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1 ABADIE, M. J. The Everything Tarot Book- Discover Your Past Present And Future: It's In The Cards
Abrams Media, Holbrook: 1999 1580621910 / 9781580621915 s Softcover. Fair condition. 
Shows you how to interpret the images on the cards, which represent timeless themes and challenges everyone faces. Includes an Index. 
Price: 12.59 USD
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2 ALEXANDER, C. H. O'D. Fischer V. Spassky.
Vintage, New York: October 1972. 0394718305 / 9780394718309 First Vintage Press Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
An account of the struggle for the World Chess Championship with illustrated biographies of the players, their previous encounters and an analysis of each game, a report from Reykjavik by Francis Wyndham, and drawings by Michael Foreman. 
Price: 61.37 USD
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3 ANTON OF NEW MAGINCIA; MORRIS, ANDREW P. Ultima Vii Clue Book: Key To The Black Gate.
Origin Systems Inc., New York: 1992. 092937309X / 9780929373096 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Contains maps, three different walkthroughs, and comprehensive tables of game statistics for Ultima VII. 
Price: 88.59 USD
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4 AULT, LESLIE H. The Official Mastermind Handbook.
New American Library, New York: 1976. First Signet Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The one and only official handbook of this great new game (Master Mind). 
Price: 15.68 USD
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5 BAILEY, VANESSA. Rainy Day Card Tricks.
Shooting Star Press, New York: 1993. 1569240418 / 9781569240410 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 19.24 USD
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6 BARBOUR BOOKS STAFF. Jumbo Bible Crossword Collection #1.
Barbour Publishing, Ulrichsville: 1994. 1557488320 / 9781557488329 s Softcover. Good condition. No marks or answers on puzzles. 

