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            Further Chess Ideas

Love, John and John Hodgkins

(Book #ID 19293)

Published by George Bell and Sons, Ltd., York House, Portugal Street, London First Edition 1965. 1965.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original burgundy cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. 8vo 8˝" x 6Ľ" viii, 178, 4 [pp]. Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper with shallow rubs to spine tips and corners, not price clipped 25s, spine not faded. Dust wrapper supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Play the Game The Book That You Can Play: Over 40 Games From the Golden Age of Board Games

Love, Brian [Compiled by]

(Book #ID 22792)

Published by Michael Joseph Ltd., 52 Bedford Square, and Ebury Press London First Edition 1978. 1978.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original illustrated colour printed covers. Folio 15" x 10˝" 96 pp ISBN 0718117247. Early history of board games, dice, totums and counters, publishers and the games trade. Counters and playing pieces in glassine pocket to rear, some started. Small bumps to corners and centre of lower panel and in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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            Great Board Games; Over 40 Games That You Can Play 1895-1955

Love, Brian [Compiled by]

(Book #ID 58628)

Published by Michael Joseph Ltd., 52 Bedford Square, and Ebury Press London First Edition 1979. London 1979.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original illustrated colour printed covers. Folio 15'' x 10˝'' 80 printed pages. Early history of board games, dice, totems and counters, publishers and the games trade. Counters and playing pieces in sealed glassine pocket to rear. Small bumps to the spine tips and in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0718118626

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            Bridge; The Diamond System

Lynch, Edgar

(Book #ID 71497)

Published by Littlebury and Company Ltd., The Worcester Press, Worcester First Edition 1948. Worcester 1948.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original orange cloth covers, black title and author lettering to the spine and the upper panel. 8vo. 8˝'' x 5˝''. Contains 57 printed pages of text. Shallow rubs to the spine ends and corners, front free end paper missing. Very Good condition book in Good condition dust wrapper with 20 mm piece of paper missing across the top of the rear panel and top of the spine, 30 mm closed tear to the lower rear fore edge, small chips to the corners, not price clipped 6/-. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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