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CASSELL'S BOOK OF INDOOR AMUSEMENTS, CARD GAMES, AND FIRESIDE FUN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1506806
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. circa 1880. Fair condition.

Red cloth spine with gilt title block and black vignettes. Red and green cloth boards with gilt and black titles and vignettes. Sections are Round or Parlour Games, Toy Games and Toy-Making, Mechanical and Arithmetical Puzzles, Card Games, Parlour Magic and Fireside Fun. B/w diagrams. 224 pages plus publication list. Second Edition. Heavy wear to spine and corners. Splits to cloth at ends of spine. Covers grubby, spine browned. First gathering is detached, from front endpaper to page 16. Another gathering detached, pages 145 to 160. Joints cracked. Small bookseller's stamp to front endpaper, ink name to verso of frontis. Heavy foxing to tissue guard and title page. A few marks to contents but most pages are clean.

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PATIENCE
Written by P. Francis Grant.
Stock no. 1504210
Published by Geoffrey Bles. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Small format. Red cloth. 20 new and original games including The Anchor, Rainbow, Grand National, Noak's Ark etc. 63 pages. Cloth a little rippled on rear cover. One hinge cracked. Some browning to joints and a few fox spots to endpapers. Dustwrapper is browned, especially front panel. Edge worn with a few chips, creases and marks. Name in pen to top of front flap.

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GULLIVER IM LAND DER ZWERGE
Written by Jonathan Swift; Horst Roatsch. Illustrated by Hans Baltzer.
Stock no. 991229
Published by Lehrmittel Possneck. Slightly better than very good condition.

A playing card game based on Gulliver's Travels. Text in German. Contained in pictorial box. Complete with rules.

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THE GAMBLING WORLD
Written by Rouge Et Noir.
Stock no. 990429
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. Anecdotic Memories and stories of personal experience in the temples of hazard and speculation. B/w illustrations. Contents very good. Top and bottom of spine chipped. Two holes to spine. REDUCED FROM £120

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