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66/851 Games and toys  The International Mail An instructive game 66/851 Games and toys The International Mail An instructive game
66/851 Games and toys  The International Mail An instructive game 66/851 Games and toys The International Mail An instructive game
66/ 851 [Games and toys]. The International Mail. An instructive game. London, J.W. Spear and Sons, n.d. (±1910), 4 (of ?) chromolithogr. boards (numb. "A"-"D"), each w. 4 scenes of mail delivery in various countries, surrounded by 4 stamps of that country, 11 (of ?) chromolithogr. "stamps", loose in orig. board box (25x25x3 cm.), letterpress rules on inside upper lid.

- Lacks at least 2 boards and a number of stamps. Box worn and sl. dam. at sides. = Very rare.

€ (40-60) 50
66/852 Games and toys  Kinder courant 66/852 Games and toys Kinder courant
66/852 Games and toys  Kinder courant 66/852 Games and toys Kinder courant
66/852 Games and toys  Kinder courant 66/852 Games and toys Kinder courant
66/ 852 [Games and toys]. Kinder-courant. Lot of 12 (handcol.) lithogr. prints, i.a. a jumping jack, a tram wagon, a movable plate w. pulling tab, a large target and a large plate on 2 lvs. showing a gaping turk for a ball throwing game. - AND 2 similar col. lithogr. plates, ±1870, i.a. construction models of a pop-up travelling zoo.
€ (50-70) 50
66/ 853 [Games and toys]. (Little Red Riding Hood). N.pl., n.publ., ±1890, 3 chromolithogr. jigsaw puzzles, each w. 46 pieces, each ± 29,5x23 cm., together in wooden box w. sliding lid w. chromolithogr. plate.

- Three pieces lack sm. part.

= Attractive puzzles showing three different scenes from the fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood: Riding Hood encountering the wolf in the forest, Riding Hood plucking flowers for her grandmother and Riding Hood seeing the wolf in Grandmother's bed.

Cinderella. N.pl., n.publ., ±1880, 6 chromolithogr. jigsaw puzzles, each w. 25 pieces, 22x22 cm., w. 5 chromolithogr. plates, wooden framed board for laying the puzzles, together in orig. board box w. lid w. mounted chromolithogr. plate (4x27,5x27,5 cm.)

- One puzzle lacks 6 pieces. Lid lacks edges.

= Six scenes from the fairy tale. The plate on the lid is the 6th key plate.

GIGA. Lege- u. Aufstellspiel. No.1 and 2. N.pl., n.publ., ±1920, 2 building and puzzle games, 16 and 36 (of 40) col. wooden pieces, 2 fold. lithogr. lvs. (1x incomplete), both in orig. board boxes w. lid (11,3x11,3x1,5 cm.).

- No.2 lacks 4 pieces; lvs. worn/ torn; all pieces rubbed/ worn; boxes dam. = Rare.

(Jigsaw puzzle). N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1900), 2 jigsaw puzzles, each on recto and verso a chromolithogr. scene, 3 (of 4) chromolithogr. key sheets, together in later (?) board box (w. address of the game publisher Ebro).

- Poor copy, pieces broken and one piece lacks part. Sold w.a.f.

€ (80-100)
66 854 Games and toys  Loto de l'histoire sainte 66 854 Games and toys Loto de l'histoire sainte
66 854 Games and toys  Loto de l'histoire sainte 66 854 Games and toys Loto de l'histoire sainte
66 854 Games and toys  Loto de l'histoire sainte 66 854 Games and toys Loto de l'histoire sainte
66/ 854 [Games and toys]. Loto de l'histoire sainte. Lithogr. title plate and 10 (of 18?) lotto cards w. central scenes by B. COUDERT, ±1860.

- Title-plate folded once; plate and cards sl. foxed; one card dam. and repaired.

= Lotto game with biblical theme, cards show various scenes from the Old and New Testament.

"Jeu de combinaisons instructives et amusantes". Lithogr. title plate by B. COUDERT, 13,5x20,2 cm., ±1850.

= To be used as title plate on a box lid of an unknown game. Never published?

