Fun Stuff

26111. Adler, Bill. THE LETTERMAN WIT: HIS LIFE AND HUMOR. NY, Carroll & Graf, 1994. 157pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 10.00

26112. Agostini, Franco and Nicola Alberto DeCarlo. INTELLIGENCE GAMES. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1985. 184pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Papbound. Very good. 14.00

26113. Agostini, Franco. MATH AND LOGIC GAMES. New York, Perennial Library/Harper & Row, 1986. 181pp., illus., bibliog., index, 4to. Papbnd. VG. 10.00

26119. Benton, Mike. THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF CRIME COMICS. Dallas, Taylor Publishing Company, 1993. 166pp., illus., guide and checklist, bibliog., index, 4to. Boards in dj. New. 15.00

26120. Berry, Adrian. THE BOOK OF SCIENTIFIC ANECDOTES. Buffalo, Prometheus Books, 1993. 239pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Papbnd. New. 12.00

26122. Bliss, Sands & Co. THE MAGIC MOVING PICTURE BOOK. New York, Dover, 1975. 29pp., illus., 4to. Wraps. Comp. w/ transparency in pocket. Very good. 3.00

26124. Bryden, Dean. FUN WITH CARDS. NY, George Sully, 1927. 165pp., illus., 12mo. Cloth in chipped and soiled dj. Former owner name/stamp; o/w very good. 16.00

26127. Culbertson, Ely. CONTRACT BRIDGE COMPLETE: THE NEW GOLD BOOK OF BIDDING AND PLAY. London, Faber and Faber, 1950. 548pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth. Lightly soiled, o/w very good. 10.00

26128. Culbertson, Ely. CULBERTSON SYSTEM OF PLAYING GIN RUMMY. Philadelphia, David McKay, 1942. 60pp., tall 12mo. Cloth in dj. Dj worn at extremities; o/w very good. 5.00

26129. DeGovia, Mario, Joe Arnold and Thaddaeus D. Winzenz. YO-YO TRICKS FROM BEGINNER TO SPINNER: PRIMA'S YO-YO BOOK. Rocklin, CA, Prima Games, 1999.94pp., illus., 4to. Papbnd. New. 8.00

26130. Gibson, Walter B. KNOTS AND HOW TO TIE THEM. NY, Wings Books, 1996. 134pp., illus., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. New. 12.00

26131. Goulart, Ron. COMIC BOOK CULTURE: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY. Portland, OR, Collectors Press, Inc., 2000. First edition. 204pp., illus., bibliog., wide 4to. Cloth in dj. Near fine. 15.00

26132. Grace, Arthur. COMEDIANS. Charlottesville, VA, Professional Photography Division, Eastman Kodak Company and Thomasson-Grant, 1991. 192pp., illus., wide 4to. Papbnd. Minor cover damage/shopworn, o/w VG. 9.00

26133. Grater, Michael. CUT AND COLOR TOYS AND DECORATIONS. NY, Dover, 1974. (16pp.), illus., tall 8vo. Glossy wraps. 3.00

26134. Guernseys. COMIC ART & ILLUSTRATION. (Catalog for public auction, Saturday, March 15 & 16, 1986). 98pp., illus., odd-sized ( 9 x 8.75), 8vo. Paperbound in high gloss cover. Very good. 8.00

26138. Hoffmann, Professor (Angelo John Lewis). PUZZLES OLD AND NEW. New Delhi, Sterling Pub., 1997. 394pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. New. 14.00

26139. Hole, Christina. ENGLISH SPORTS AND PASTIMES. London, B.T. Battsford Ltd., 1944. 183pp., illus., bibliog., index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Has been damp, with slight crimping alng lower afce edge; o/w VG. 20.00

26141. Jaye, Aye. THE GOLDEN RULE OF SCHMOOZING: THE AUTHENTIC PRACTICE OF TREATING OTHERS WELL. Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks, Inc., 1998. 192pp., 8vo. Papbnd. Signed by the author. New. 12.95

26141-a. Kapla, Philip. PUZZLE ME THIS. New York, Paperback Library, 1969. 94pp., illus., 12mo. Papbnd. VG. 5.00

26142. Lynch, Warren T. CULBERTSON FOR MORONS: A BRIDGE PRIMER. NY, The Bridge World, 1931. 80pp., illus. (Frank W. Peers), 8vo. Cloth/pictorial boards. Worn at extremities, but still very good. 9.00

26147. McNALLY'S BULLETIN, NO. 21. New York, William McNally, n.d. 94pp., 8vo. Wraps. VG. 8.00

26147-a. Mad Magazine eds. MAD, THE HALF-WIT AND WISDOM OF ALFRED E. NEUMAN. New York, Warner Treasures, 1997. 86pp., illus., 12mo. Pictorial boards in dj. New. 6.00

26148. Mair, Alex. HOW TO SPEAK IN PUBLIC. Edmonton, Alberta, Hurtig Publishers, 1985. 175pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in DJ. New. 7.00

26148-a. Maltin, Leonard. OF MICE AND MAGIC: A HISTORY OF AMERICAN ANIMATED CARTOONS. New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1980. 470pp., illus., filmog. by studio, acad award chronol., glossary, index, 8vo. Cloth in dj. Ex library and generally well used, but o/w VG. 12.00

26150. Meyer, Jerome S. FUN FOR THE FAMILY. NY, Greenberg Publisher, 1937. 288pp., illus., 8vo. Green cloth. Spine somewhat faded, o/w very good. 12.00

26152. Morehead, Albert H. and Geoffrey Mott-Smith. HOYLE'S RULES OF GAMES. New York, Signet, 1965. 246pp., illus., glossary, 12mo. Papbnd. Near fine. 4.00

26153. Museum of Television and Radio. STAND-UP COMEDIANS ON TELEVISION. New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1996. First. 175pp., illus., index, 4to. Cloth in dj. New. 15.00

26156. Orben, Robert. Various manuscripts. All published in and around New York by Orben himself, Tannen or Robbins. All 8vo in wraps and VG or better.

