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The Encyclopedia of Draughts Volume 1, Third Edition

By: Alexander, J.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear & Son: 1928

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 0808908

Condition: Collectible; Good


Third Edition, 1st Printing. Call 203, Lovell 39. Volume 1 only. Good, chipped at top of spine, bottom half of spine chipped away, covers moderately darkened, missing piece on bottom right corner of front cover, faint cup circle at bottom left of rear cover. 13.5 x 21cm. soft cover. Covers pp. 1-68. 206bb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

The Encyclopedia of Draughts : Second Edition

By: Alexander, John ; Kear, James A.

Price: $90.25

Publisher: London, E. Marlborough & co.: 1918

Edition: Second edition / 1st Printing

Seller ID: 0801733

Condition: Good


Volumes 1 through 8 bound in one book. 2nd Edition / 1st Printing. Lovell 39. Bound in 1/2 black calf leather over black cloth boards. Good, slight rubbing to edges of binding, 1.5 inch split at bottom of front spine hinge (continues horizontally across bottom of spine, there are pen & pencil marginal notes throughout the book. 15 x 21cm. hard cover. 576pp. B1713 View more info

The Encyclopedia of Draughts : Revised Edition

By: Alexander, John ; Kear, James A.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Bistol, James A. Kear: 1928

Edition: Fascimile Edition

Seller ID: 0809273

Condition: Very Good


Fascimile edition, modern reprint. Lovell 39. Bound in brown faux-leather with gilt tilting, 8vo. 452, 52 & 16pp supplement. B1714 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

The Game of Draughts : The Games Played in the Fiftieth Tournament for the Championship of Scotland, Held at Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, January, 1949 ; 1950 Scottish Draughts Championship Aberdeen

By: Allen, R. J. ; Parker, W. G. ; Oldbury, Derek

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Stirling, A. Learmonth & Son: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0807603

Condition: Good


2 pamphlets bound in 1 book. First Edition, First printing. Lovell 270 & 271. Good, no dust jacket as issued, some white paper remains stuck along left side of front cover. 14.5 x 18. hard cover. 46 & 64pp. B657N Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams : Third edition, Revised and Extended

By: Anderson, Andrew ; M'Culloch, Robert

Price: $71.25

Publisher: Glasgow, R. M'Culloch: 1878

Edition: Third edition / 1st Printing

Seller ID: 0806246

Condition: Very Good


Third Edition / First Printing. Bound in modern blue cloth, circa 1940. Very good, foxing to front & rear blank pages. 14 x 22cm. hard cover. xxxii + 136pp. A599 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

Checkers Containing Complete Instructions and Rules for Playing Checkers or Draughts, Illustrated with Diagrams

By: Anderson, Andrew ; M'Culloch, Robert

Price: $142.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A. [1888], Fitzgerald Publishing Company:

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 0806747

Condition: Collectible; Very Good


First American Edition, printing not stated. Call 61, most likely a reprint from 1900-1901] Very good in good to very good plain paper dust jacket. Book : slight uneven darkening endpapers. Jacket : paper has unevenly darkened, slight chipping at top & bottom of spine & corners. Jacket in archival quality protector. Collectible or gift quality : This is the nicest copy of this book that we have seen. 13 x 19cm. hard cover. 162pp. 437T Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

Checkers Containing Complete Instructions and Rules for Playing Checkers or Draughts, Illustrated with Diagrams

By: Anderson, Andrew ; M'Culloch, Robert

Price: $37.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Fitzgerald Publishing Company: 1888

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 0807587

Condition: Good


First American Edition, printing not stated. Call 61, stating unauthorized American edition published in 1888. Good, pen note about publication on title-page and first introductory page (some underlining on page). 13 x 19cm. hard cover. 162pp. B657F Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams : Seventh Edition, Revised and Extended

By: Anderson, Andrew ; McCulloch, Robert

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company, Inc.: 1910

Edition: 7th Edition / 1st Printing

Seller ID: 0802646

Condition: Good


Seventh Edition / First Printing. Call 61. Good, slight wear at top & bottom of spine & corners, small ink mark on inside front cover. 14.5 x 22. hard cover. xxxii + 136pp. 7298 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams : Seventh Edition, Revised and Extended

By: Anderson, Andrew ; McCulloch, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., David McKay Company, Inc.: 1912

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 0802821

Condition: Good


Seventh Edition, unstated Printing. Call 61. Good, slight wear at top & bottom of spine & corners, 2 small water spots near top of spine. 15 x 22cm. hard cover. xxxii + 136pp. B2561 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams : Fifth edition, Revised and Extended

