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66/831 Games and toys  Artillerie Française 66/831 Games and toys Artillerie Française
66/831 Games and toys  Artillerie Française 66/831 Games and toys Artillerie Française
66/ 831 [Games and toys]. Artillerie Française. Handcol. lithogr. cut-out sheet, 29,5x46 cm., "Pl. 85" in upper right corner, Paris, Ulysse, printed by Sauroche (Paris), ±1840.

- A few sm. light stains in image.

= The parts are to be cut out and pasted to one another in order to form a military procession.

Carabiniers. Handcol. lithogr. cut-out sheet w. 10 figures, 42x32 cm., "18" in upper left corner, Metz, Dembours et Gangel, ±1850.

- Horizontal middle fold. = Shows nine military men and a woman carrying food and drinks.

€ (100-150)
66/ 832 [Games and toys]. Atlas Géographique. Paris, Saussine, n.d. (±1910), 5 (of 6) jigsaw puzzles of the continents, col. lithogr. paper-covered wooden pieces, each puzzle 30x38,5 cm., together in orig. board box w. chromolithogr. plate on lid, 32x41x4 cm.

- Lacks the worldmap puzzle. Otherwise contents fine. Box worn along extremities and hinges occas. strengthened w. sellotape on the inside.

= The maps of the Americas, Asia and Europe all by J. Forest and published by Girard, Barrère & Thomas (Paris) (3x)/ Maison Forest (Paris) (North America); the map of Oceania, "Océanie", anonymous and earlier than the other four.

€ (50-70)
66 833 Games and toys  Atlas patience 66 833 Games and toys Atlas patience
66/ 833 [Games and toys]. Atlas patience. N.pl. (Germany), n.publ., n.d. (±1840), card game consisting of 4 sets of 24 triangular lithogr. and partly handcol. board cards, together forming 24 different maps w. handcol. borders, each map 10x13,5 cm., together in orig. board box w. handcol. lithogr. lid (w. printed monogram "PD"), 12x15x3,5 cm.

- Apart from a few foxed spots, contents fine. Box and lid sl. dam. on sides/ corners and strengthened w. tape. Illustration on lid browned.

= Very rare geographical card-game, not traced in the usual reference works. The 24 maps present together form an atlas of the world w. maps of the 2 hemispheres, the continents, and the major countries. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XIX.

€ (800-1.000) 1200
66/834 Games and toys  Auto und Chauffeur 66/834 Games and toys Auto und Chauffeur
66/ 834 [Games and toys]. Auto und Chauffeur. N.pl. (Germany), n.publ., n.d. (±1930), col. playing board consisting of 2 hinging parts (total size 36x36 cm.), 6 metal car-shaped pawns, 2 (of 3) dice, in orig. board box (24,5x38x3,5 cm.) w. letterpress rules on inside lid.

- Lacks one die and the "Spielgeld" called for in the rules; plate on box sl. wrinkled and stained.

€ (100-150) 100
66/835 Games and toys  Belegeringsspel 66/835 Games and toys Belegeringsspel
66/ 835 [Games and toys]. ("Belegeringsspel"). N.pl., n. publ., ±1870, wooden box w. sliding lid (3x21x21,5 cm.), col. lithogr. playing field on lid, 26 handcol. wooden pawns (2 red defenders and 24 blue attackers) in the shape of soldiers' heads. (Paarden-tram spel). N.pl., n.d. (±1850), 11 (of 12) handcol. lithogr. cards (9,8x20,3 cm.) only. - AND a large early 19th(?) cent. handcarved bone die.
€ (80-100) 80
66/ 836 [Games and toys]. Blaasvoetbalspel. Nürnberg-Doos, J.W. Spear & Söhne, ±1933, plastic ball, 2 chromolithogr. board goals-with-goalkeepers each w. 2 wooden stand-up blocks, 2 board blow pipes, orig. board box w. mounted chromolithogr. plate, 13,5x26,5x4 cm.

- Both goals w. one bent/ cracked base; lid of box sl. dam. at one corner.

AND 14 other Dutch games, mostly pre-WWII, i.a. VADERTJE LANGOOR. VROOLIJK RINGWERPEN (donkey lacking one hand), HET LADDERSPEL "OP EN AF" (one piece replaced and one piece upper half lacking), PRENTEN-LOTTO (fine) and HAAST JE LANGZAAM. Een oer-gezellig dobbelspel (...) (pieces not counted).

€ (50-70)
66/837 Games and toys  Blaauw Baard Barbe Bleu 66/837 Games and toys Blaauw Baard Barbe Bleu
66/ 837 [Games and toys]. Blaauw Baard. Barbe Bleu. Col. lithogr. cut-out-and-paste sheet, 26x35 cm., lithogr. by Amand (Amst.), ±1875.

- Sl. foxed; a few sm. (closed) tears in blank margin.

