Condition: Fair (good). Book has been re-bound with the parchment spine and corners preserved. The book block looks messy, the (tops of) the pages are not cut everywhere. Usual foxing. Complete copy, so including the 14 plates.
This is a self-contained first part (of 2).
Valuable and rare publication on the origin and manufacture of card games (worldwide).
Ex Libris: Sibi Amicis
Book will be sent by registered mail.
- Number of Books
- Illustrated, Sport, games & pastimes
- Author/ Illustrator
- Johann Gottlob Immanuel Breitkopf
- Book Title
- Versuch den Ursprung der Spielkarten.... erster Teil
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Breitkopf, Leipzig, 1784
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 27×22 cm