By: Anderson, Andrew ; McCulloch, Robert

Price: $90.25

Publisher: Glasgow, R. M'Culloch: 1887

Edition: 5th Edition / 1st Printing

Seller ID: 0803533

Condition: Very Good


Fifth Edition / First Printing. Call 61. Bound in gold stamped & lettered original green cloth. Good, rubbing at top & bottom of spine & corners, slight darkening to endpapers. 14.5 x 22. hard cover. xxxii + 136pp. B2076 View more info

The Game of Draughts Simplified and Illustrated with Practical Diagrams : Seventh Edition, Revised and Extended

By: Anderson, Andrew ; McCulloch, Robert

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., David McKay Company: 1912

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 0805450

Condition: Good


Seventh Edition, unstated Printing. Call 61. Good-, reading copy only, water stain on lower right corner of front cover, water stain to lower half of rear cover, slight wear at top & bottom of spine, corners bumped, name & place in pen on front endpaper, 2 bumps to top of rear cover. Despite the covers being a little rough, the contents are clean. 15 x 22cm. hard cover. xxxii + 136pp. B238F 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

The Game of Draughts : White & Coloured Doctors Comprising 743 Variations & 12 Positions

By: Atkinson, Mathew

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0802655

Condition: Collectible; Good


First Edition, 1st Printing. Call 137. Bound in modern (c.1940s) grey cloth, converting this thin paperback book into a hard cover one. Both original paper covers bound in place. Good, mounting paper covers the inside 1/2 of the original front & rear covers this covers the printed border design on the left side of front cover, small piece missing on lower right corner of 1st page, slight darkening to original covers. 14.5 x 21. hard cover. 48pp. 4873B Size: 8vo - over 7... View more info

The Game of Draughts : White & Coloured Doctors Comprising 743 Variations & 12 Positions

By: Atkinson, Mathew

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0805893

Condition: Collectible; Good


First Edition, 1st Printing. Call 137. Good, covers are moderately soiled and darkened. 14.5 x 21. hard cover. 48pp. B1699C 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". View more info

The Game of Draughts : White & Coloured Doctors Comprising 743 Variations & 12 Positions

By: Atkinson, Mathew

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1892

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 0808142

Condition: Very Good


Modern reprint circa 1980. Call 137. Very good. 14.5 x 21. hard cover. 48pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". View more info

The Game of Draughts : White & Coloured Doctors Comprising 743 Variations & 12 Positions

By: Atkinson, Mathew

Price: $14.20

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0810333

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, modern reprint circa 1980. Call 137. Very good. 14.5 x 21. hard cover. 48pp. B577Z Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". View more info

The Game of Draughts : White & Coloured Doctors ; New Bristol, Volume 1 : Part 1 and 2

By: Atkinson, Mathew ; Yates, Joseph

Price: $213.75

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1892

Edition: First edition / 1st Printing

Seller ID: 0805404

Condition: Very Good


2 pamphlets bound in 1 book. First Edition / First Printing. Call 137 (published in 1892) & 115 (published in 1889). Bound in 1/2 black cloth over red marbled boards with a gold lettered black leather label on center of front cover, original paper covers are bound in. Very good, slight wear at top & bottom of spine, name stamp on both original paper covers, original covers are slightly darkened, short horizontal margin tear on front edge of p.48 in the Doctors. 14 x 21cm... View more info

Part 1. New Bristol comprising 158 variations. Together with critical positions showing ingenious corrections up to date, by Joseph Yates and Others ; Part 2. New Bristol comprising 235 Variations, Together with Critical Positions Showing Ingenious .

By: Atkinson, Mathew ; Yates, Joseph

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0808323

Condition: Very Good


Parts 1 & 2 bound together. First Edition, modern reprint circa 1980. Call 115. Very good. 14 x 22cm. hard cover. 44pp. 7731C Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

New Bristol: Parts I & 2

By: Atkinson, Mathew ; Yates, Joseph

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0809648

Condition: Very Good


In blue wraps with black titling, stapled at spine, 8vo, 44pp. Call 115. (browning and wear/rubbing to spine and extremities, small sticker to spine tip bottom) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" View more info

Scientific Draughts from Novice to Proficient By Concise, Entertaining, and Graduated Stages

By: Atwell, Richard

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear, Jun.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0804631

Condition: Good


First Edition, 1st printing. Call 214. Good, no dust jacket, spine slightly darkened, light wear at top & bottom of spine, corners lightly bumped and rubbed, slight soiling to covers, several faint water dots on rear cover, endpapers moderately darkened. 13 x 19cm. hard cover. 186pp. 9188H 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Scientific Draughts from Novice to Proficient By Concise, Entertaining, and Graduated Stages

By: Atwell, Richard

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Bristol, J. A. Kear, Jun.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0804632

Condition: Good


First Edition, 1st printing. Call 214. Good, no dust jacket, spine slightly darkened, light wear at top & bottom of spine, corners lightly bumped and rubbed, endpapers slightly darkend. 13 x 19cm. hard cover. 186pp. 9188F 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info