing., 1984. First edition. 1st printings.. Mass-market paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Light age-toning. Smooth spines, no creasing. Unmarked pages.. 8 6 volume set. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Set of 6 Books: Crossword puzzles have been popular for all ages in England and America since the 1920s. Each with 60… Read more
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Games Digest, The All-Games Magazine, January 1938, Vol. 1, No. 5

by Culbertson, Ely (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very good. Covers have moderate wear. inside clean, tight, unmarked.
Edition
First edition. 10 cents cover price. $1 annual subscription.
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$125.00

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New York.: Games Digest., 1938. First edition. 10 cents cover price. $1 annual subscription.. Trade paperback. Very good. Covers have moderate wear. inside clean, tight, unmarked.. 1 64 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. Trade paperback, 5.25x7.5in. Stapled binding. Audience: General/trade. RARE, A myriad of games, quizzes. Multiple authors. A few ads. Cover promotions: Party Ideas and game; Michigan, a… Read more
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Golden Apple Crossword Puzzle Book 4 (Previously published as the Bantam Crossword Puzzle Book #15)

by Luzzatto, Jack

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine. Unmarked. No creasing. Age-toning.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780553197822
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$8.75

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Golden Apple Publishers., 1984. First edition. 1st printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine. Unmarked. No creasing. Age-toning.. 1 Mass market (rack) paperback. 144p. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Crossword puzzles have been popular for all ages in England and America since the 1920s. 60 puzzles, with answers.
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Crossword Puzzles on the Life of Christ

by Lyon, Opal

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. Unmarked puzzles. Clean. Cover has sun fade, left edge and top. L
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st.
Item Price
$24.00

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Pacific Press Publishing Association., 1982. First edition. Presumed 1st.. Wraps. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. Unmarked puzzles. Clean. Cover has sun fade, left edge and top. Light back cover stress, small price sticker residue.. 1 32 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. Stapled binding w/ illustrated front cover in browns, white, orange borders and… Read more
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Meet the Masters: The Modern Chess Champions and Their Most Characteristic Games with Annotations and Biographies

by Euwe, Dr. Max, and Prins, L (Translated from the Dutch by), and Wood, B H (Translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. "Rolf Steinmann" prior owner. Flaps only from jacket, trimmed
Edition
Second Edition after 1940 1st.
Item Price
$39.00

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London.: Sir Isaac Pitmam & Sons, Ltd., 1945. Second Edition after 1940 1st.. Hard cover. Very good in poor dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. "Rolf Steinmann" prior owner. Flaps only from jacket, trimmed and tucked inside.. 1 280 p. Includes illustrations. Small 5x7in, dark red cloth over boards. Blind-stamped front titles; gold stamped spine titles. Chess move… Read more
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$39.00