= Rarely found unused sheet. Papertoys p.364; Lust en Leering p.413. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XX.

€ (50-70)
66/838 Games and toys  Bloemen Lotto Een aangenaam gezelschapsspel met aardige verzen 66/838 Games and toys Bloemen Lotto Een aangenaam gezelschapsspel met aardige verzen
66/ 838 [Games and toys]. Bloemen-Lotto. Een aangenaam gezelschapsspel met aardige verzen. Berlin, Sala Luxuspapier, n.d. (±1890), w. 8 lithogr. boards (±17x22,5 cm.) showing diff. flowers, 48 question chips, 20 coins, 1 printed leaf w. printed rules of the game (Dutch), orig. board box w. mounted engr. title-piece.

- Box trifle soiled; otherwise fine.

€ (100-150)
66/ 839 [Games and toys]. Blokken-kaart van Nederland. Apeldoorn, N.V. Zeepfabrieken, De Haas & van Brero, n.d. (±1920), 12 wooden cubes (3,7x3,7x3,7 cm. each), all with mounted parts of col. lithogr. maps of 6 Dutch provinces on each side, with the 6 col. lithogr. models (one mounted on lid), in orig. board box (17x13x4 cm.).

- Two blocks dam. on one side; some minor scribbling on blocks and models. Corners of lid split.

= Comprises: Nederland, Groningen, Friesland, Drenthe, Overijssel and Gelderland. Rare.

(Block puzzle). N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1920), 12 wooden cubes (sides 4,3 cm.), all with mounted parts of chromolithogr. plates showing (wild) animals, in orig. wooden/ board box, hinging lid w. mounted col. lithogr. model of the tiger (17x20,5x6 cm.).

- Probably lacks the other 5 models; some blocks w. sm. defects. Box worn.

= Showing a tiger, a wolf, an elephant, a fox, a lion and a bear.

AND 2 others, i.a. a col. lithogr. jigsaw puzzle showing a farmer's family by W.C. OFFTERDINGER (late 19th cent. Four sm. portions of pieces lacking; lid of box dam. at sides).

€ (50-70)
66/840 Games and toys  Bovril The Guaranteed Product of Prime Ox Beef 66/840 Games and toys Bovril The Guaranteed Product of Prime Ox Beef
66/ 840 [Games and toys]. "Bovril" The Guaranteed Product of Prime Ox Beef. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1895), col. lithogr. jigsaw puzzle laid down on wood, 54,4x42,5 cm., in contemp. board box (56x44,5x6,5 cm.).

- Box dam. Jigsaw fine.

= Attractive image of soldiers drinking Bovril and Kudos Cocoa ("As Supplied to the "Nansen" Polar Expedition") in front of "The Bovril Inn".

€ (70-90)
66/841 Games and toys  Das Carousell The Carousal Le Carousell 66/841 Games and toys Das Carousell The Carousal Le Carousell
66/ 841 [Games and toys]. Das Carousell. The Carousal. Le Carousell. N.pl., ACC, ±1830, toy carousel w. wooden pedestal and pole (24 cm. height), little toy brass bell, 4 handcol. lithogr. toy ships, 4 carousel horses and loose riders, 6 seated figures, backdrop scenery (16,5x20,5 cm.) and 4 trees, brass hooks, together in orig. board box w. lid w. mounted handcol. engr. plate (4x17,5x23,5 cm.)

- Most horses and riders legs dam.; seated figures w. small defects.

€ (100-150) 600
66 842 Games and toys  Children's do it yourself paper toy book 66 842 Games and toys Children's do it yourself paper toy book
66/ 842 [Games and toys]. (Children's do-it-yourself paper toy book). (Place unread), (year unread, ±1920), 24p., num. col. ills., orig. cordbound pict. wr., obl. large 8vo.

- Title unread. Covers nibbled by silverfish.

= Japanese instruction book for making paper cuttings, paper dolls and all kinds of paper objects (i.a. flowers and garlands).

€ (40-60) 40
66/843 Games and toys  Cognac met zout 66/843 Games and toys Cognac met zout
66/ 843 [Games and toys]. Cognac met zout. N.pl., n. publ., n.d. (1st half 19th cent.), 24 handcol. engr. cards (8x5,2 cm.) and 24 letterpress text cards (5,2x8 cm.), orig. woodengr./ lithogr. slipcase.

- Lacks the rules; cards sl. (finger)soiled.

= Curious and rare cardgame showing people wearing historical Dutch costumes from the 16th century up to the 19th century. Papertoys, p. 297. The figure cards show red, yellow and blue ladies or gentlemen. The text cards all are small rhymes with the words "cognac" and "zout", so-called 'recipes, i.a.: "Zijt gij des Winters nat en koud, Gebruik maar wat Cognac met Zout." Each player receives four cards and has to make a winning combination (e.g. 3 red ladies and a 'recipe') to win a prize which is deposited at the beginning of each round. According to the rules, cards can be discarded and changed before played.

