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67/753 Games and toys  Lustige Eisenbahnfahrt 67/753 Games and toys Lustige Eisenbahnfahrt
67/ 753 [Games and toys]. Lustige Eisenbahnfahrt. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1880), instruction booklet ((4)p., German text, orig. col. lithogr. wr., 12mo), ±20 luggage tickets, 5 booklets w. tickets for journeys to various Dutch stations, 30 brass col. board tokens, 1 wooden postoffice stamp (w. Hungarian text), 138 train tickets to various Dutch stations, 1 square brass piece w. number 56 stamped in one side, a metal ticket pincer and a pencil, orig. board box w. col. lithogr. plate on lid, 25,5x26,5x1,2 cm.

- Lid (water)stained (also affecting lower half of box).

= Nice railway game, apart from the instruction booklet with its German text wholly focussing on the Dutch railway system. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVII.

€ (80-100) 120
67/754 Games and toys  Het nieuwe koerierspel 67/754 Games and toys Het nieuwe koerierspel
67/ 754 [Games and toys]. Het nieuwe koerierspel. Col. lithographed track game by W.H. KOPPENOL CZN., incorporating small views in Belgium and the Netherlands, 54,5x63 cm., (Brussels, Nederlandsche Vereeniging van Weldadigheid, 1916).

- The map (= track) only, without rules of the game, tokens, and box. The map in fine condition, trifle creased in centre, vague, unsharp middle fold and trifle foxed in blank margins.

= Supplied in duplicate. Interesting World War I game, showing the dangers and difficulties of the time connected to travelling from Brussels to The Hague. "Het doel van elken koerier is, eene reis te maken van de verschillende gezantschappen te Brussel naar het Ministerie van Buitenlandsche Zaken in Den Haag en terug, volgens het op de kaart aangegeven traject. Natuurlijk gaat de reis met hindernissen gepaard" (from the rules of the game, to be found on the internet).

€ (100-150) 100
67/755 Games and toys  De Onvermoeide speelmakker of volledige verzameling van nuttige en aangename spelen uitspanningen ligchaamsoefeningen en andere bezigheden zoowel in huis als in de open 67/755 Games and toys De Onvermoeide speelmakker of volledige verzameling van nuttige en aangename spelen uitspanningen ligchaamsoefeningen en andere bezigheden zoowel in huis als in de open
67/ 755 [Games and toys]. De Onvermoeide speelmakker, of volledige verzameling van nuttige en aangename spelen, uitspanningen, ligchaamsoefeningen en andere bezigheden, zoowel in huis, als in de open lucht. Voor jongens en meisjes. Gouda, G.B. van Goor, n.d. (1853), X,282p., num. woodengr. ills., music examples, orig. giltlettered blindst. cl.

- Occas. sl. foxed and trifle dampstained in blank margins. Fine copy.

= Lust en Leering p.337: "Behalve de gewone 'uitspanningen' vindt men hier een alfabet voor doofstommen in prent en een handleiding om te zwemmen, compleet met het verschijnsel 'zwemkramp'. Ook worden er vijftien verschillende wijzen van hengelen genoemd. Echte dierenliefde is hier opnieuw ver te zoeken, want naast een uitgebreid hoofdstuk over de vogelvangst volgen ijskoud vele pagina's over 'Vogels, welke men in kooien opsluiten kan'." Also on i.a. chess, arithmetical questions and conjuring.

€ (150-250) 160
67/756 Games and toys  Parlez vous français?67/756 Games and toys Parlez vous français?
67/ 756 [Games and toys]. Parlez-vous français? N.pl., Sala-Spiele mit Rotsegel, n.d. (±1920), lotto game consisting of 6 chromolithogr. playing boards each w. 20 cut-out oblong chromolithogr. sections w. a German phrase on verso covering the corresponding French translation, letterpress leaflet w. rules of the game, together in the original board box, 34,5x28x4 cm.

- Corners and sides of lid of box sl. worn/ rubbed. = "II. Ausgabe: Sätze".

€ (50-70)
67/757 Games and toys  Schimmelspel 67/757 Games and toys Schimmelspel
67/757 Games and toys  Schimmelspel 67/757 Games and toys Schimmelspel
67/ 757 [Games and toys]. Schimmelspel. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1840), 5 engr. and aquatint cards (±11x7 cm.), 7 bone and stone dice, together in contemp. board box w. lid (13,5x8,5 cm.), letterpress rules on verso lid.

= Buijnsters, Papertoys, p.305 (describing the printing technique as lithographed).