Price: 18.53 USD
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7 BRADY, FRANK. Profile Of A Prodigy: The Life And Games Of Bobby Fischer.
McKay, New York: 1965. May 1972 reprint. s Softcover. Good condition. Stains on the edges. 
Besides giving an account of his stormy career, this book presents, with diagrams, 75 of Fischer's most important games, ranging from tournament wins at the age of 12 to games with such chess titans as Botvinnik, Reshevsky, Tal, Smyslov and Petrosian. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.76 USD
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8 BRANDRETH, GYLES; MORAN, GEORGE (ILLUSTRATIONS). The Joy Of Lex: How To Have Fun With 860,341,500, Words
William Moran And Company, New York: 1980 0688037097 / 9780688037093 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 9.50 USD
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9 BRIGHT, GREG. Labyrinten: Merkwaardige Puzzels.
Landshoff, Amsterdam: 1976. 9062100252 / 9789062100255 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Dutch Text. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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10 BURNHAM, VAN (TEXT, DESIGN & PRODUCTION). Supercade: A Visual History Of The Videogame Age 1971-1984.
The MIT Press, Cambridge: 2001. 0262024926 / 9780262024921 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This is the first book to illustrate and document the history, legacy, and visual language of the videogame phenomenon. Exuberantly written and illustrated in full color, Supercade pays tribute to the technology, games, and visionaries of one of the most influential periods in the history of computer science - one that profoundly shaped the modern technological landscape and helped change the way people view entertainment. Includes an Index. 
Price: 93.11 USD
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11 CAPABLANCA, JOSE R. A Primer Of Chess.
Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with chips and tears to DJ. 
Part I covers the men, their moves, and the object of the game, with ways of improving it for the beginner. Part II discusses endings, the middle game and openings. The final section takes up eleven of Capablanca's best games. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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12 CAPABLANCA, JOSE R. Chess Fundamentals.
Harcourt Brace & Company, New York: 1934. Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Cover has a tear about two inches long on top of spine. 
A manual of chess fundamentals by one of the all-time great masters of the game. "It will be as good a hundred years from now; as long in fact as the laws and rules of the game remain what they are at present." - Jose R. Capablanca 
Price: 23.70 USD
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13 CHERNEV, IRVING AND HARKNESS, KENNETH. An Invitation To Chess: A Pictorial Guide To The Royal Game.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1966. Third Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Gives beginners a solid foundation and approach to the game through a pictorial presentation of the moves and their meanings. The hundreds of photographs and diagrams instruct the novice simply and forcefully, doing away with labored explanations which make other books for beginners such tough going. 
Price: 2.47 USD
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14 CHERNEV, IRVING; HARKNESS, KENNETH. An Invitation To Chess: A Picture Guide To The Royal Game.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1945. Third Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
Provides beginners with a solid foundation and approach to the game through a pictorial presentation of the moves and their meanings. The hundreds of photographs and diagrams instruct the novice simply and forcefully, doing away with labored explanations which make other books for beginners such tough going. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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15 CLARK, DELIA & GLAZER, STEVEN. Questing: A Guide To Creating Community Treasure Hunts.
University Press of New England, Hanover: 2004. 1584655321 / 9781584655329 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
A guide to creating treasure hunts that teach and share the special places in your community. Inspired by the British pastime of "letterboxing," questing has become one of the fastest growing recreational-educational activities on this side of the Atlantic. In scores of communities, people from toddlers and teens, parents and grandparents follow maps, clues, and rhyming riddles seeking treasure boxes hidden in natural and cultural locations. In this book, two experts in community education explain how individuals and organizations can create and organize permanent quests to foster place-based education, stewardship, adventure, and fun. In the process of undertaking quests participants "celebrate and strengthen community life" by forging "lifelong connections to the distinct landscapes and cultural features of their home ground." This book is intended to offer inspiration and practical advice for parents, teachers, community group leaders, and others interested in learning about where they live and building community ties through questing. Questing draws upon the well-established success of a program in New England in which individuals, students, and organizations create clues and maps highlighting the special places and stories of their community. The book presents a rationale for place-based education and quest program goals and objectives that can easily be implemented in any community. "This reader is already enthusiastic enough to suggest it to a local neighborhood group."—Boston Globe "The timeliness for the new book published by University Press of New England is that more guidelines are needed for an ever expanding diverse community audience to run and participate in quests. Those addressed by the authors include teachers, parents, historical societies, environmental organizations and others."—Connecticut Valley Spectator (NH) "Questing is so full of great suggestions that I am motivated to act. I still haven't found a treasure box, but I've hidden one."—New Hampshire Magazine The Table of Contents of this book is as follows: Foreword - David Sobel • Place-Based Education • The Joy of Treasue Hunts • The Story of Questing • The Spirit of Place • Choosing a Quest Route and Site • Varieties of Quests • Notes for Teachers • Out in the Field • Researching Your Place • Writing Clues • Making Maps • Treasure Boxes, Stamps & Sign-In Books • Sharing Your Quest • Building a Quest Program • From Questing to Stewardship • Appendix: The Village Quest Curriculum • Notes • Bibliography • Acknowledgements • Index. "Solve a riddle, find a box, and a secret world will be yours. This guide to the age-old practices of letterboxing, questing and treasure hunting is a key to unlocking a sense of place in forest and neighborhood alike."—Orion DELIA CLARK is co-founder and Project Director of Antioch New England Institute in Keene, New Hampshire. She is also the co-founder of Vital Communities. STEVEN GLAZER is coordinator of the Valley Quest program, a place-based community education program of Vital Communities in White River Junction, Vermont. He is author of The Heart of Learning (1999) and editor of Valley Quest: 89 Treasure Hunts in the Upper Valley (2001). 
Price: 21.80 USD
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16 COLMER, MICHAEL; VINING, ALEX (ILLUSTRATOR). Pinball: An Illustrated History.
New American Library, NY: October 1976. First New American Library Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
For anyone who was ever fascinated by pinball machines, this is the work you've got to have. Highly illustrated. Includes an Index of machines. 
Price: 107.11 USD
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17 CONKLIN, LES; CORUM, BILL (PREFACE). Payday At The Races.
Wilshire Book Company, California: 1953. 0879802693 / 9780879802691 s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 

Price: 5.70 USD
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18 COOKE, BARCLAY; BRADSHAW, JON. Backgammon The Cruelest Game: The Art Of Winning.
Random House, New York: 1974 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A guide to winning strategy and tips for the beginner and expert. 
Price: 6.89 USD
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19 COTTINGHAM JR., CLIVE. The Game Of Billiards.
J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1964. Third Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Library discard. 

Price: 14.01 USD
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20 CULBERTSON, ELY. Contract Bridge Complete: The Gold Book Of Bidding And Play.
The John Winston Company, Philadelphia: 1937. First edition (unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. 
A book for experts and beginners alike that gives a scienfically unified view of modern Contract Bridge as a whole, and that specifically explains and iluustrates the thousands of questions that may arise in the bidding, the play, and the laws. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.50 USD
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