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66/ 911 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. (Jouy, E.). (Géographie). Paris, A.A. Renouard, n.d. (±1805), 46 (of 48) numb. cards, each ±10,2x6,7 cm. and w. woodcut circular ill. above extensive letterpress explanatory text, in contemp. plain blue slipcase.

- Lacks nos. 36 and 43 (possibly the continent of the Americas, and Brazil). Cards trifle foxed. Slipcase lacking lid; bottom loose on three joints.

= Cf. Cary Collection 295 (diff. publishers): "Descriptions of the major geopolitical divisions. An engraving of the appropriate native appears at the top of the card." Incl. "Geógraphie", "La terre", the continents, and the major islands, seas/ oceans and mountains of the continents.

€ (60-80) 70
66/ 912 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. (Jouy, E.). (Jeu de cartes historiques. Histoire Romaine). Lille, Vanackere/ Paris, H. Nicolle, n.d. (±1805), 48 numb. cards, each ±10,2x6,7 cm. and w. woodcut circular ill. above extensive letterpress explanatory text, in orig. marbled board slipcase w. mounted title-piece.

- Lacks the rules of the game card; cards sl. yellowed/ foxed. Box lacking bottom and with non-matching contemp. lid; otherwise rubbed and soiled/ stained.

= With numismatic portraits and summaries of the careers of notables in Roman history. Cary Collection FRA 306-307 (also without rules of the game card).

ADDED: 3 odd cards from the Jeu (...) de l'histoire sainte (nos. 36, 43 and 46).

€ (70-90) 80
66 913 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Jouy E  66 913 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Jouy E
66/ 913 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. (Jouy, E.). (Jeu de cartes historiques. Histoire Romaine). Lille, Vanackere/ Paris, H. Nicolle, n.d. (±1805), 48 numb. cards, each ±10,2x6,7 cm. and w. woodcut circular ill. above extensive letterpress explanatory text, in 19th cent. cl. slipcase.

- Lacks the rules of the game card; card 1 sl. thumbsoiled and card 2 w. sm. stain, otherwise cards fine. Box corners showing and some joints split(ting).

= With numismatic portraits and summaries of the careers of notables in Roman history. Cary Collection FRA 306-307 (also without rules of the game card).

€ (80-100) 80
66 914 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Jouy E 66 914 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Jouy E
66/ 914 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Jouy, E. Jeu de cartes mythologiques, contenant un abrégé élémentair de la fable. Lille, Vanackere/ Paris, H. Nicolle, n.d. (±1805), 48 numb. cards (incl. No. 1 introductory card), each ±10,2x6,7 cm. and w. woodcut circular ill. above extensive letterpress explanatory text, in orig. marbled board slipcase w. mounted title-piece.

- Lacks the rules of the game card. Cards in fine condition. Slipcase rubbed/ stained and w. contemp. owner's entry on title-piece.

= The fourth of a series of eight educational historical card decks, this deck with the synopses of familiar legends from classical mythology, teaching young people about the history, cults, main temples and iconology of 47 gods, demi-gods and historical personages. Cf. Cary Collection FRA 304 (publ. Vanackere/ Latour). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXV.

€ (80-100) 80
66/915 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Het kwartetspel van de Delftsche slaolie en het Delftsch plantenvet Delfia 66/915 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Het kwartetspel van de Delftsche slaolie en het Delftsch plantenvet Delfia
66/ 915 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. "Het kwartetspel van de Delftsche slaolie en het Delftsch plantenvet Delfia". Delft, Calvé-Delft, n.d. (±1910), 48 col. lithogr. playing cards, 9x6 cm., fold. leaflet w. rules, together in orig. giltlettered board box.

- Box sl. duststained. Otherwise fine and cards mint.

AND 7 other card games, i.a. PHILIPS BI-ARLITA KWARTETSPEL (N.pl., Philips, ±1925, orig. box), PETER PAN (London, H.P. Gibson & Sons, ±1905, w. rules, orig. box,), FLEET STREET (ibid., n.publ., ±1920, 48 chromolithogr. cards, w. rules, later box); OLIVER TWIST SNAP (ibid., A. Collier, ±1890, 52 col. lithogr. cards) and SPROOKJES-DOMINO (Frankf. a.M., Dondorf, ±1900, 30 chromolithogr. cards, no box). - ADDED: 5 conjuring playing cards (±1900, chromolithogr.).