€ (30-50) 40
67/758 Games and toys  Schreibers kinder theater  67/758 Games and toys Schreibers kinder theater
67/ 758 [Games and toys]. (Schreibers kinder-theater). Lot of 22 diff. chromolithogr. catchpenny prints, all unfolded and uncut, each ±36x42 and 40x54 cm. (leaf), Esslingen, J.F. Schreiber, ±1890-1910.

= No. 7 (2x), 9 (2x), 48, (2x), 77 (2x), 87 (2x), 88, 104 (2x), 110, 111 (showing the Suezcanal), 114, 131 (2x), 412, 412a, 423 (2x), 431 (2x), 434, 438, 454, 487, 497, 662 and 671. Mostly side scenes, background and props. And leaves with the prosceniums no.8 (Urania) and 9 (Thalia).

€ (100-150) 220
67/759 Games and toys  Singing birds cage automaton 67/759 Games and toys Singing birds cage automaton
67/ 759 [Games and toys]. (Singing birds cage automaton). Automaton, brass cage w. ornamented pedestal, w. two windable birds (papier mâché(?), wire, wood and real(?) feathers) and some leafy branches (wire and cloth), w. on-off handle and winding key on the bottom, height ±28 cm., Ø 16 cm., late 19th cent.

- In fine working order.

= Charming toy for adults. When singing, the birds open their beaks, turn their heads and move their tails. The bottom without any manufacturer's indication. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVI and the short video on our website.

€ (150-250) 275
67/760 Games and toys  Vermaaklyk Lotery Spel 67/760 Games and toys Vermaaklyk Lotery Spel
67/ 760 [Games and toys]. Vermaaklyk Lotery Spel. Amst., Adam Meyer, 1755, 50 engr. pict. cards numb. "1"-"50" (each 7x4,5cm.) by CASPAR PHILIPS JACOBSZ, 43 (of 50) letterpress cards (each 6,3x5,1 cm.), 20 "Niet" cards, 25 (of 30) "Classe" cards (each 3,5x4,5 cm.).

- Lacks 7 letterpress cards and 4 Classe-cards; some lvs. loose(ning) from the stiff paper cards; figure cards occas. sl. soiled.

= Rare. The first Dutch 'classes'-lottery. Papertoys, p. 120-121: "Voor zover bekend was Adam Meyer te Amsterdam de eerste Nederlandse uitgever die in 1755 een Vermaaklyk Lotery Spel in drie klassen te koop aanbood met door Caspar Philips Jacobsz gegraveerde figuurkaartjes". I.a. skaters, pedlars (i.a. with a peepshow box) and a fencing duel.

ADDED: Flora das Blumenspiel (German(?), ±1830, probably incomplete).

€ (200-300) 200
67/761 Games and toys  Het vrijschot 67/761 Games and toys Het vrijschot
67/ 761 [Games and toys]. Het vrijschot. N.pl. (Dutch), n.publ., ±1820-1830, fold. lithogr. plate w. central scene and 14 surrounding figures (30,2x35,5 cm.), 12 letterpress cards and 2 bone dice, together in orig. board box w. letterpres ticket on lid (12x17,5x1,5 cm.), letterpress rules mounted on verso lid.

- Lacks the one black and 6 white small pellets.

= Rare and early lithographic game. With figures from the opera Der Freischütz by Carl Maria von Weber (premiered in 1821): Kaspar, Samiel, Max, Agatha, Antje, Kilian and the Hermit. Never or hardly ever played with. Buijnsters, Papertoys, p.285f. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVIII.

€ (200-300) 200
67/762 Games and toys  Wooden gaming box 67/762 Games and toys Wooden gaming box
67/762 Games and toys  Wooden gaming box 67/762 Games and toys Wooden gaming box
67/ 762 [Games and toys]. Wooden gaming box, w. silk lined hinging lid w. handpainted scene on top, w. movable metal opening button, 16x21,5x5 cm., w. 4 inset smaller handpainted wooden boxes, each containing partly col. bone playing chips, each ±6,5x9x3,5 cm., first half 19th cent., prob. German.

- A few scratches on top.

= The handpainted scenes on the boxes show romantic views.

AND an identical box w. sl. diff. scenes, lacks the opening button.

€ (150-250)
67 763 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Dondorf B 67 763 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Dondorf B
67 763 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Dondorf B 67 763 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Dondorf B
67/ 763 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Dondorf, B. Miniature game of cards. No.1320. 1913, 52 chromolithogr. cards (each 3,4x2,4 cm.), in orig. board sliding box w. mounted card, marked "BD 1320" (fine). 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 game of cards. 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 Spades as Pallas and Knight of Clubs as Lancelot.

