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Minneapolis, MN Bruelheide Bridge Guild 1941 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
This item includes two little books about playing poker. The first was published in Mainneapolis in 1941 by the Bruelheide Bridge Guild; the second by The United States Playing Card Company in Cincinnati, OH. (1959? ) . Both books have a tight binding - stiff paper covers bound with staples. Both show light wear to the cover - small stain on the back cover, a chip at the top of the spine. Quite clean. The interior pages are all clean and crisp except one has an interior page with a crease and has been strengthened with archival tissue paper. The quality of the paper is a little poor which is typical for the years and is starting to darken in one of the books. ; 8vo 
Price: 17.90 USD
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Chicago, IL Boy, Neva L. 1919 First Edition Softcover 
This is a book from 1919 in softcover. It contains games and card games for convalescents. The book is tight, bright, clean, and fresh. It appears to be unread. There is and Index, Foreword, and essay on experience with the games by Anne M. Smith. Pages 7 through 63 contain the gamesa; 8vo; 61 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 Hollister, Helen E. PARLOR GAMES
Philadephia, PA The Penn Publishing Co 1897 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a small, hardcover book in very good condition. The cover is of green cloth with a red and silver decorated front and spine. There is a former owner name faintly written in pencil on the front free end paper. The delicate end papers have been reinforced with archival tissue mending tape at eh bottom of the inside spine. There are 167 pages of play games such as The Traveling Alphabet. The Minister's Cat, The Rule of Contrary . ; 12mo  
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Wells, Carolyn A BOOK OF CHARADES
New York, NY George H. Doran Company 1927 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the First Edition hardcover in a fragile, dust jacket with missing paper at the spine and a missing inside flap. Now nicely held together within a new archival, see-through, removable mylar cover. There is a six page Foreword by Wells, one hundred charades in text, followed by the answers. Hardcover in yellow cloth with some soiling. The interior is clean and the pages are unmarked and with no other writing other than a small last name written in ink on the upper corner of the front free end paper. ; 8vo; 122 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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5 Work, Milton C AUCTION DECLARATIONS With the Laws of Auction Adopted by the Whist Club of New York, Effective January 1, 1917
Philadelphia, PA John C. Winston 1917 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The covers are protected by a see-through, removable acedtate jacket. This is a book about playing Whist. The book is tight, bright, and quite clean. The covers are in a medium green with gilt titles on the cover and spine. The title on the spine is starting to fade. The binding is tight. The front free end paper has a tiny price label with the word Logan Jones Dry Goods Company. There is a former owner name in pencil with an address. The interior pages are free of markings. ; 8vo; 288 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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