€ (60-80)
66 916 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Lenormand cartomancy deck 66 916 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Lenormand cartomancy deck
66/ 916 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. (Lenormand cartomancy deck). Stralsund, Vereinigte Stralsunder Spielkarten Fabriken, ±1890, deck of 36 chromolithogr. cartomancy cards with an inset of regular playing cards.

- Without the box and explanatory leaflet.

= Early edition, the cards still with straight corners instead of the rounded corners of the later editions. Cf. Cary GER 304 (later ed. w. rounded corners).

€ (30-50) 30
66/917 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Lot of 15 Chinese lacquer game counter trays 66/917 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Lot of 15 Chinese lacquer game counter trays
66/ 917 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Lot of 15 Chinese lacquer game counter trays, gold/ silver (2x) paint, early 19th cent., all but one rectangular.

= From 5 different sets: perhaps a set of 6 complete with the following figures: the word "Game", diamonds of 9, Ace, Cavalier, Queen and King.

€ (100-150) 100
66/918 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  M elle Lenormand Cartomancy cards 66/918 Games and toys Cards and cardgames M elle Lenormand Cartomancy cards
66/ 918 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. M.elle Lenormand. Cartomancy cards, deck of 36 chromolithogr. cards, explanatory leaf, orig. blue lithogr. wrapper, Bruges, Daveluy, ±1880.

- Cards are mint. The wrapper w. a few tears in folds. = Cary BEL 1S.

Waarzegkaarten. M.elle Lenormand, de beroemde waarzegster. Deck of 36 chromolithogr. cartomancy cards, Frankf., B. Dondorf, ±1890, letterpress rules of the game (Dutch language, 16p., chromolithogr. wr., printed in gold), in orig. (sl. defective) box, 32mo).

€ (80-100) 90
66/919 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Miniature game of cards 66/919 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Miniature game of cards
66/ 919 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Miniature game of cards, France, ±1880, 52 stencil. col. lithogr. cards (5,2x3,7 cm.).

- Most cards fine; some of the cards colouring on backs loosening/ worn.

Miniature card game. France, ±1880, deck of 52 chromolithogr. cards (5,8x3,7 cm.), without indices.

- Cards fingersoiled.

= The court cards all have historical names, i.e. Queen of Spaded as Pallas and Knight of Clubs as Lancelot.

AND 16 other miniature card games, ±1890-1920, mostly complete, fine or w. various (sm.) defects, i.a. by the following publishers: Biermans (Great Moghul, orig. wr., 4x, 1x smaller size); Büttner (Berliner Patience, 2x; "Royales"); Grimaud (±1900); Fukutoku (Japanese card game) and VVS (Salon Patience no. 186).

€ (100-150)
66 920 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Modiano 66 920 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Modiano
66/ 920 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Modiano. Game of cards. Triëst, S.D. Modiano, ±1890, 52 stencil col. lithogr. cards, without indices, w. "K.K. Kartenstempel".

= I.a. a Turcish court (Clubs) and Hungarian court (Diamonds).

Game of cards with Portuguese Dragon pattern. N.pl. (Turnhout), Mesmaekers (?), ±1880, 48 stencil. col. lithogr. cards, w. part of the orig. wr. Game of Cards. Turnhout, Brepols and Dierckx Zoon, 1896, each 40 col. lithogr. cards, Latin "Naipes" suits, in original blue lithogr. wr., titled ""Carta Espagnola mit 40 Blatt. No. 54." (Mint). - AND 5 others, incl. incomplete decks, i.a. published by G. Murari from Bari (22 of 52 cards. Cf. Cary ITA 46); a deck by J.P. Bürgers from Cologne (Cary GER 77) and the SIMULTANE deck by S. DELAUNAY (publ. by Bielefelder Spielkarten, later ed.).

