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Creator:
Pardon, George Frederick, 1824-1884.
Title(s):

Parlour pastimes : a repertoire of acting charades, fire-side games, enigmas, riddles, charades, conundrums, arithmetical and mechanical puzzles, parlour magic, etc., etc.

Published/Created:
London : James Blackwood & Co., [1868]
Physical Description:
288 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1229 .P37 1868
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Authorship and publication date from BLC.
With a chromolithographed added title page and frontispiece by Scott & Ferguson, Edinburgh.
Printed by Morrison & Gibb, Edinburgh.
BLC, v. 248, p. 97
NSTC, 2P3048
Includes index.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's green cltoh, stamped in black red, blue and gold. Inscribed: Bertram D. Richards, with love from his mother and father, Christmas 1880.
Subject Terms:
Amusements -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Indoor games -- Juvenile literature.
James Blackwood & Co. -- Publisher.
Morrison & Gibb -- Printer.
Richards, Bertram D. -- Pres. insc. from his Mother and Father, Christmas 1880.
Tricks -- Juvenile literature.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1868.
Chromolithographs -- 1868.
Wood engravings -- 1868.
Contributors:
Scott & Ferguson, lithographer.
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