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<B>C1830 CHILDREN ALPHABETICAL CARDS 1830
C1830 CHILDREN ALPHABETICAL CARDS
Stock #: MISC565
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Cards are hand coloured and litho printed
Each card represents a letter with a word and picture of that word on the card. paper mounted on cardboard possibly printed by Barfoot

Alphabetic Cards - Condition / 24/26 ( no J or X) - all in very good plus condition

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<B>c1834 - Carvalho - Multiplication - Hand Coloured Children's Game 1834
c1834 - Carvalho - Multiplication - Hand Coloured Children's Game
Stock #: MISC705
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This is an early children's game use to teach multiplication. There are two cards with a problem on one card (ie 3X2) and the answer (ie 6) on the other. There is also a picture of abird or animal across the cards that matches when the correct pieces are put together. (A later version of this game made by John Betts c1850).

Multiplication Cards - Condition - Cards have been used but are in good condition - this set is 12 sets of cards (2, 3, and 4 times tables). It is difficult to know if this is complete, or whether it was divided into three different sets etc. No rules or box
Note - The later version with 2 sets of 48 pairs covered 2 to 12 times tables but it was not 1 to 12 in each number range ( ie not every aXb and bXa is included, but maniplulated to come to 96 cards in each box)
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<B> c1850 Gurdber's Poetical and Pictorial Coversation Cards 1850
c1850 Gurdber's Poetical and Pictorial Coversation Cards
Stock #: MISC012
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Gentlemen (questions) and Ladies (answers) Conversation Cards -There are cartoons on the gentleman's cards.

Gurdner's Conversation Cards - Cards - 9/12 (gentlemen's cards) - 12/12 (ladies' cards) / Rules - original on box / Box - original - very grubby and squashed

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<B>1857 - W Spooner - The Birdcatcher 1857
1857 - W Spooner - The Birdcatcher
Stock #: MISC500
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The Birdcatcher by W Spooner 379 Strand This Wonderful Game consists of 12 cards plus rules booklet in original case A narrative is read and the participants take certain action when the bird they represent is mentioned

The Birdcatcher - W Spooner - Condition - Handcolored cards are very good – odd small stains / booklet frail / case stained but all original

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<B>c1860 - The Game of Trades 1860
c1860 - The Game of Trades
Stock #: MIS657
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This is a very early version of a card game produced in the US. The V&A Museum attribute it to W & S B Ives - dated as 1840 -1860, but without firm proof. Hand-coloured lithographed cards - eight sets of 6 cards.

The Game of Trades - Complete 48/48 cards ( played with but undamaged) - no rules or box but description of the game courtsey of V&A
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<B>c1860 - Gems - A Shakespeare Card Game - hand colored picture cards 1860
c1860 - Gems - A Shakespeare Card Game - hand colored picture cards
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This game ten sets each has one hand colored card - a character from the play and three plain cards each listing a characters from the play - The Game includes a title card which states "These games are approved of by the Bishop of London, and many of the most distinguished Instructors of Youth". ..

Condition Shakespeare Game - Complete / Cards - The hand colored cards are lovely the colors are vivid - the cards are undamaged but some are a little foxed / Rules - There is a photocopy of the rules / No box

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<B>c1860 - Stories firom the Old and New Testaments, probably published by the Rev. B. H. Draper. 1860
c1860 - Stories firom the Old and New Testaments, probably published by the Rev. B. H. Draper.
Stock #: MISC601
Our Price:  £30.00
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Interesting set of cards telling the stories from chapetrs of the Old Testament. Probably made by Rev B H Draper who produced a number of different cards sets. There are two cards are numbered from 1-24. There are 31 cards in all. The cards come from Genesis (18) Exodus (11) plus two odds. All the cards are hand stencils, color litho printed

Stories firom the Old Testaments - Incomplete / Cards good / No Rules or Box

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<B>c1860 - Game of Quarettes - Military Leaders & Their Great Battles 1860
c1860 - Game of Quarettes - Military Leaders & Their Great Battles
Stock #: QUA001
Our Price:  £50.00
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Military Leaders and their Battles - probably one of the most interesting and certainly on of the most played with that we have ever seen
Produced in Liverpool, London and Edinburgh - These quartetts games covered many subject - all in the same style - Captial letters on the "leader" of the group - lower case letters on the members of the group.

Military Leaders and their Battles - Complete / cards - grubby from use / rules - good - standard rules for all games no reference to type of game/ Box split and grubby

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<B>c1860 - Game of Quarettes - The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 1 1860
c1860 - Game of Quarettes - The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 1
Stock #: QUA004
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Produced in Liverpool, London and Edinburgh - These quartetts games covered many subject - all in the same style - Captial letters on the "leader" of the group - lower case letters on the members of the group.

