Charades. [Manuscript Collection of Riddles]

Clark, Elizabeth Sarah; [MANUSCRIPT]

Published by Benton House, 1827
/ Condition: Very Good / Hardcover
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Title: Charades. [Manuscript Collection of Riddles]

Publisher: Benton House

Publication Date: 1827

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good


Half gilt-decorated red morocco and marbled paper; 5" x 5.25"; contains approx. 35 handwritten pages of riddles, with solutions at the rear. All in all, over 50 charades, most with solutions listed at the rear, one with a musical flourish, and one incorporating a drawing of dice. Also includes a quote by Cowper, copied out in a lovely hand (the penmanship is small and neat throughout) on the final pages. A pretty little volume, lightly scuffed along joints, at spine tips and corners. Crack in gutter at about the middle, with two pages detached, but laid in. Bookseller Inventory # D1012

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