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Cube Index: A Visual Guide to Mechanical Puzzles

New Copy, but cover has damage - Cube Index - 2017 book with over 6,500 photos of mechanical puzzles

USD 45.00
nalpak (4 )

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Puzzles Old and New - Original c1895 edition

Original 1895 edition of Puzzles Old & New with a green cover.I'm not brilliant at describing the condition of antique books but here goes.....Having seen a number o...

USD 235.00
Steve (24 )

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Hoffmann Puzzles Old and New 1893

<div><div>Good condition.</div><div>Binding is intact, all pages complete and undamaged.</div><div>The photos here show the front and ...

JamesAStorer (8 )

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Pencil Puzzlers

<div>Pencil Puzzlers, 1992, Steve Ryan, Sterling; 96 pages, 8.25 x 5.5 inches</div><div>Assorted puzzles, lots of illustrations and diagrams. With answe...

BruceWhitehill (21 )

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Puzzle Corals


pucu (86 )

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Wehman Bros. New Book of 200 Puzzles, No. 1

<div>First edition of this 1908 puzzle book from Wehman Bros., Park Row, NY. &nbsp;64 pages include lots of illustrations and diagrams, at least one per puzzle ...

BruceWhitehill (21 )

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The Simple Solution to Rubik's Cube

<div>64-page illustrated Bantam book from 1981 by James G. Nourse. Lots of black-and-white illustrations and diagrams. Includes a "Simple 5-Step Solution"...

BruceWhitehill (21 )

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Merlin's Puzzle Pastimes

<div>1986 Dover book edited by Charles Barry Townsend contains 56 pages of puzzles and solutions, copiously and wonderfully illustrated.<br><div><div...

BruceWhitehill (21 )

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Mental Nuts, S.E. Clark, 1897, small 32 page booklet of puzzles

Mental Nuts - Can You Crack Them?, printed 1897, 32 pages long. The Cover is hard to read, but also says, "with compliments of H.W.Patterson - Jewelry, Watches, Diam...

tomjolly (103 )

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Neo Sliding Block Puzzles Part II Preliminary Sample

Please note this is the preliminary sample of neo sliding block puzzles part 2.<br>It does not contain all sliding puzzles of neo sliding block puzzle part 2.<br...

pucu (86 )

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pucu (86 )

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MAZE CUBES by Larry Evans Hard to Find

<DIV><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 18pt; COLOR: #0000cd">Larry Evans, one of the premier maze creators, created this book in 1977. Cut ...

ahaber (9 )

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Slocum 1989 American President Companies calendar

This beautiful, super large 13-month calendar from 1989 (it works again in 2013!) consists of great photos of items from Jerry Slocum's selection. The calendar is ab...

BruceWhitehill (21 )

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Like tangram you have to lay puzzle pieces to form a figure.<br>Instead of seven pieces like tangram you have by Oktagram 8 same triangle pieces. The figures look s...

pucu (86 )

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Lewis Carroll's Games and Puzzles, and Rediscovered Lewis Carroll;2 Dover books.

Two books of Lewis Carroll Puzzles, compiled by Edward Wakeling, published in 1992 and 1995 by Dover books. Lewis Carroll Games and Puzzles in 1992 (80 pages) in very goo...

tomjolly (103 )

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Snark Puzzle Book and "My Best Math and Logic Puzzles" by Martin Gardner

The Snark Puzzle Book, by Martin Gardner, hardbound with dust jacket, 1st edition and 1st printing, 1973, Simon and Schuster in good condition. There's a stamp on th...

tomjolly (103 )

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"Games for the Super Intelligent" and "More Games...." by Jame F. Fixx

"Games for the Super Intelligent" and "More Games for the Superintelligent" by Jame F. Fixx. These books are full of interesting puzzles, and both b...

tomjolly (103 )

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Puzzles 101, A Puzzlemaster's Challenge, by Nobuyuki Yoshiahara

Puzzles 101, a book of 101 diverse and interesting puzzles by Nobuyuki Yoshigahara. Published in 2004 by A.K. Peters. Paperback. Very nice condition. Fun puzzles.<br&g...

tomjolly (103 )

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Five Riddle books; Riddles Ancient and Modern, Mark Bryant plus others

Five paperback books of riddles. Riddles, Ancient and Modern is a somewhat scholarly approach to riddles, published by Peter Bedrick Books in 1984. Includes over 709 ridd...

tomjolly (103 )

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The Moscow Puzzles, by Boris A. Kordemsky

The Moscow Puzzles, by Boris A. Kordemsky. Book is in good condition, but the cover is a bit dinged up and the page-edges are starting to yellow. Published by Penguin/Pel...

tomjolly (103 )

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