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Killing Defence at Bridge

By: Kelsey H W Staff

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 048439

ISBN: 0571068693

Condition: Very Good


A must for any student of the game who wishes to improve their defence - the department of the game that is the Achilles heel of all players. Intended for average or better players though doubtful whether any Life Masters could fail to benefit after studying the 150 deals which the author has selected. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w 191 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Scale Electric Flight

By: Kessler, Jonas

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, Traplet Publications Ltd: 1997

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 061890

ISBN: 1900371103

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Modeller's World Series which takes a significant step along the road to the dream of electric-powered semi-scale models. Clean, tight, large format softcover - 93 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Complete Book of Overcalls in Contract Bridge

By: Lawrence, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1982

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 059867

ISBN: 0720714117

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Pelham Bridge Series edited and with an introduction by Victor Mollo. Comprehensive guide with nearly 800 examples illustrating every facet of the overcall and the response to it. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Acol-Ite's Quiz

By: Lederer, Rhoda

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Unwin Paperbacks: 1978

Seller ID: 021197

ISBN: 0047930330

Condition: Good


Good, tight paperback with some sunning to page edges and shelfwear to covers. 197pp. View more info

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Acol-ites Quiz : Including the Basic Rules of the Acol System, Quiz Exercises and Competition Analysis

By: Lederer, Rhoda

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1974

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 063167

ISBN: 0047930144

Condition: Very Good


Contains about 200 pages of easily assimilated and light-hearted, though thorough, instruction on the Acol System of bidding. Clean, tight paperback - 197 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bridge Conventions Made Clear

By: Lederer, Rhoda

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Hounslow, Middlesex, Bibliagora: 1982

Seller ID: 064468

ISBN: 0906031370

Condition: Good


All conventions in this paperback are licensed (or do not require a license) so may be added to your armoury without fear of doing anything 'illegal'. Good, clean copy with light signs of shelf life - 128 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Learn Bridge With the Lederers

By: Lederer, Tony & Rhoda; Lederer, Rhoda Barrow

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045604

ISBN: 0304298565

Condition: Very Good


Britain's one time most successful bridge couple give help to absolute beginners taking them from the basics to the point where they need only experience to become sound players. 202pp including index. Light tanning to page edges else a very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

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Cobra : The Computer-Designed Bidding System

By: Lindelof, Torbjorn

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1983

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056334

ISBN: 0575029870

Condition: Very Good


The first complete and effective bidding system designed with the aid of an computer. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 280 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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West Highland Walks :Two - Skye to Cape Wrath

By: MacInnes, Hamish

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037250

ISBN: 0340239166

Condition: Very Good


Offers a marvellous and varied collection of escape routes off the often congested Highland roads, up the glens and over the hills, skirting lochs with prospects of magnificent peaks and legendary fortresses. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 249 pages plus index. Reliable next post dispatch. View more info

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Bridge Table Tales

By: Markus, Rixi

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Unwin Paperbacks: 1983

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 056314

ISBN: 0047930551

Condition: Very Good


One of the great characters of international bridge collects hands from celebrated players that are memorable for a variety of reasons. Clean, tight booklet - 96 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Bid Boldly Play Safe

By: Markus, Rixi

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Unwin Paperbacks: 1980

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 056315

ISBN: 0047930446

Condition: Very Good


Completely revised edition of the author's famous first book with much new material added. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback - 285 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Bridge with Rixi

By: Markus, Rixi

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1983

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056320

ISBN: 0413540308

Condition: Very Good


The world's greatest ever woman bridge player gives an insight into the way she thinks about the game and discusses a selection of problematic hands. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 167 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Common-Sense Bridge

By: Markus, Rixi

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 056339

ISBN: 0370013808

Condition: Very Good


One of the world's greatest players takes the reader through every aspect of bidding and play. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 171 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Pens and Pencils : A Collector's Handbook

By: Martini, Regina

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, USA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066734

ISBN: 0887409423

Condition: Good


Part of the Schiffer Book for Collectors Series which includes a value guide. Traces the history of the writing instrument through the ages. Some odd light thumb marks else a bright, glossy copy showing a crease mark to rear cover - 147 pages. Prompt dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Winning at Rubber Bridge

By: Mayer, Edward

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1975

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056325

ISBN: 0713430672

Condition: Very Good


The world authority explains how the rubber player can achieve the most rewarding, not necessarily the perfect, contract. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 195 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Walking My Way

By: Merrill, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032433

ISBN: 0701124008

Condition: Very Good


The professional walker offers the fruits of his experience with advice on clothing and equipment, details of his training programme, the planning of the route, practical tips on carrying heavy loads, on how to avoid and cure blisters, how to dress for bad weather and so on. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 193 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Peak District Walks : 2 - Long Walks for the Rambler

By: Merrill, John N.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Clapham, Yorkshire, Dalesman Books: 1979

Edition: Third Edition Reprinted

Seller ID: 032408

ISBN: 0852064039

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright, 64 page booklet with routes and commentary for Gritstone and Limestone Walks. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Card Reading at Contract - How to Reconstruct the Concealed Hands at the Bridge Table

By: Miles, Marshall

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Nicholas Kaye: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060615

Condition: Very Good


Discloses the techniques of the experts by teaching a great deal about how to assess the cards in his opponents' hands. Very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. 128 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bridge: Modern Bidding

By: Mollo, Victor

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048708

Condition: Very Good


Covers every phase of modern bidding, focusing on subjects such as tentative and co-operative doubles, free bids and sacrifices, trial bids and cue bids at every level, and the technique of slam bidding as well as tactics and strategies in defence. . Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 124 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bridge : Modern Bidding

By: Mollo, Victor

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1972

Edition: Third Edition Revised and Reprinted

Seller ID: 056312

ISBN: 0571046959

Condition: Very Good


New edition which notes all the latest trends and treatments and all the fashionable gadgets which are on view. Clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 144 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info