AND 30 other miniature card decks: 14 decks by Dondorf (all French suits, various (sm.) defects, ±1890-1920): No. 1312 (in orig. box, backs marked w. pen), no.25 Patience-Karten (Children theme, 2x), no.26 (Children theme), no.27 (Vier Erdteile theme, 5x (4x w. box)), Hauptstädte (±1910), Baronesse Patience (in 2 diff. sizes) and Stuart Piket (±1920, incomplete) 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)
67/764 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Game of Kille 67/764 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Game of Kille
67/ 764 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Game of Kille. Norrköping, Lithografiska Aktiebolaget, ±1885, 42 lithogr. cards, stamp dated 23 January 1885.

= Game of Kille (also known as Gnav) contains a suit of 12 pairs of cards w. fleur-de-lis (1-12) and 9 pairs of figures (i.a. a wild boar). Cary SWE 5.

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: Schimmelspel. N.pl., n.publ., n.d. (±1850), 5 handcol. engr. and aquatint cards (±11x7 cm.), 6 bone and stone dice, together in contemp. board box w. lid (13,5x8,5 cm.), letterpress rules on verso lid.

- Cards soiled.

AND 5 conjuring playing cards (±1900, chromolithogr.) and 5 handcol. lithogr. cards from a sl. later "Hammer und Glocke"-game.

€ (70-90) 130
67/765 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Game of tarot Tarocco Piemontese 67/765 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Game of tarot Tarocco Piemontese
67/ 765 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Game of tarot. Tarocco Piemontese. Varollo, F. Strambo, ±1880, deck of 58 (of 78) stencil-col. woodcut cards, blue lozenge backs.

- All cards fingersoiled and sl. warped; lacks 20 cards, but present are the Major Arcana: the 21 'tarot' cards and the fool (il pazzo); the courts lack the knights of the Denari (Coins) and Spade (Swords) and the queen of the Coppi (Cups).

= Kaplan I, p. 165. Rare game of Tarot.

Game of tarot, Schaffhausen J. Müller Cie., ±1910, 77 (of 78) col. lithogr. cards.

- Lacks tarotcard no.1. = Kaplan I, p.481 and 484 (plate). So-called genre tarock.

Genre Tarock. Game of tarot, Vienna and Budapest, F. Piatnik & Söhne, ±1910, 38 (of ?) stencil-col. lithogr. cards.

- Lacks the fool and cards XIII and XIV, a few court cards and several pip cards.

= Cf. Kaplan I, p.324 (sl. later) and II, p. 474 (Glanz Genre Tarock).

AND 2 other sets of cartomancy cards, both chromolithogr.: a deck of 52 (of 54) cards (each 12,8x9 cm., ±1920) and a deck of 36 cards (±1910).

€ (100-150) 100
67/766 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Happy families 67/766 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Happy families
67/ 766 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Happy families. London, John Jaques & Son, n.d. (±1900), 48 col. lithogr. cards, orig. pink board box.

- Box sl. rubbed and some traces of former rubber band. Contents very fine.

= Nice game of caricatural quartets.

AND 9 other cardgames, all pre-1940, i.a. ALLES ELECTRISCH (Bussum, ±1930, 48 col. cards and instruction card, orig. (worn) box); WIE WEET HET? (n.pl., Sala-spelen, ±1920, 48 silhouette cards, (sl. frayed) booklet w. rules of the game (4p.), orig. (waterstained) board box w. col. plate laid down on lid) and QUARTET-SPEL FAUNA (n.pl., B. Dondorf, ±1910, 40 col. lithogr. cards, orig. board box w. mounted col. lithogr. card. Two cards sl. worn; back of box dam.).

€ (50-70) 50
67/767 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Jeu de blason 67/767 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Jeu de blason
67/ 767 [Games and toys. Cards and cardgames]. Jeu de blason. Deck of 52 engr. cards by C. ORONCÉ FINÉ and M. DE BRIANVILLE, each ±9x5,5 cm., square corners, handcol., Lyon, n.publ., n.d. (±1680)

= The Carey Collection FRA 286; cf. Radau/ Himmelheber 219: "Dargestellt sind Wappen einiger europäischer Köningshäuser, aber von allem des französischen Adels. (...) Nach einer Beschwerde einiger Prinzen, die ihr Wappen auf niedrigen Karten wie Bube oder As wiederfanden, wurde das Kartenspiel vom Pariser Magistrat eingezogen. In einer Neuauflage musste Brianville die Buben in Chevaliers und die Asse in Princes umbenennen.". Very rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXVIII.

