London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, 1950. With contributions by James Andrews, M.C., M.B., T. Clifford Bland, Robert Blockey, Robin Farmiloe, Robin Harrison, John Inge, Christopher Lee-Elliott, Alastair McArthur, Douglas Service, and Michael Shephard. 63 illustrations. 352pp. 8vo, two-toned cloth. London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited, (1950). Bumped corner, but still a near fine copy. Volume 29 of The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastime. Founded by The Right Hon. The Earl of Lonsdale, K.G., G.C.V.O., D.L....
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London: Macmillan, 1887. 96pp plus 4pp of ads. Slim 8vo, gilt-stamped red cloth (light edge-wear with a vertical ink stain on the spine). London: Macmillan, 1887. Second (First Published) edition. The first edition of the book, dated 1886 failed to reach Dodgson's standard, and apparently was condemned by him before public issue. This copy lacks the envelope containing the game & markers.
Barre: Imprint Society, 1970. Introduction by Thomas E. Marston. Illustration throughout by Joseph Low. 176 pages. 8vo, full brown leather. Barre, MA: Imprint Society, 1970. Limited edition. Near Fine. Limited edition, one of 1950 numbered copies, signed by the illustrator. This copy is un-numbered but additionally signed by Raymond Walters, Jr., (editor of The New York Times Book Review?).
Washington: Government Printing Ofiice, 1907. 21 plates, Frontis. in color; 1112 text illus. 846pp. 4to, cloth; (corners bumped, bottom of spine frayed). Washington: Government Printing Ofiice, 1907. Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1902-1903.
Paris: Chez Aubert, 1836. Lithograph with original hand coloring. 10 x 13 1/4 inches. Plate 22. Some scuffs, foxing and toning on margins but luminous coloring. The lion's share,...from the rare album of 100 caricatures called Caricaturana (Les Cent Robert-Macaire).This collaboration with Philipon takes aim at French society through satire behind the vehicle of invented swindler Robert Macaire.
Paris: Chez Aubert, 1836. Lithograph with original hand coloring. 10 x 13 1/4 inches. Plate 69. Some scuffs, foxing and toning on margins but luminous coloring. The caption below the image is in French and translates to: "Be careful !! If you are asked for the Racahout of the Arabs for the fattening of all kinds of sultanas, the Nafé from Arabia for breastfeeding children of all ages, the Kaïffa of orient for gastritis and corns on the feet, Théobrome.....
1809. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. 22 x 22 inches. Case map in 12 sections with original linen. Comes with original case card case with hand-colored printed paper label, and letterpress instructions. Teetotum and six different colored markers missing from game. Rare game depicts fifty places to visit in London, each one numbered and arranged in a spiral snail pattern resembling a continuous panoramic view of the city. Instructions note; the game may be played by any number of.....
New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2003. With a foreword by Kenneth T. Jackson. Profusely illustrated in color. 159 pages. 4to, pictorial boards. New York: New York Historical Society, (2003). Fine. Work is based on an exhibition of games from the New-York Historical Society's Liman collection.