Riddles and Charades

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Published by c. 1870, likely Plymouth, England, 1870
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Title: Riddles and Charades

Publisher: c. 1870, likely Plymouth, England

Publication Date: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+


Full morocco, ornately stamped in blind and gilt; about 7.5-by-9.5 inches; approx. pp. 80, full of handwritten charades and riddles, interspersed with a number of comic illustrations from contemporary periodicals, 4 engravings. A number of pages at the rear are left blank, but at least 2/3 full. Spine tips neatly repaired; replacement endpapers; light scuffing and bumping along joints and edges of boards. Charades include the Archbishop of Canterbury, Sir Walter Scott, Sir Edward Hartoff. One page bears the address 3 Flora Place, Plymouth, and names include Mrs. Edward James Smith, J. Macauly, Miss Gilbert, and Mrs. Macnamara. Bookseller Inventory # D5263

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