€ (70-90) 70
66 844 Games and toys  Du Val P 66 844 Games and toys Du Val P
66/ 844 [Games and toys]. Du Val, P. "Les tables de geographie, reduites en un ieu de cartes." Paris, "chez M.elle Du Val, Fille de l'auteur", n.d. (1690), comprising 4 engr. cards w. maps of Africa, America, Europe and Asia (each 8,2x4,7 cm.), 51 (of 52) engr. playing cards (each ±8,1x4,4 cm.), the Hearts and Diamonds touched w. red, engr. title and dedication card (both ±9,7[incl. upper blank margin]x8,1 cm.), all after P. DU VAL and engr. by CORDIER, all mounted on stiff paper.

- Lacks the 10 of Hearts. = Rare. Not in Keller. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XX.

€ (400-600) 500
66/845 Games and toys  Four jigsaw puzzles 66/845 Games and toys Four jigsaw puzzles
66/ 845 [Games and toys]. (Four jigsaw puzzles). Vienna, A. Pichler(...)(?), n.d. (±1890), 4 board puzzles (48x38 cm.), 4 accomp. example sheets (1x laid down on box), later cloth-lined board box.

- One puzzle lacks 2 pieces; mounted example sheet sl. scratched and waterst.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XIX.

€ (120-150)
66/846 Games and toys  Der Gang zur Kirchweihe 66/846 Games and toys Der Gang zur Kirchweihe
66/ 846 [Games and toys]. Der Gang zur Kirchweihe. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (German, ±1820), board game w. 8 handcol. engr. playing figures on wooden pedestal, 8 playing cards (each 5x3,3 cm.), fold. handcol. engr. playing field (25x30,5 cm.), together in orig. board box w. lid w. mounte handcol. engr. plate (15x17,5x3 cm.).

= Rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXI.

€ (200-300) 475
66/ 847 [Games and toys]. Geographisches Geduldspiel. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (Ravensburg, O. Maier, ±1890), set of 6 jigsaw puzzles consisting of col. lithogr. board pieces, inlay-board for each puzzle, the boards each 21,5x25,5 cm., in orig. board box w. mounted chromolithogr. title-piece, 23,5x27,5x3 cm.

- Lacks the six example sheets. Box worn/ dam. along extremities, two sides of lid w. lacking portion, one of those lids loose.

= Rare. Puzzles of the Western and Eastern Hemispheres, Europe and Germany (the last two both 'physikalisch' and 'politisch').

€ (100-150)
66/848 Games and toys  Grand Théatre Nouveau 66/848 Games and toys Grand Théatre Nouveau
66/848 Games and toys  Grand Théatre Nouveau 66/848 Games and toys Grand Théatre Nouveau
66/ 848 [Games and toys]. Grand Théatre Nouveau. Two handcol. lithogr. (cut-out) sheets, "Fond de Fête foraine" and "Coulisses de la Fête foraine", both ±40x55 cm. (sheet), "Imagerie d'Épinal, No.1664(/1665)", (Paris), Pellering & Cie, ±1880.

- The background sheet sl. yellowed and w. a few sm. closed tears in left blank margin.

= Nice unused paper theatre set, the background and the four side-pieces to be mounted on board and inserted w. a bottom tab to a base. Whitton, Paper Toys of the World p.145-146 and col. ills. 25 and 26 (diff. scene from the same series).

AND 1 other similar but publ. Metz, P. Didion: Grand Théatre. Accessoires pour féeries (stencil-col. lithogr. w. gold, ±1880).

€ (50-70)
66 849 Games and toys  Guiton N  66 849 Games and toys Guiton N
66/ 849 [Games and toys]. (Guiton, N.). Traité complet du jeu de Trictrac, contenant les principes et les règles de ce jeu, et des tables de calculs qui ne se trouvent dans aucun des traités publiés jusqu'a ce jour (...). Suivi d'un traité du jeu de Backgammon. Paris, Barrois l'Ainé, 1822, 2nd ed., XX,344,(1)p., woodcut ills., contemp. gilt hmor.

- Joints splitting at spine-ends.

€ (40-60)
66 850 Games and toys  Hoeksema D 66 850 Games and toys Hoeksema D
66/ 850 [Games and toys]. Hoeksema, D. Paleizen der Jeugd. Bouwwerk van Daan Hoeksema. Vervolgmappe. Amst., Gebr. Koster, n.d. (±1920), 6 col. lithogr. stiff paper construction plates (32,5x42 cm.), 2 brown construction plates for the paper box (in which to keep the paper building blocks), loose as issued in stiff paper fold. example leaf, in orig. pict. wr.

- Wr. frayed and creased and repaired w. sellotape on fold; otherwise unused, w. the construction plates uncut.

= Rare complete set of plates.

€ (50-70)