€ (60-80) 200
66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 66 921 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
66/ 921 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Piatnik & Söhne. (Tell and Seasons pattern). Game of cards, Vienna, F. Piatnik & Söhne, ±1890, 36 stencil. col. engr. cards.

- Mint. = Cary AUS 70 (w. dots and crescents back).

AND 10 other decks of cards published by the same, ±1900-1940, i.a. Viennese Pattern Large Crown (±1900, w. taxation stamp) and Trappola Pattern (29 of 36 cards, w. orig. wr. (defective). Cary AUS 85).

€ (70-90)
66 922 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Playing chips 66 922 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Playing chips
66/ 922 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. (Playing chips). Faux ebony wooden tray (3x20x25 cm.) w. 4 faux ebony wooden lidded boxes (each 3,5x5,5x8,5 cm.), each containing col. bone playing chips, late 19th cent.

- Lids sl. warped.

AND an early 20th cent. game of Besique in orig. board box w. hinging lid (w. 2 movable score cards and 2 packs of unused chromolithogr. cards and fold. letterpress rules). - ADDED: 2 rules books, i.a. DE REGELEN VAN HET OMBRE-, QUADRILLE, ZES EN ZESTIG- EN DOMINOSPEL (Amst., ±1870, 11th ed., orig. lithogr. wr. Rare).

€ (50-70)
66 923 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Set of 36 cards showing occupations 66 923 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Set of 36 cards showing occupations
66/ 923 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Set of 36 cards showing occupations, stencil-col. lithogr. cards numb. 1-36, 5,5x4 cm., no publisher, ±1840.

= Series of 'floskaartjes' showing 18 occupations/ situations of life, each in pairs and identified in lithogr. caption, starting w. "Dood"/ "Leven" and working up from lower class occupations, i.a. "Dienst M[aag]t"/ "Dienst K[nech]t", "Boerin"/ "Boer", "Koopmans Vr[ouw]"/ "Koopman", "Kapiteins Vr"/ "Kapitein", "Jagers Vr"/ "Jager", to the highest echelons of society, the aristocracy with i.a. "Jonkers Vr"/ "Jonker", "Gravin"/ "Graaf" and "Keyserin"/ "Keyser", and with "Abdisse"/ "Bisschop". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVI.

€ (300-500)
66 924 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Speelkaartenfabriek 'Nederland' 66 924 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Speelkaartenfabriek 'Nederland'
66 924 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Speelkaartenfabriek 'Nederland' 66 924 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Speelkaartenfabriek 'Nederland'
66/ 924 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Speelkaartenfabriek "Nederland'. Game of cards. Amsterdam, Speelkaartenfabriek "Nederland", ±1920(?), 52 chromolithogr. cards,.

- Sl. fingersoiled. = Aces show Dutch castles and courts wearing/ carrying coats of arms of Dutch cities.

AND 10 other games of cards, i.a. published by the same (Merk "Amstel", ±1927 (2x) and Maritiem (1943), incl. a complete bridge set w. box); "Piket" (anonymous publisher, 33 chromolithogr. cards, orig. box, ±1920. Aces show Dutch buildings, i.a. Paleis voor Volksvlijt) and VSS (53 cards, aces w. Dutch views).

€ (70-90) 70
66 925 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Van Genechten 66 925 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Van Genechten
66/ 925 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Van Genechten. Game of cards. Turnhout, Van Genechten, ±1900, 52 col. lithogr. cards, (9,7x6,6 cm.), standard English pattern (single figure) (fine, unused). - AND 19 other decks by various Belgian publishers, ±1890-1925, i.a. Biermans (w. a Liege pattern, ±1885) and Van Genechten and Brepols and also Great Mogul decks (i.a. by Mesmaekers, in orig. wr.).
€ (80-100) 80
66/926 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles  The arrival of the emperor Die Ankunft des Kaisers L'arrivée de l'empereur 66/926 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles The arrival of the emperor Die Ankunft des Kaisers L'arrivée de l'empereur
66/ 926 [Games and toys. Jigsaw puzzles]. "The arrival of the emperor. Die Ankunft des Kaisers. L'arrivée de l'empereur". N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1820), handcol. lithogr. jigsaw puzzle laid down on wood, total size 20,9x27 cm., monogrammed "TDI sch(?)" on the stone, in contemp. wooden box w. sliding lid (23,3x34,2x1,4 cm.) w. mounted handcol. lithogr. plate.