AND 15 others similar, for the greater part by B. COUDERT, i.a. the following titles: "Des Instructeurs", "L'Hirondelle Savante. Jeu géographique", "Loto des départements de la France", "Loto-lecteur" (showing children playing the lotto game), "Petit loto botanique", "Loto du jeune naturaliste", "La Pagode. Steeple mappemonde et loto chinois", "Jeu de construction" (handcol. lithograph). - ADDED: uncut example sheet for the game "Flora, Das Blumenspiel".

= Decorative prints.

€ (80-100) 100
66/ 855 [Games and toys]. (Lottery game). N.pl. (Germany), n.publ., n.d. (±1840), 60 engr. pictorial cards, numb. "1"-"60" (each 7,8x4,7 cm.).

- Without the letterpress and "Classe" cards.

AND 16 rebus cards (French, early 19th cent., printed in green (1x in bistre)).

€ (50-70) 60
66/ 856 [Games and toys]. (Lotto game). N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1850), 35 (of 36) board cards, each w. a sequence of numerals, numb. "A1" through "F6", 90 wooden counters in a linen bag, loose in orig.(?) wooden box w. mounted handcol. engraving on upper lid showing a "lotto" game.

- Lacks card E3.

AND a BOERENSCHROOM game (±1900).

€ (40-60)
66/ 857 [Games and toys]. De Magister. Hoe men elkander een vlieg afvangt en tegelijk de geschiedenis beoefent. Leyden/ The Hague, B. Blankenberg & M.M. Couvee, 1878, 9 (of 10) lithogr. 'era' cards printed in red and 60 'event' cards printed in blue, each card 8,4x5,5 cm., rules of the game booklet (8p.), together in orig. giltlettered ("magister") board box w. hinging lid, ±10x13,5x2 cm.

- Lacks the first 'era' card, covering the years 1555-1567. Without a 'tijdtafel' mentioned in the rules of the game; divisional board in box loose.

= Cf. Papertoys p.154 (ed. The Hague, Wed. E Spanier, ±1875, w. 6 red and 45 blue cards).

€ (70-90)
66/ 858 [Games and toys]. Mapas Paluzíe (...) España y Portugal. Barcelona, Imprenta Elzeviriana y Librería Camí S.A., 1929, jigsaw puzzle consisting of 28 col. lithogr. board pieces, in orig. wooden box w. hinging lid w. mounted col. lithogr. (example) plate, 26x36,5x4,5 cm.

- The pieces trifle foxed, otherwise fine. Box partly/ sl. stained (mostly on sides); hinge partly split; paper over wood w. lacking portions.

AND 2 others: a smaller-scale (sl. later?) variant of the above puzzle, publ. by the same and consisting of 24 pieces (fine copy), and a (sl. later?) col. offset block puzzle of the continents and Iberian peninsula (24 blocks, 6 example sheets (incl. mounted plate on lid), all by "KARPA").

€ (50-70)
66/859 Games and toys  Mathematische Unterhaltungen Amusemens mathématiques Mathematical recreations 66/859 Games and toys Mathematische Unterhaltungen Amusemens mathématiques Mathematical recreations
66/ 859 [Games and toys]. Mathematische Unterhaltungen. Amusemens mathématiques. Mathematical recreations. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1830), 56 col. wooden pieces, fold. sheet w. 16 handcol. engr. keys, together in orig. wooden box w. sliding lid w. mounted handcol. lithogr. plate (1,5x20x20 cm.).

- Sheet soiled. = Figure building game.

€ (150-250) 425
66/ 860 [Games and toys]. Münchner Kindl-Baukasten. The Munich Building Bricks. No.3 Altes Schloss. Old Castle. Munich, Münchner Kindl-Fabrik, ±1910, construction box w. num. handpainted wooden construction pieces and attributes, 14 monochr. plates w. building plans and 5 chromolithogr. plates (recto and verso, showing 29 building examples), orig. board box w. lid.

- Probably complete; contents w. minor imperfections; lid box. tears in edges and rubbed.

= It is uncertain if the attributes belong to the box: 3 trees, 6 human figures, 2 dogs, cow with calf, pig, 3 sheep, horse, cart w. driver and 2 horses, goat and a village waterfountain.

AND 1 other: MOSAIC LANDSCAPES LANDSCHAPPEN-MOZAIEK (Berlin, ±1915, puzzle game with square pieces, in orig. chromolithogr. box).

