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<B>1822 - The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, uniting the Double object of imparting Knowledge with Diversion to the mind of Youth,<BR>We believe published to mark George IV's  coronation - making it the first game to mark a coronation<BR>William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London 1822
1822 - The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, uniting the Double object of imparting Knowledge with Diversion to the mind of Youth,
We believe published to mark George IV's coronation - making it the first game to mark a coronation
William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London

Stock #: LBG111z
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The game offers a lesson in Ranks and Dignities of the British Peerage, Clergy and Military; it was published in 1822. The rules book (not present) includes a dedication to the future Queen Victoria
This game is beautiful hand-coloured engraved, mounted in nine sections on linen, showing an Ostrich, with twenty egg-shaped portraits of dignitaries, clergy and men of military importance
The game was printed by William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London, and he made the dedication to the future Queen Victoria. There are only two copies listed in museums.

The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, - Condition: Slipcase - a little dark but undamaged / manufacture's label on the back / Rules lacking / Playing Sheet is very beautiful and in very good condition - no tears or paper damage - but there is some light foxing
On the back there is another advert for "Darton's Map Print and Chart Warehouse….Books of Roads and Fairs And Works highly necessary for the Traveller and the Man of Business"

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<B>c1835 – British Sovereigns - William IV - slavery - E Wallis 1835
c1835 – British Sovereigns - William IV - slavery - E Wallis
Stock #: LBG103
Our Price:  £900.00
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This edition features William IV and the abolishment of slavery with original rule booklet. Rare edition and only produced for a short period of time

Condition - British Sovereigns / Playing area very good clean and bright / original rule booklet / Slipcase - lightly scuffed otherwise good

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<B>c1838 Historical Amusements 1838
c1838 Historical Amusements
Stock #: ROY104
Our Price:  £525.00
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Pretty educational card game about Kings and Queens – consisting of 98 questions, 35 colored monarch cards, answer booklet and original paper counters.
The last entry in the booklet is “has the Queen any bropthers or sisters ? ” - later versions have 100 questions

Historical Amusements - Condition / Question cards – complete - very good, Monarch cards also very good / booklet complete – no damage / Box – very good, clean no damage


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<B> c1840 - Historical Amusements published by Carpenter 1840
c1840 - Historical Amusements published by Carpenter
Stock #: BBG404z
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Pretty educational card game about Kings and Queens – consisting of 100 questions, 35 colored monarch cards, answer booklet and original paper counters. The last entry in the booklet is “Who did Victoria marry?”

Historical Amusements - Condition – Question cards – 4 are missing but have been replaced with very good copies, all very good - Monarch cards also very good / booklet complete – no damage / Box – slight splits at the edges (needs to be reglued), clean no damage

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<B>c1840 Kings and Queen Dissected Puzzle 1840
c1840 Kings and Queen Dissected Puzzle
Stock #: MISC506z
Our Price:  £195.00
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A 19th Century Wooden Hand Coloured Dissected Puzzle "The Kings of England", published by N. Carpenter circa 1840, in original wooden box with pictorial sliding lid

c1840 Kings and Queen Dissected Puzzle - Condition - The puzzle is complete - picture shows the missing knobules - Box lid has been split in three - this has been mended - a piece of card stuck across the back for protection and added strength

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<b>c1860s Barfoot - Dissected Puzzle - Sovereigns of England 1860
c1860s Barfoot - Dissected Puzzle - Sovereigns of England
Stock #: MISC313
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1860s Sovereigns of England, a hand-coloured litho. wooden dissected puzzle, showing thirty-six English monarchs from William 1st to Queen Victoria
Probably made by Barfoot - as there are roses on the box (and unusually the initials JB)

Sovereigns of England / Condition - Puzzle is good just odd small stains with original folded guide sheet, that is slightly stained and torn (slight loss) / Box - original wooden box with pictorial label on sliding lid- good
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<b>c1870 Anon - Blocks The Sovereign of England 1860
c1870 Anon - Blocks The Sovereign of England
Stock #: MISC314
Our Price:  £80.00
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1860/70s - The Sovereigns of England - Blocks.
This is unusual a complete set of blocks showing the Monarchs on one side and details of their lives on the reverse. No makers name or details -box just with title.

Sovereign of England - Blocks - Condition - Complete in good condition but 3 or 4 blocks have been damaged and repaired (the worst one is shown) / Rules lacking / Original wooden box - damaged, the lid has split and been repaired, scuffed and some paper loss to the label and wear to the box
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<b>c1860 John Betts - Dissected Puzzle - Sovereigns of England 1860
c1860 John Betts - Dissected Puzzle - Sovereigns of England
Stock #: MISC315
Our Price:  £120.00
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1860s The Sovereigns of England, published by J. Betts. This dissected puzzle shows monarchs from William I to Victoria.

Sovereigns of England / Condition - Puzzle is very good - odd tiny nicks otherwise no damage / Original wooded box - very good
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<B>c1865  English Sovereign with Historical References 1865
c1865 English Sovereign with Historical References
Stock #: mics625
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A prettier than usual dissected puzzle with a picture of a youngish Victoria on the box lid. The three scence at the top are Battle of Hasting, Queen Elizabeth at Tilbury Fort 1588 and Battle of Boyne 1690

Condition / English Sovereign with Historical Refernces - Dissected puzzle complete (two small pieces have some damage ) very good / box - original is good with Queen Victoria on lid

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<B>1902 - The New Grand Coronation Musical Game 1902
1902 - The New Grand Coronation Musical Game" with rules by R.Kempton
Stock #: MISC405
Our Price:  £225.00
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" The New Grand Coronation Musical Game" with rules by R.Kempton - a game involved with making the score for music from small cards.

" The New Grand Coronation Musical Game" - Condition / cards are 92/91, 115/116 and 80/80 - possibly a printing error !!! - the cards are mint - appear totally unused / Rules - photocopy / Box - slight scuffing otherwise very good
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<B>1977 The London Walk - To celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Silver Jubilee 1977
1977 The London Walk - To celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Silver Jubilee
Stock #: BBG309
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Board game in cyndrical tube - very good conditionPostage / As postage often changes it will be provided at time of purchase. Postage will be at cost rounded up to the nearest £1.00 to cover packaging.

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