The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 1 / Complete - cards / rules / box - all very good

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<B>c1860 - Game of Quarettes - The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 2 1860
c1860 - Game of Quarettes - The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 2
Stock #: QUA005
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Produced in Liverpool, London and Edinburgh - These quartetts games covered many subject - all in the same style - Captial letters on the "leader" of the group - lower case letters on the members of the group.

The Counties of England and their chief towns - No 2 Complete - cards / rules / box - all very good

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<B>c1860 - Game of Quarettes - Musical Composers and their principal works 1860
c1860 - Game of Quarettes - Musical Composers and their principal works
Stock #: QUA006
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Produced in Liverpool, London and Edinburgh - These quartetts games covered many subject - all in the same style - Captial letters on the "leader" of the group - lower case letters on the members of the group.

Musical Composers Complete - cards / rules - very good / Box split on one side

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<b>c1865 - Change for A Sovereign Published by J. Evans & Sons 114 - 116 Newgate Street, London - Printed by Kronheim & Co London 1865
c1865 - Change for A Sovereign Published by J. Evans & Sons 114 - 116 Newgate Street, London - Printed by Kronheim & Co London
Stock #: MISC180
Our Price:  £60.00
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C 1865 Change for A Sovereign - A card game to teach children about the money of the period

Change for A Sovereign - Condition / Complete - cards are square cornered, with light use - no damage / Rules are original, foxed cover but quite readable / There is no box

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<B>1860/1880 The Bible Seekers <B><Br> 1870
1860/1880 The Bible Seekers

Stock #: MISC105
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Definitely a game for Sunday Afternoons when only religious or moral games were allowed.
Made by Caswell Birmingham

The Bible Seekers - Complete - cards - good - light use / rules - good / box - good/ver good s

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<B>c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards - Black and White 1870
c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards - Black and White
Stock #: MISC705
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A set of hand drawn Snap Style Cards featuring a mixture of themes – All Black and White. .
There are 11 sets of 4 cards. appear hand stencilled

Snap - Condition - Grubby / No rules / No wrapper or box
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<B>c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards - 1870
c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards -
Stock #: MISC706
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A set of hand drawn Snap Style Cards featuring Geometrical Shapes – Variously colored
There are 16 sets of 4 cards. appear hand stencilled

Snap - Condition - Slightly grubby / No rules / No wrapper or box
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<B>c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards - Geometrical Shapes 1870
c1870 A Set of Snap/Collecting Cards - Geometrical Shapes
Stock #: MISC707
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A set of hand drawn Snap Style Cards mixed themes – prettily colored. .
There are 9 sets of 4 cards. They appear hand stencilled

Snap - Condition - Slightly grubby – one pansy card is heavily foxed (shown) / No rules / No wrapper or box
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<B>c1880 - The New Game of Picture Proverbs - Sandle Brothers - Litho Colored 1880
c1880 - The New Game of Picture Proverbs - Sandle Brothers - Litho Colored
Stock #: MISC600
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A very pretty game matching up cards to make a proverb.
Made by Sandle Brothers Pasternoster Row London EC

Picture Proverbs - Complete / Cards - good - played with / Rules - original - good - a little scuffed / Box - good, grubby and worn at edges, inner section repaired at base, outer section missing top

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<B>C1880 – Quartette Game - possibly mid European 1880
C1880 – Quartette Game - possibly mid European
Stock #: MISC609
Our Price:  £190.00
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This consists of 16 sets of 4 cards (all different)
Sets are numbered and cover a range of subjects
From birds and animals to Warring implements, Musical Instruments and Children’s toys
Very pretty

Condition - complete - Cards only – very good

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<B>c1885 - Flora Card Game printed by Marcus Ward & Co Ltd 1885
c1885 - Flora Card Game printed by Marcus Ward & Co Ltd
Stock #: MISC617
Our Price:  £95.00
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This pretty game consists of 8 Sets of 6 cards, each set being the flowers 1-5 and a plant.
Macus Ward printed a number of books on flowers and also Kate Greenway literature. Marcus Ward became a limited company c1883

Condition - Cards - complete - some light use / Rules original / No Box

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<B>c1888 - The Game of Parliament - Henry Reason 1888
c1888 - The Game of Parliament - Henry Reason
Stock #: MIS552
Our Price:  £160.00
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The Game of Parliament - This is the first version of the game, published c 1888/1890

Condition – Complete – Cards are in very good condition (slight crease on card otherwise no damage) but foxed (common problem with this game as the paper seems to fox easily) / Rules on the back of the box, clean easy to read / Box – good - top side of inner box is detached, outer section is scuffed and slightly split at the top