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26158. Pentagram. PENTAMAGIC. New York, Simon and Schuster (A Fireside Book), 1992. 160pp., illus., bibliog., 8vo. Papbnd. Flexible mirror still intact, Very good. 15.00

26162. Rawle, Graham. WONDER BOOK OF FUN. New York, Harcourt Brace & Co. (A Harvest Original), 1994. 64pp., illus. (photo/relia collages), 4to. Papbound. A quirkily illustarted book of puzzles. New. 9.00

26163. Read, Ronald C. TANGRAMS: 330 PUZZLES. NY, Dover, 1965. 152pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Very good. 5.00

26164. Reidelbach, Maria. COMPLETELY MAD: A HISTORY OF THE COMIC BOOK AND MAGAZINE. Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1991. 208pp., illus., bibliography of MAD books and general bib., index, wide 4to. Cloth/boards in DJ. Published at $50.00. New... 30.00

26164-a. Reinfeld, Fred. 1001 BRILLIANT CHESS SACRIFICES AND COMBINATIONS (Chess Student's Library). New York, Sterling Publishing, 1955. 252pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth in tattered dj. O/w VG. 8.00

26164-b. Reum, Dr. Earl L. and Lindsay E. Smith. COMMUNICATING WITH MAGIC: THE SPEAKER'S GUIDE TO MAGIC, THE MAGICIAN'S GUIDE TO SPEAKING (including the complete text of Earl Reum's MAGIC FOR THE CIVIC CLUB). Littleton, CO, Reum & Smith Books, 2002. 103pp., illus., 8vo. Papbnd. New. 20.00

26165. Rinker, Harry L. COLLECTOR’S GUIDE TO TOYS, GAMES AND PUZZLES. Radnor, PA, Wallace-Homestead Book Co., 1991. 165pp., illus., indices, 8vo. Paperbound. New. 12.00

26167. Safian, Louis A. 2000 INSULTS FOR ALL OCCASIONS. New York, Pocket Books, 1975. 241pp., 12mo. Papbnd. VG. 5.00

26168. Safian, Louis A. 2000 MORE INSULTS. New York, Pocket Books, 1967. 175pp., 12mo. Papbnd. Bumped/cracked at base of spine, o/w VG. 5.00

26169-a. Selbit, P.T. CONJURING PATTER, VOLUME ONE. London, Hamley Brothers, Limited, n.d. 16pp., 8vo. Stiff wraps. Lightly soiled, o/w quite good. 8.00

26170. Sheinwold, Alfred. FIRST BOOK OF BRIDGE. NY, Barnes and Noble, 1968. 157pp., index, 8vo. Paperbound. Good. 4.00

26176. Townsend, Charles Barry. MERLIN'S PUZZLER, VOLUME 3. Maplewood, NJ, Hammond Incorporated, 1979. 122pp., illus., 4to. Papbnd. Former owner name on title page; lightly worn, o/w VG. 6.00

26177. VanCleave, Janice Pratt. CHEMISTRY FOR EVERY KID: 101 EASY EXPERIMENTS THAT REALLY WORK. New York, John Wiley & Sons, 1989. 232pp., illus., index, 8vo. Papbnd. New. 6.00

26179. Walstad, Bruce. CAUTION PRACTICAL JOKER AHEAD: A LIFETIME OF GAGS, STUNTS, PRACTICAL JOKES, TRICKS, PRANKS, STORIES AND OTHER ASSORTED NONSENSE. Littleton, CO, Street-Smart Communication, 2001. 102pp., illus., index, 8vo. Papbnd. New. 15.00

26181. Whaley, Bo. THE OFFICIAL REDNECK HANDBOOK. Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press, 1987. 159pp., illus., 8vo. Paperbound. Fine. 5.00

26182. White, Alain C. SAM LOYD AND HIS CHESS PROBLEMS. New York, Dover, 1962. 471pp., illus., 8vo. Papbnd. Has been damp; light foxing; o/w good. 5.00

26183. Wood, Clement and Gloria Goddard. THE COMPLETE BOOK OF GAMES. Garden, NY, Garden City Books, 1940. 894pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. Lightly soiled; front hinge going; o/w good. 9.00

26184. Wood, Clement and Gloria Goddard. THE COMPLETE BOOK OF GAMES. Garden City Publishing Co., 1940. 894pp., illus., 8vo. Cloth. Includes section on Mind-reading games. Light soiling and one bump on cover, o/w very gd. 15.00

26185. Works, Milton C. CONTRACT BRIDGE FOR ALL. Chicago, John C. Winston Co., 1930. 265pp., index, gloss., 12mo. Cloth in dj. Dj has several small chips and tears, o/w very good. 9.00