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41 HAJTUN, J. Selected Chess Games Of Mikhail Tal.
Dover, NY: 1975. 0486231127 / 9780486231129 First Dover Edition. s Softcover. Reading Copy. 
At the age of 23, Mikhail Tal defeated Mikhail Botvinnik and became the youngest World Champion in the history of chess. These games from Tal's earliest years are of interest to every serious chess player. Translated in English by Robert Ejuri. 
Price: 20.05 USD
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42 HARKNESS, KENNETH. Official Chess Rulebook.
David McKay Company, New York: 1972. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 5.70 USD
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43 HARTLEY, J. G. Teach Yourself Contract Bridge.
The English Universities Press Ltd., London: 1966. Third Impression. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A concise, clearly illustrated, hand by hand guide for the beginner which also provides a depth and insight into contract bridge for players at all levels. 
Price: 14.96 USD
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44 HOLT, DELORES; NEWMAN, LANGLEY. Black History Playing Card Deck.
U. S. Games Systems, Inc., Stamford 0913866091 / 9780913866092 s Brand new deck of cards. Never opened. 
Includes a 64-page booklet of mini-biographies, compiled by Holt. The suit marks are also distinguished by four important fields of endavor: Human Rights, Science and Industry, Adventure, and The Arts. Cards measure 2-1/4" x 3-1/2". 
Price: 47.03 USD
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45 HOROWITZ, AL; REINFELD, FRED. First Book Of Chess.
Barnes & Noble Books, New York: 1957. Fourth Printing. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
Includes sections entitled: Elements, How To Win, Values of Chessmen, Notation, Checks, Castling, Drawn Games, Pawn Promotion, Checkmates, Fine Points, and Openings. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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46 HOROWITZ, AL; REINFELD, FRED. First Book Of Chess.
Harper & Row, New York: 1952. 0060970375 / 9780060970376 Reprint. s Softcover. Good reading copy. Front cover soiled. Back cover has small tear. 
Includes: Elements, How To Win, Values of Chessmen, Notation, Checks, Castling, Drawn Games, Pawn Promotion, Checkmates, Fine Points, and Openings. 
Price: 12.54 USD
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47 HOROWITZ, I. A. Chess For Beginners.
Capitol Publishing Company, Irvington: 1953. ThirdEdition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
A clear, succinct guide to the game Intended for readers who are taking up chess for the first time, this logical, easy-to-follow manual is also immensely helpful to average players who will find many valuable hints for quick improvement in their play. Illustrated with 170 diagrams. 
Price: 31.11 USD
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48 HOROWITZ, I. A. Chess For Beginners.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1960. Seventh Paperback Printing. s Softcover. Good reading copy. 
A clear, succinct guide to the game Intended for readers who are taking up chess for the first time, this logical, easy-to-follow manual is also immensely helpful to average players who will find many valuable hints for quick improvement in their play. Illustrated with 170 diagrams. 
Price: 3.80 USD
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49 HOROWITZ, I. A. Chess For Beginners.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1960. Fifth Edition, 1960. s Softcover. Fair condition. Ex Library. 
Explains the rules for the beginner at chess. 
Price: 3.33 USD
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50 HOROWITZ, I. A. How To Win In The Middle Game Of Chess.
Cornerstone Library, New York: 1974. Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
After the first few opening moves what do you do, how do you do it, when do you do it? The answers are found in this books, the work of one of the world's leading chess authorities, a 3-time U. S. Open Champion. Contains 143 diagrams. 
Price: 9.98 USD
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51 HOROWITZ, I. A. & REINFELD, FRED. Chess For Beginners.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1960. Third Paperback Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. Does not include pocket chessboard. 
A clear, succinct guide to the game Intended for readers who are taking up chess for the first time, this logical, easy-to-follow manual is also immensely helpful to average players who will find many valuable hints for quick improvement in their play. Illustrated with 170 diagrams. 
