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  • Topic: Games & Magic

Matches 1-20 of 68

New York: Merrimack Publishing Corp, ca. 1900s.

ca. 1900s. Paperback, in illustrated wraps. Children's game book with two turning wheels of letters used to spell out three to six letter words. Overall in very good condition, with minor shelf wear and one internal marking in a childish hand. Housed in protective mylar. ... more

Price: $25.00

Paris: M.D., ca. 1910s.

ca. 1910s. French language game wherein the player spells out a name or surname using individual letter cards, and the "Oracle" gives them a horoscope or fortune based on the name. Cards housed in colorfully illustrated two piece box with instructions printed on the underside of the lid in French.... more

Price: $100.00

Paris: TR Paris, ca. 1910.

ca. 1910. Includes six 7 by 5.5 inch illustrated playing boards, seventy 1.5 by 1.5 inch cards, and blue drawstring bag from which to draw cards. Housed in a colorfully illustrated box with the instructions in French, English, and Spanish on the underside of the lid. Very good. Separation and... more

Price: $125.00

Racine, Wisconsin: Johnson Smith & Company, can 1920-1925.

First printing, ca. 1920-1925. Softcover 8vo, 576pp. Printed in red and black and replete with illustrations of various tricks, trinkets, jokes, and sundry supplies for laughs of all kinds. In good condition only, lacking the top three inches of the spine covering, chipping to the front wrap, and uneven foredge.... more

Price: $250.00

Colon, MI: Abbott's Magic Novelty Company, 1947.

Original wraps. c.1947. 8vo. 832pp. Illus. Good. Soiling / staining to wraps, rubbing to edges, creasing, soil to endpapers, top corner of text block bumped. ... more

Price: $25.00

Colon, MI: Abbott's Magic Novelty Company, 1952.

Softcover. c.1952. Spiral-Bound. Die-cut cover with illustration of skeletons. 8vo. Illus. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, some darkening to spiral binding, light soil / age toning to contents, dampstaining to last 5 pages. ... more

Price: $125.00

Elk Grove Village: American Symbolic Corporation, 1973.

Complete deck of 54 cards and "confidential" instructions (lacking original box). Cards are in Very Good shape with minor discoloration, instructions are in Good condition with some old tape affixed along one edge and some tearing along the other edges. Uncommon game! ... more

Price: $28.00

Oakland, CA: Lloyd E. Jones, 1947.

American edition, 1947, paperback, octavo, 31pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild wear to corners, stapled binding tight, previous owner's stamp to title page, otherwise text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. ... more

Price: $16.00

London: Henry Sotheran, 1902.

First printing, 1902. Quarto, original blue cloth gilt, all edges gilded, unpaginated but about 400 pp., text printed in dark blue and red, elegantly printed first with the problems and 50pp of 'solutions' at the end. RARE in this condition; it is excellent, crisp and bright. ... more

Price: $800.00

Boston: Little Brown And Company, 1994.

1994 Hardcover in Fine condition. In a Fine, neatly price clipped, dust jacket that shows the very lightest shelf wear. ... more

Price: $18.00

Edinburgh: John Grant,

Hardcover. No date. ca.1900. Cloth. 8vo. 283pp. Very Good. Rubbing to edges, chipping to head of spine, light soil to edges, mild tanning to endpapers. ... more

Price: $24.00

London: Spring Books, Circa 1960.

Later printing, circa 1960. Hardcover, in jacket, 196 pp. A very good copy in a similar jacket, with name stamp and signature to front pages. ... more

Price: $13.00

Kent: Lewis Carroll Society, c. 1990s.

No date, c. 1990s. Edition not stated, presumed first. Staple-bound paperback, 47 pp. Near fine. Very light soiling to wraps. Contents clean and unmarked. ... more

Price: $30.00

LaGrangevile, NY: Silverball Amusements, 1996.

In two volumes, including Volume I, Whiffle to Rocket 1930-1933, and Volume II, Contact to Bumper 1934-1936. 1996. First edition. Hardcover, 4to. 252pp. each, with illustrations and laid in price guides. Fine. A comprehensive guide to the invention and history of Pinball, with information on creators, famous players, and price... more

Price: $125.00

Wheat Ridge, Co: Hoflin Publishing, 1988.

Volume one only! Paperback, 1988, quarto, 246pp., illustrated in b&w and color. Book VG+ with mild rubbing and shelfwear to wrap, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked, with related material laid in. No DJ. ... more

Price: $40.00

Chicago: T. S. Denison & Company, 1929.

First Edition. c.1929. Hardcover. Illustrated boards. 12mo. 115pp. Illus. Very Good+. Moderate rubbing at corners and spine-ends, light soiling, hint of age toning to contents, cover art bright and vibrant. In worn original glassine dustwrapper. ... more

Price: $20.00

Published by the author, 1979.

Signed and dedicated first edition, 1979. No place listed. Cloth hardcover, 743 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, light rubbing or wear to the tips of the book's covers, no dust jacket. Signed with a dedication (but not inscribed to anyone specific) by Churchill on the front flyleaf. ... more

Price: $150.00

Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1934.

First Edition. c.1934. Hardcover. Red cloth, gilt titles. 16mo. 616pp. Very Good. Cloth darkened, light rubbing at spine-ends and corners, age toning to endpapers, light rippling to some pages, foredge chipped on p.615-616. ... more

Price: $30.00

London: Routledge, 1902.

Third revised edition, 1902. Maroon cloth 12mo, 80pp. Good+ with tape reinforcement to some gutters. Light shelfwear soil and rubbing to corners. With great chess illustrations. Scarce. ... more

Price: $36.00

Lagrangeville, NY: Silverball Amusements, 1990.

Reprint, 1990, paperback, octavo, 70pp., illustrated with b&w diagrams. Book near fine with mild rubbing to panels, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. ... more

Price: $20.00

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