€ (500-700) 500
67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Piatnik & Söhne 67 768 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Piatnik & Söhne
67/ 768 [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).

Game of cards (Skat). Darmstadt, Fromman & Morian, ±1875, 39 (of 40) stencil col. engr. cards.

- Lacks Jack of diamonds; cards sl. fingersoiled. = Aces with Dutch views (i.a. Leyden, Arnhem).

Game of cards. France, deck of 52 col. cards without indices, taxation stamp dated 1917.

= Cards punctured w. braille, probably for people with poor vision.

AND 38 other decks of cards, a few incomplete, ±1880-1940, i.a. published by PIATNIK & SÖHNE (i.a. Viennese Pattern Large Crown (±1900, w. taxation stamp) and Trappola Pattern (29 of 36 cards, w. orig. wr. (defective). Cary AUS 85)); DONDORF (10x); C. TITZE & SCHINKAY (Viennese Large crown pattern, 1885); FROMMAN & MORIAN (±1890-1900. Rhine aces. 2 copies); DAVELUY (±1870-1880); BIERMANS (±1880, Rhine aces); VSS (±1880-1890, 2 copies. Rhine aces); B.P. GRIMAUD (with the Belgian Genoese pattern (3x w. casino backs) and 1x w. aces w. Dutch views) and anonymous decks with Gatteaux pattern, all w. French taxation stamp 1890.

€ (100-150) 110
67/769 Games and toys Cards and cardgames  Set of 36 cards showing occupations 67/769 Games and toys Cards and cardgames Set of 36 cards showing occupations
67/ 769 [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".

€ (200-300) 200
67/770 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles  Makkum van binnen te zien 67/770 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles Makkum van binnen te zien
67/770 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles  Makkum van binnen te zien 67/770 Games and toys Jigsaw puzzles Makkum van binnen te zien
67/ 770 [Games and toys. Jigsaw puzzles]. "Makkum, van binnen te zien". Handcol. engraving laid down on wood, num. irregularly shaped pieces, late 18th/ early 19th cent., 13,7x22 cm. - WITH the original engr. view by D. DE JONG after I. VERSTEGE, dated 1782, folded.

- Two pieces replaced; one piece dam.; sl. fingersoiled/ duststained; engr. view partly browned.

€ (50-70) 50
67 771 Gelliers C de 67 771 Gelliers C de
67/ 771 Gelliers, C. de. Trap der Jeugd of Perfecte maniere om de Jonge Kinderen en Oude Persoonen met fondament te leeren Leezen en Schryven. Zwolle, F. Clement, n.d. (±1720), (4),92p., partly set in civilité, contemp. wr.

- Bookblock loose(ning), (sl.) browned. Backstrip dam.

= Cf. Buijnsters 231, The Children's World of Learning 89 and Ki.la.ki.le. 87 (all listing the ed. 1757). First published in 1640 by Carel de Gelliers, a teacher at the Latin school in Leeuwarden. This edition not in the NCC. Very rare.

€ (50-70) 50
67/ 772 Gode-Postma, T. Trippel, Trappel en andere aardige kinderversjes. Muziek van Ben Geysel. Leyden, A.W. Sijthoff, n.d. (1925), 48p., col. lithogr. ills. and orig. clothbacked col. lithogr. boards by A. VLAANDEREN, sm. folio.

- Trifle rubbed along extremities. A fine copy. = De Bodt/ Kapelle p.257.

Siedentopf, M.C. De Koningin van Elvenland. Dutch transl. and ed. A. Listal (= W.F. Gouwe). Alkmaar, Gebr. Kluitman, n.d. (1913), 46,(2)p., col. plates and orig. clothbacked pict. boards by A. VON VOLBORTH, 4to.

- A few lvs. misbound; dedication in pen on htitle; sl. yellowed and fingersoiled. Covers sl. stained; spine-ends rubbed.

AND 12 others, mostly good/ fine copies, i.a. R. CRAMER, Kinderliedjes uit Zonneland (Utr., (±1930), (col.) ills., scores, orig. hcl. Bookblock loose); W. PÉTILLON, Lily en haar pop (Amst., (±1930), ills., orig. hcl., sq. 8vo); E. BESKOW, Olle's Sneeuwschoentocht (Nijm., (1909), col. ills., orig. hcl., 4to); P. DE GROOT, Leuke liedjes met leuke plaatjes (n.pl., (±1950), col. ills., orig. wr., folio) and F. RICHTER, Het Tovertapijt (Eindh., 1944, (col.) ills., orig. hcl.).

€ (80-100) 100