- Three pieces lacking sm. portion; wood pieces warped. Sm. wormholes in lid.

= Despite defects an attractive and early jigsaw puzzle.

AND 7 other jigsaw puzzles, ±1890-1920, various sizes, i.a. "La Revue" (Tours, Tourangelle, ±1890, 35 chromolithogr. jigsaw pieces).

€ (60-80)
66/ 927 [Games and toys. Jigsaw puzzles]. Neerlands mooie kleederdrachten. Legpuzzles. N.pl., Excelsior's Koek, n.d. (±1930), 9 jigsaw puzzles, each ±60-70 pieces, in orig. envelopes.

- Not checked for completeness (the envelopes mention 60 pieces each, but some pieces possibly broken in 2); envelopes sl. worn.

= All depicting people in Dutch traditional costume, from i.a. Huizen N.H., Scheveningen, Hindeloopen, Volendam and Staphorst.

ADDED: a set of example sheets for drawing lessons (Dutch, ±1930).

€ (40-60)
66/928 Games and toys Magic lanterns  Laterna Magica 66/928 Games and toys Magic lanterns Laterna Magica
66/ 928 [Games and toys. Magic lanterns]. "Laterna Magica". Nürnberg, Ernst Plank, n.d. (±1905), black thin metal case with extendable metal-held lens, lighted w. electrical lamp, instruction leaf, 9,3x20x18 cm. (or 9,3x26,5x30,3 cm., w. removable chimney and lens).

- Rusty parts on frontpanel of case, surrounding the lenspart; tiny oxidized specks.

WITH: 36 chromolithogr. glass slides, each ±6x20 cm., 3 different series: 12 glass slides (published by Ernst Plank, ±1900, i.a. humoristic images and winter scenes); KOMISCHE BILDER (12 glass slides by HUGO KÜNZ, published by Bing Werke, 1921, signed in the plates, orig. board box. I.a. children playing and Saint Nicholas arriving); (FAIRY TALES) (12 glass slides, published by Johann Falck, each w. 4 circular scenes, numb. "1" to "48" (i.a. w. following stories: Robinson Crusoë, Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Hanzel and Gretl, Snow White, Puss in Boots and Pied Piper of Hamelin)) and 5 glass slides, each ±5x18 cm., by an unidentified publisher, each w. 4 diff. scenes.

€ (100-150) 160
66/ 929 [Games and toys. Magic lanterns]. Lot of 6 caleidoscopes, 19th cent., each w. a double circular glass slide connected to a turning handle and revolving counter-clockwise to each other, incorporated in metal (4x)/ wooden (2x) case, 18x5 cm. (metal)/ 16x4 cm. (wood) (all incl. handle).

- All in good working order (one wooden viewer w. only one of the slides revolving (as manufactured?)).

€ (50-70) 60
66/930 Geschenk voor leerzame kinderen 66/930 Geschenk voor leerzame kinderen
66/930 Geschenk voor leerzame kinderen 66/930 Geschenk voor leerzame kinderen
66/ 930 Geschenk voor leerzame kinderen. Dordr., J. Zender, n.d. (±1830), 4 vols., each w. 32p. and handcol. woodengr. frontisp., orig. unif. printed wr. (2x blue/ 2x brown), 16mo.

- Trifle/ sl. yellowed/ foxed; a few sm. marginal defects; contemp. owner's entries in pen/ pencil on verso frontwr./ first free endpaper ("Sophia"/ "Adolf"); the plates and wrappers fine.

= Extremely rare booklets, each containing 2-4 stories (i.a. De kleine Felix, De hond van Liverpool, De wolf in het bosch, De weldadige turk, De arme Irena, De adder, De nieuwjaars-geschenken van Genoveva, and De kinderlijke liefde). Only 1 copy of 1 volume in NCC. Huiskamp G77 (erroneously Geschenk voor eerzame kinderen). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVI.

€ (150-250) 425