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<B>c1889 - Banco or Judge and Jury - 1889
c1889 - Banco or Judge and Jury - "A New and Amusing Round Game" by Woolley
Stock #: MIS211
Our Price:  £165.00
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This is an unusually game by Woolley, a printer of playing cards, card games and board games in the 1880/90s. It was published in 1889 and sold for (8/- per dozen - trade). The cards are black and white with Christmassy backs

Banco - Condition – Complete / cards are good - no damage - just light use / Rules photocopy / No box

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<b>C1890 De La Rue 1890
C1890 De La Rue "Index Dominoes"
Stock #: MIS603
Our Price:  £16.00
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These are larger than usual domino cards (1.35 by 2.75 inches approx) with tiny indices

De La Rue "Index Dominoes" - Condition - Complete - Cards very good / Box - very good - just edge scuffing

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<B>Animal Dominoes - by Dondorf 1890
Animal Dominoes - by Dondorf
Stock #: MIS705
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Animal Dominoes -by B Dondorf - French version.
Very pretty cards with 2half animals on them that can be matched. The backs are normal double 6 dominoes with two extra double blanks.

Animal Dominoes / Condition / Cards are very good (30/30), little sign of use / Rules in the lid in French / Box - clean, pretty - missing 1.5 sides

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<B>c1890 - Jeu du Moulin – Watilliaux edt Paris - 1890
c1890 - Jeu du Moulin – Watilliaux edt Paris - "The Game of the Mill"
Stock #: MIS765
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Pretty French card game
Can be played as a variation of Snap or collecting ie happy families

Jeu du Moulin - Condition / cards complete 56/56 colored in good undamaged condition / Rules (in French) original - good / Box - base split / bottom section has no front - but appears to been made this way - top section has no lid also appears to have been made this way. The box is scuffed at edges

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<B> c1890 - Jolly Snap - Sports Related 1890
c1890 - Jolly Snap - Sports Related
Stock #: MISC165
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c1890 The Game of Jolly Snap – Sporting Characters
All cards feature sports of the period
ie Tennis, football, golf, cricket, bicycle, runner, croquet, boating

1890 The Game of Jolly Snap – Complete cards excellent – no use , rules good, box – base side has a tear and is partly split from base – lid – very good clean very slight wear at crease

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<B> c1890 Snap - Sporting Interest 1890
c1890 Snap - Sporting Interest
Stock #: MISC277
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An early Snap game featuring boys and girls with sports accessories
Girls' Sports are Boat, Bicycle, Croquet and Tennis
Boys' Sports are Cricket, Football, Golf and Running

Sports Snap - Complete / Cards are very good - colored in black and red only / no rules or box

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<B>c1890 - A quarette game - Characters appear from fiction - possible continental 1890
c1890 - A quarette game - Characters appear from fiction - possible continental
Stock #: QUA007
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Complete - cards - very good / no rules or box

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<b>c1891 Khanhoo - Goodall Chinese Playing Cards 1891
c1891 Khanhoo - Goodall Chinese Playing Cards
Stock #: MIS635
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This item consists of 2*(31 cards) - Ace,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 of Clubs, Hearts and Diamonds - Plus A King, Queen, Jack and Joker - Plus two sample card + markers + Rules - The rules are interesting – below a quote from the opening paragraph - ”For ways that are dark and tricks that are vain (but profitable) - the heathen Chinese, as revealed to appreciative by Bret Harte, - is peculiarc1891 Khanhoo - Goodall Chinese Playing Cards
The cards are excellent. The markers are also excellent - The rules booklet is missing the outer cover - The box is v good – just a small split on one short side of the lid and a little dirty
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<b>c1895 Dominoes Playing Cards - Goodall - Made in England 1895
c1895 Dominoes Playing Cards - Goodall - Made in England
Stock #: MIS604
Our Price:  £12.00
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Normal Domino Cards - The double blank has Chas. Goodall & Son Ltd London NW on it - The box is a card tuck box.

Dominoes Playing Cards - Condition - Cards and Box in very good condition

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<b>Derby Day - 1900
Derby Day -
Stock #: MIS606
Our Price:  £55.00
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Interesting Horse Racing Game with lovely colored cards and playing peices

Derby Day - Condition - Cards - very good - betting discs 2 or 3 replacements / rules - good / box - outer split and missing 1 side otherwise good

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<B>c 1900 Holloway Sports Series 48/50 illustrating Pastimes of Many Nations 1900
c 1900 Holloway Sports Series 48/50 illustrating Pastimes of Many Nations
Stock #: MISC564
Our Price:  £195.00
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This set of cards have beautiful pictures on them and include Lapland, China Japan, Australia, Greenland, American Indians, Assyria, and USA
The backs are split 1/3 - 2/3 advertising medication /sports, pastimes and history of the country
Very colorful and interesting.

Pastimes of Many Nations - Condition / cards 48/50 - all in very good plus condition - no tears damage etc.

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