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  • Topic: Games & Magic

Matches 1-20 of 51

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

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: $35.00

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

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

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

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

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

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: $45.00

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

New York: Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), 1986.

1986. Set of 54 cards, each with 6 slots, plus 2 explanatory cards and pamphlet, all housed in the original box. Cards measure 2.25 inches wide x 3.5 inches tall. FINE. ... more

Price: $40.00

London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854.

Complete set in 2 volumes. 1854, First Edition in English. Hardcovers, 8vos., in original red cloth with gilt titles. Good to Very Good copies. Bright, unmarked text. Signature of the former owner, occult collector and artist Dillon Hampford Carrington, on the fly leaf of both vols. Spine cloth of both... more

Price: $175.00

New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1839.

Early printing. Cloth hardcover with gilt decorations, 398 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Good copy, minor creasing or wear to some pages of the text (especially the outer pages), soil and discoloration to the pages and the page-edges, wear to the tips and edges of the covers including some loss... more

Price: $85.00

New York: Bramhall House, 1962.

First edition (With "A" on copyright page). Cloth-backed boards in dust jacket, 274 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good+ copy in Very Good dust jacket, light soil/discoloration to the endpapers, small old price-sticker remnant on the front flap of the dust jacket (small abrasion from where it was stuck... more

Price: $86.40

Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1910.

1910, Sixth Edition. Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light shelf and edge wear, and two corners are worn as well. Else a clean, tight and sharp copy. ... more

Price: $15.00

New York: Oxford University Press, Usa, 1997.

1997 Softcover 8vo, 253pp. Fine with clean, unmarked contents. Like new. ... more

Price: $10.00

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1971.

First edition, 1971. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 191 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Good dust jacket, minor soiling or discoloration to some pages and to the page-edges, some soiling or discoloration to the dust jacket, wear to the edges of the dust jacket including creasing,... more

Price: $24.00

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