€ (100-150)
66/861 Games and toys  Das neue Hasenjagdspiel 66/861 Games and toys Das neue Hasenjagdspiel
66/ 861 [Games and toys]. Das neue Hasenjagdspiel. N.pl., G.N., n.d. (±1840), fold. handcol. lithogr. spiral track, w. inset rules, 39x31,5 cm., in orig. stiff paper sleeve w. mounted handcol. lithogr. plate.

- Sleeve soiled and stained and w. sm. tear.

= Rare German spiral track game with hunting theme. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXI.

€ (100-150) 275
66/862 Games and toys  Het nieuw vermakelijk Ganzenspel 66/862 Games and toys Het nieuw vermakelijk Ganzenspel
66/ 862 [Games and toys]. "Het nieuw vermakelijk Ganzenspel". Col. woodcut spiral track game, inset letterpress rules in Dutch and French, ±1890. - AND ±30 copies of the same game. - AND a Game of the Goose, published by Pellerin & Cie.
€ (50-70) 60
66/863 Games and toys  Het nieuw vermakelijk spel genaamd Doggers bank 66/863 Games and toys Het nieuw vermakelijk spel genaamd Doggers bank
66/ 863 [Games and toys]. Het nieuw vermakelijk spel, genaamd Doggers-bank. Handcol. woodcut circular track with ships, signed "A. Bouwens" in the block, printed text below, 48,5x35,5 cm., Amst., Erve H. Rynders, first half 19th cent.

- Mounted on board; formerly folded, torn horizontally in two and w. another tear along another fold; sl. soiled; sm. stain in centre.

= Papertoys p.147-148: "Het doggersbank-spel verwijst naar een episode uit de voor Nederland zo ongunstig verlopen Vierde Engelse Oorlog (1780-1784).(...) Hoewel deze slag [bij Doggersbank] geen overwinnaar kende, werden [schout-bij-nacht] Zoutman en de zijnen door hun landgenoten terecht als helden bejubeld, omdat zij met gebrekkige middelen de erfvijand hadden weerstaan. Die vaderlandse lof uitte zich op velerlei wijze: (...) en ook dit patriottisch gezelschapsspel."

€ (200-300) 200
66/864 Games and toys  Het nieuwen vermaecklyck gansespel 66/864 Games and toys Het nieuwen vermaecklyck gansespel
66/ 864 [Games and toys]. Het nieuwen vermaecklyck gansespel. Partly handcol. woodcut spiral track w. letterpress rules of the game in centre of track, 45,5x36 cm, Amst., S. and W. Koene (op de Lindegragt), ±1800, laid down on paper.

- Folded twice and creased; tears in margins; soiled; sold w.a.f.

= Rare. Paper Toys p.95, with a different adress; FM 6383c; de Meyer 1970 p.171.

AND a catchpenny print of Tyl Uilenspiegel by Brepols & Dierckx zoon, Turnhout.

€ (40-60) 60
66/865 Games and toys  Nieuwste Steden Lotto 66/865 Games and toys Nieuwste Steden Lotto
66/ 865 [Games and toys]. Nieuwste Steden Lotto. N.pl., Klee, n.d. (±1925), set of 6 limp number boards (9 numbers each) and 54 chromolithogr. number cards (5x6,2 cm.), the number on one side and part of a larger image on the other side, together in orig board box w. mounted chromolithogr. plate on lid and the rules of the game mounted on inside lid, 27,5x38x3 cm.

- A few cards w. a few rubbed spots in image, otherwise fine. Box (sl.) worn on corners; plate on lid sl. stained.

= When complete, the upper three cards on a board show the image of e.g. an aeroplane, a car or a train, while the lower six show three famous buildings or places in different European countries.

Een Reis door Ons Eigen Land. Nürnberg-Doos, J.W. Spear & Söhne, n.d. (1927), track game w. twice folding offset col. board, 6 metal pieces, 6 number cards (no. 1-6) and 1 die (of 2(?) dice), together in orig. board box w. mounted col. plate on lid and the rules of the game mounted on inside lid, 40x29x3,5 cm.

- One die lacking (the rules calling for more than one). Box rubbed at corners, two joints of lid split.

= Nice track game showing the major Dutch cities/ sights, starting in Amsterdam and ending at the pier of Scheveningen.

