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Leisure & Hobbies
   -Amateur Radio
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   -Indoor Games (see also Chess)
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1 Cameras: From Daguerreotypes to Instant Pictures
Nordbok 1982 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Good to Very Good With 280 colour and 320 black-and-white illustrations, including exploded and cutaway drawings. 
Wrapper (now protected in clear acetate) worn at head of spine. 570095 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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2 Allen, Robert MENSA Presents The Ultimate Mental Challenge;
Limited Editions 1995 0091810744 / 9780091810740 Large format Paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated in mono with diagrams drawings and puzzles 
This mind blowing book contains over 500 puzzles and tests designed to give your brain the ultimate workout. To be closely followed by a stiff drink and a lie down in a darkened room. That the book is UNREAD probably says it all. Are you brave enough? Very light shelf wear only. 117129 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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The Book Of Nature Photography: A Practical Guide To Creative Techniques, Angel, Heather
3 Angel, Heather The Book Of Nature Photography: A Practical Guide To Creative Techniques
Ebury Press 1982 0852232276 / 9780852232279 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs and line drawings 
Light shelf wear only. 168 pp. including index. 699146 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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Intermediate Leisure and Tourism, Anon
4 Anon Intermediate Leisure and Tourism
Oxford University Press 1996 0198327986 / 9780198327981 Large Paperback Very Good Illustrated 
Ex College library with book plate and stamps. In clear protective cover. 619012 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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The Amateur Photographer Handbook, Anon
5 Anon The Amateur Photographer Handbook
Hamlyn 1986 060035668X / 9780600356684 Fourth impression Hardback with laminated pictorial cover and matchi Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs and drawings 
Over 1000 pages packed with information covering every aspect of photography, including equipment, techniques, special occasions, home processing and so on. 527093 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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6 Anon The Complete Letter Writer for Ladies and Gentlemen
Ward Lock & Co No date given Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good or better 
Light shelf wear, small paint mark to rear cover. Contains specimen letters on a variety of subjects, and correct forms of address. Now rather quaint, in these times of emails and text messages. 118232 
Price: 7.20 GBP
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The Oxford Guide To Word Games, Augarde, Tony
7 Augarde, Tony The Oxford Guide To Word Games
Oxford University Press 1984 0192141449 / 9780192141446 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine Fine. 
240 pp. 637021 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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How To Edit Amateur Films, Baddeley, H
8 Baddeley, H How To Edit Amateur Films
Focal Press 1954 Second Edition Large paperback Very Good Illustrated with line drawings 
134pp. Slight annotation (Xs in the margins) on a few pages. 626159 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Fly Fishing, Bailey, Vivian
9 Bailey, Vivian Fly Fishing
Hennel Lock / Harrap 1963 Paperback Good to Very Good Illustrated with line drawings 
Crease and light wear to front cover. 57pp. 755053 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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10 Baker, T T The Kingdom Of The Camera
George Bell 1934 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Good reading copy Illustrated with mono photos and drawings 
1930s photographic manual. Covers worn, faded and marked, slight foxing, but binding tight. Prize label on pastedown. 112312 
Price: 7.65 GBP
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Teach Yourself Digital Photography, Bargh, Peter
11 Bargh, Peter Teach Yourself Digital Photography
Teach Yourself Books 2000 0340780541 / 9780340780541 Medium Format Paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs. 
241 pp. Including glossary and Index. 704388 
Price: 4.25 GBP
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Cartridges of the World : Seventh Edition, Barnes, Frank C and Mike Bussard (ed)
12 Barnes, Frank C and Mike Bussard (ed) Cartridges of the World : Seventh Edition
DBI Books 1993 0873491459 / 9780873491457 Seventh Edition, revised and expanded. Large Format Paperback Illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, tables and black and white photographs. 
Including index. 464 pp. 713124 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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13 Barr, David (Ed) The Haig Guide to Trout Fishing in Britain
Willow Books 1983 0002180308 / 9780002180306 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Near Fine Near Fine Colour and black-and-white throughout 
Price: 6.53 GBP
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Exposure Technique, Bates, G Gordon
14 Bates, G Gordon Exposure Technique
Fountain Press 1961 Paperback Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
92 pp. including index, plus advertising at rear. 699148 
Price: 1.95 GBP
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Sporting Tactics for Coarse Fish, Bates, L Vernon
15 Bates, L Vernon Sporting Tactics for Coarse Fish
Herbert Jenkins 1962 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Fine Illustrated with line drawings. 
Including index. 156 pp. 713086 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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A New Book of Patience Games, Bergholt, Ernest
16 Bergholt, Ernest A New Book of Patience Games
George Routledge and Sons 1935 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Good Illustrated with examples 
29 different games explained. 522203 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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A New Book Of Patience Games, Bergholt, Ernest
17 Bergholt, Ernest A New Book Of Patience Games
Routledge 1917 Scarce First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Good Illustrated with examples 
Some overall wear. 28 different games explained. 112014 
Price: 10.80 GBP
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18 Beyfus, Drusilla The Brides Book - A Complete Guide to Your Wedding From the Engagement to the Honeymoon
Chancellor Press 1985 1907486878 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good or Better Illustrated with mono and colour photographs and drawings 
Wrapper and book edges have slight shelf wear 117169 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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How to Win at Bridge in 30 Days : A Crash Course In Bridge Basics, Bird, David
19 Bird, David How to Win at Bridge in 30 Days : A Crash Course In Bridge Basics
Batsford 1998 0713483601 / 9780713483604 Trade Paperback. Good to Very Good. Illustrated with diagrams and game examples. 
Light reading wear only. 122pp. 653079 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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Ten Ways to Improve Your Bridge, Bird, David
20 Bird, David Ten Ways to Improve Your Bridge
Cassell 2004 0304366749 / 9780304366743 Trade Paperback. AS NEW Illustrated with diagrams and game examples. 
128pp. 653080 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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