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Home Games and How to Play Them.

Home Games and How to Play Them.

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Home Games and How to Play Them.

by The Fireside Game Company

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Cincinnati, Ohio: The Fireside Game Comapny, 1899. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 30 + 16 page catalog of card games ads. Cover faded, slight vertical crease to cover, spine cover half chipped away and reinforced, contents clean and lightly age-toned. The first 30 pages consists of instructions for playing 31 different parlor (party) games, and the last section is an illustrated catalog, with price list, of the card games offered for sale by the Fireside Game Company. Several of the illustrations are in full color. This is an attractive and well-preserved example of home entertainment projects in the late 19th century.


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Home Games and How to Play Them.
The Fireside Game Company
Soft cover
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The Fireside Game Comapny
Place of Publication
Cincinnati, Ohio
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12mo - over 6¾" - 7&
Games "Parlor Games" Parties
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