Price: 5.94 USD
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52 HORTON, BYRNE J. Dictionary Of Modern Chess.
Citadel, Secaucus: 1972. 0806501731 / 9780806501734 Second Printing. s Softcover. Good, clean copy. 
More than 800 up-to-date entries cover, among other aspects of the game, the following: general and basic terms; specific chess openings with diagrams; biographical sketches of chess notables whose contributions have become part of the chess heritage; chess organizations, functionally defined; and chess publications, books and periodicals. 
Price: 21.71 USD
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53 HOWARD, KENNETH S. The Enjoyment Of Chess Problems.
McKay, Philadelphia: 1943. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Dustjacket is fragile and chips of it are missing in a number of places. 
Designed to give the chess player and the problem devotee, in an informal way, a basic knowledge of problem terms and themes that will double his or her enjoyment in solving problems. Deals with direct-mate two-movers, three-movers and longer problems, and also has a chapter on self-mates. Includes Index. 
Price: 9.03 USD
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54 HUTCHENS, JOHN; (EDITOR). The Gambler's Bedside Book.
Taplilnger Publishing Company, New York: 1977. 0800831233 / 9780800831233 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. Library discard. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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55 JAYNE, CAROLINE FURNESS; HADDON, ALFRED C. (ETHNOLOGICAL INTRODUCTION). String Fingers And How To Make Them: A Study Of Cat's-cradle In Many Lands.
Dover, New York: 1962. New Dover edition of work first published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1906 under the former title of String Figures. s Softcover. Good condition. An inscription to former owner appears on front endpaper and there is a very slight discoloration on title page due to a newspaper clipping that had been inserted. 
Describes in a simple and easy-to-follow manner how to make no less than 107 different string figures just as they are made in their lands of origin. Gives a thorough and readily understandable treatment so that a beginner can follow the steps and make the figures with the help of a teacher. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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56 KAPLAN, EDGAR. Winning Contract Bridge.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York:1964. 0486245594 / 9780486245591 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Teaches Point-Count Bidding, Playing and Scoring so you can play with confidence. A daring competitor explains the strategy and psychology of modern bridge as played by the experts. "A Bridge Classic of the First Magnitude." -- Allan Truscott, Bridge Editor, The New York Times 
Price: 13.06 USD
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57 KIDDER, HARVEY. Kids' Book Of Chess And Chess Set.
Workman Publishing, New York: 1990. 0894807676 / 9780894807671 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Explains all the basic elements of the game in a colorful, dramatic story of the medieval battlefield that the chessboard represents. All the pieces from pawn to king are introduced according to the role they play in the chess game and compared to their actual role in medieval life. How to begin the game, move the pieces, and develop a winning strategy are well described in clear, simple text; accurate diagrams; and delightful illustrations of medieval life. 
Price: 4.75 USD
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58 LANGFIELD, PAUL. Chess: Move By Move.
Hamlyn, London: 1973. 0600400409 / 9780600400400 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 7.55 USD
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59 LASHER, MICAH. The Magic Of Micah Lasher: More Than Fifty Tricks That Will Amaze And Delight Everyone- Including You.
Simon & Schuster, New York: 1996. 0684813904 / 9780684813905 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Professional magicians everywhere have hailed fourteen-year-old Micah Lasher as a prodigy. In this introduction to the basics of magic - perfect for beginners ay any age - Lasher shows you how to perform the tricks he's used to delight (and deceive) his legion of fans. Includes an Index. 
Price: 25.89 USD
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60 LASKER, EDWARD. Chess Strategy.
Dover, New York: 0486205282 / 9780486205281 Republication of Second Revised Edition of 1915. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Teaches general strategic principles rather than having you memorize highly detailed analyses. Great players of over half a century are represented: Marshall, Spielmann, Tarrasch, Capablanca, Janowski, Rubinstein, Alekhine, Emanuel Lasker, Nimzovich, and many others. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.46 USD
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