Category: Games

Sort

showing 1-8 of 8

Image for The Legend Of Robin Hood Game of 12th Century English Folklore

The Legend Of Robin Hood Game of 12th Century English Folklore

By: Avalon Hill Game Company

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Avalon Hill Game Company: 1982

Seller ID: A33825


Color Illustrations; This is a boxed game: The Legend of Robin Hood by the Avalon Hill Game Company and comes complete, with box. The box is in Very Good+ condition, the contents are clean, bright and unpunched. The game is generally for two person play (though groups might play as two opposing forces). "Each player, in the course of the game, can recruit other personalities (leaders) and units of fighting men. The Sheriff Player must attempt to maintain law and orde... View more info

Image for The Atomic Club System

The Atomic Club System

By: Booker, Courtland S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Cotton Printing Co.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36231


This is a small format booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good condition. The covers have some light bumping and rubbing, along with beginning wrinkling to the top front edge. The text pages are clean and bright. "The first aim of the system is to enable average bridge players, as well as experts, to properly handle part score hands only, the close game hands, and to sense slam hands from the first bids made. The second aim is to e... View more info

Image for Some Interesting Facts About The Origin And History Of Playing Cards

Some Interesting Facts About The Origin And History Of Playing Cards

By: Cohen, Stanley A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York Consoliated Card Company: 1916

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35594


This is a small format pamphlet with decorated paper covers and a string tied and stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Very Good condition. There is some bumping and edge wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The text has some light creasing. Written by a later relative of the original founder (Lewis Cohen) , the book gives a general history of cards and card games in India (Hindostan) , their spread throughout As... View more info

Image for The Art Of Practical Billiards For Amateurs

The Art Of Practical Billiards For Amateurs

By: Drayson, Maj. Gen. A. W. (Approved by W. J. Peall)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, England, George Bell & Sons: 1892

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: A36219


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages have generalized light toning and spots of foxing, otherwise the text pages are clean and bright. Both front and rear endpapers have noticeable overall toning. "Drayson graduated in 1846 at the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Commissioned, he then served in... View more info

Image for Foster On Mah Jong

Foster On Mah Jong

By: Foster, R . F.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36246


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book is in generally clean, bright condition. The covers have some ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. Laid-in is a copy of the Mah Jong Score Card (also by Foster). "Mahjong is a tile-based game which was developed in China in the Qing dynasty and has spread throughout the world since the early 20th century. It is commonly played by four players (with some th... View more info

Image for The Stunt Kite Book

The Stunt Kite Book

By: Fujino, Alison and Benjamin Ruhe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Running Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36360


B&W Photographs; This edition is an oblong paperback. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Dual line kites have been around for a surprisingly long time. Possibly the first recorded 2-liner was made and flown by a Swiss man, Dr. Colladon, in the mid 1800's. His steerable kites were apparently based on the arch-top single liner which wa... View more info

Image for The Joy Of Bridge

The Joy Of Bridge

By: Grant, Audrey and Eric Rodwell (with An Introduction by Easley Blackwood)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Inc.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32675


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some rubbing and bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is clean and bright. "The Joy of Bridge is not just another instructional book about bridge. The Joy of Bridge is a revolutionary new system for learning and playing the world's most popular ca... View more info

Image for Hanafuda The Flower Card Game

Hanafuda The Flower Card Game

By: Japan Publications

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brisbane, CA, Nichibo Shuppan-Sha: 1986

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: A33045


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. "Hanafuda are playing cards of Japanese origin that are used to play a number of games. The name literally translates as "flower cards". The name also refers to games played with those cards...In 1549, the 18th year of Tenbun, a missionary Francis Xavier landed in Japan and the cr... View more info