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Jerry Slocum"s Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers

Jerry Slocum"s Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers

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Published by Slocum Puzzle Foundation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puzzles,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages3
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8715773M
    ISBN 101890980064
    ISBN 109781890980061
    OCLC/WorldCa52899417

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Jerry Slocum's directory of puzzle collectors & puzzle sellers Unknown Binding Puzzles from Catel's Cabinet and Bestelmeier's magazine, to English translations of excerpts from the German Catel-Katalog and Bestelmeier-Katalog (History of puzzles series).

Jerry Slocum's directory of puzzle collectors and puzzle sellers Directory of puzzle collectors and puzzle sellers Notes Cover title. Includes a listing of "Puzzle periodicals" (p.

), "Internet puzzle sites" (p. ), a "Directory of retail puzzle stores" (p. ), and a "Mechanical puzzle classification" section (p. "May Jerry Slocum's Directory of Facinating, Clever, Diabolical and Ingenious Puzzle Collectors and Puzzle Sellers.

Jerry Slocum and Dieter Gebhardt have teamed up to produce a book on Anchor puzzles that have entertained and challenged millions of people who love have spent several decades and travelled countless miles,met with everyone they could find to piece together the complete history of these their earliest appearance in ,these puzzles have a history that is 5/5(1).

Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers 5th Edition, The page Directory contains collectors of mechanical puzzles from 40 countries, retail stores in 24 countries that sell puzzles and mail order and wholesale puzzle sellers as well as Internet Puzzle Sites and Puzzle.

The Slocum Puzzle Room at the Lilly Library. More t mechanical puzzles from Jerry Slocum's collection have been donated to the Lilly Library and can be seen and handled at the Library during business hours six days each week. There are also dozens of Hands-on-Puzzles for you to solve. Jerry Slocum is an American historian, collector and author specializing on the field of mechanical puzzles.

He worked as an engineer at Hughes Aircraft prior to retiring and dedicating his life to puzzles. His personal puzzle collection, numbering o mechanical puzzles and 4, books, is believed to be the world's : June 5,Chicago, Illinois.

Slocum, Jerry,Jerry Slocum's Directory of Puzzle Collectors and Puzzle Sellers (5th Edition), pp, pb, Beverly Hills, CA: Slocum Puzzle Foundation. If you are serious about mechanical puzzles, you must have this directory and you should be in it. For International orders the price fo the book is US$40, plus postage.

Contact Jerry for current postage rate. Pay by PayPal account: [email protected] or checks in US$ to. Jerry Slocum, South Palm Drive, Beverly Hills, CA USA. Please send an Email with exact address and note if you want an autograph. If you have any interest in puzzles,you'll immediately agree that this book is outstanding in every way.

The authors are two of the biggest names when it comes to writing about mechanical puzzles of today and of the past. Jerry Slocum has collected puzzles all his life,has o, and has probably the finest collection in the world/5(14).

Jerry Slocum was the Curator of the puzzle exhibition. Three quarters of a million people enjoyed the exhibition. The Second edition of the Directory was the first publication of the Slocum Puzzle Foundation.

The Third Edition was published January and included almost puzzle collectors and over retail stores and mail order sellers. The 15 Puzzle Book contains an illustrated history of one of the most popular and important mechanical puzzles of all time.

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It can be argued that the 15 Puzzle in had the greatest impact on American and European society of any mechanical puzzle the world has ever known. Books Author: Jerry Slocum. Jerry Hello, I am Jerry from Singapore, collector and amateur puzzle designer.

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Other Puzzle Blogs And Sites That I Read. Jerry Slocum is an American historian, collector and author specializing on the field of mechanical puzzles. Prior to retiring and dedicating his life to puzzles, he worked as an engineer at Hughes Aircraft.

His personal puzzle collection, numbering o mechanical puzzles and 4, books, is believed to be the world's largest. Slocum had been collecting mechanical puzzles his whole life, eventually becoming the unofficial authority on physical puzzles with the publication of his book, Puzzles Old and New.

By Biography: Jerry Slocum began solving and saving mechanical puzzles in at age eight when his parents brought them back from their travels as presents. His collection now numbers o puzzles and is housed in a Puzzle Museum building near his home in Beverly Hills, California.

Vanish Puzzles - Loyd's Get Off the Earth, Vanishing Leprechauns, etc. Folding Puzzles - Flexagons, etc. Impossible Objects - Arrow through Coke bottle, Harry Eng bottles, etc. Other Mechanical Puzzles: Source: Directory of Puzzle Collectors by Jerry Slocum.

4th Edition May Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers. Please read here about the Directory of Puzzle Collectors & Puzzle Sellers. In the seventh edition has been published. In January the sixth edition was published. Please return here for the latest news relating the Directory.

It is time for a new Directory (). This book is a vast and intriguing history of one of the World's most popular mechanical puzzles, Tangram. Jerry Slocum gathered in one richly illustrated volume not only numerous historical facts about this puzzle, different, old and modern, variations, but also over 2, challenges to solve.

I hosted a little jigsaw puzzle party this weekend. A few friends and I got together and we put together some really fun jigsaw puzzles. It took an entire day for five of us to complete a puzzle. It was a 9, piece jigsaw puzzle from Ravensburger puzzles. This puzzle was called The Bombardment of Algiers.

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Info. Jerry Slocum has devised a system of mechanical puzzle classification used by many collectors around the world. His ten primary categories for mechanical puzzles are: Put-Together Puzzles - the principle object is to put the puzzle together.

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