AND 3 'PROVINCIEPUZZLES' of Nederland, Noordbrabant and Limburg (1960s).

€ (40-60) 40
66/866 Games and toys  Nine pin table bowling game 66/866 Games and toys Nine pin table bowling game
66/ 866 [Games and toys]. (Nine-pin table bowling game). Wooden chromolithogr. bowling alley in 2 parts w. wooden spring launcher, 141x21 cm., 9 wooden loose pins and 2 balls, chromolithogr. head board (34,5x20 cm.) w. movable score clock, wooden rail in 2 parts, ±1900.

- One wooden side rim dam. and lacking part; cloth between 2 parts torn.

€ (70-90)
66/ 867 [Games and toys]. Nouveau jeu de l'oie. Renouvellé des Grecs. Paris, Bouasse-Lebel, ±1850, stencil col. lithogr. spiral track game, mounted on fold. boards, 36x45,5 cm.

- Board split and worn on fold. = Game of the Goose with children playing in the corners.

Spel der 36 Beesten. Amst., Warendorf, 1910, fold. chromolithogr. leaf, 65x45,5 cm.

- Torn on folds and repaired w. sellotape. = "Premie op Warendorf's geïllustreerde kalender".

Hoenderloo's Letterspel. N.pl., "Uitgave ten voordeele der In- en Uitwendige Zending, ±1910, fold. letterpress rules, over 300 board letter playing pieces, loose as issued in orig. board box w. lid w. mounted plate.

= Rare variant of Perry's Woordjes maken, Woordjes Schaken, with slightly different rules. HONGS.nl shows an incomplete copy.

AND 3 other games. - ADDED: a game of metal knucklebones; leather pouch with lottery chips and a tin with board imitation coins.

€ (50-70) 60
66/868 Games and toys  Nouvelle Loterie ou Jeu de Conversation 66/868 Games and toys Nouvelle Loterie ou Jeu de Conversation
66/ 868 [Games and toys]. Nouvelle Loterie ou Jeu de Conversation. Paris, n.publ., n.d. (±1900), 48 col. lithogr.cards (w. numbers), 57 numb. playing cards, 60 class cards, 60 etched cards, num. iron coins, instructions (4p.) in French, orig. board box w. mounted lithogr. title-piece.

- A few cards paper over board loosening. Box sl. worn along extremities; part of joint dam.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXII.

€ (150-250)
66/869 Games and toys  Een nuttig en prettig boek voor kinderen Plakalbum met platen om uit te knippen 66/869 Games and toys Een nuttig en prettig boek voor kinderen Plakalbum met platen om uit te knippen
66/ 869 [Games and toys]. Een nuttig en prettig boek voor kinderen. Plakalbum met platen om uit te knippen. Arnhem, J. van Egmond Jr., n.d. (±1870), 12 col. lithogr. plates w. mounted cut-out illustrations, orig. clothbacked lithogr. boards, obl. folio.

- Eight plates without the mounted cut-out ills.; occas. w. a few sm. tears. Covers worn along extremities; upper left corner frontcover dam.

= Nice cut-out picture book with scenes of i.a. a circus, fishermen's wives at Scheveningen, a railwaystation and skating people. With an extra col. lithogr. plate consisting of intertwined strips of paper, bound in at the end.

€ (50-70) 50
66/870 Games and toys  Ombres chinoises 66/870 Games and toys Ombres chinoises
66/ 870 [Games and toys]. Ombres chinoises. Paris, unidentified publisher, ±1900, board and wooden screen w. scroll (5x35,5x45,5 cm.), 3 loose (hand)col. lithogr. plates w. holes (each 35,5x44 cm.), in orig. board and wooden box w. lid (8x39x50 cm.).

- One plate w. closed tears. Box soiled and w. worn spots.

= A moving optical view theatre. A screen with dark wave patterns can be moved up or downward behind the scene. The holes in the plates are alternately blocked by the shadows or transparent. This causes a flickering of light and the scene comes to "life". The frontcover of the box shows the grounds of the World Exhibition of 1900 with the Eiffeltower. The plates show the Chateau d'Eau of the World Exhibition of 1900, an automobile race and a naval combat scene in the Russo-Japanese War (1905). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXII.

€ (100-150) 100