Description:Good. No dust jacket. Owner's signature and other notations on...Good. No dust jacket. Owner's signature and other notations on insde covers and end papers. Binding is loose, but intact. Internally unmarked. 296 p. This late 19th century manual approaches amusements from a Christian point of view, distinguishing between innocent and sinful pleasures. Within the former category, however, the amusements herein advanced number in the hundreds, including parlor games, sleight of hand, and conjuring tricks. A fascinating look at American social life of a hundred and more years ago.
Description:w/illustrations. Good. 284pp 4 x 6" Red cloth covers. From...w/illustrations. Good. 284pp 4 x 6" Red cloth covers. From wedding etiquette to parlor games. Condition: Spine ends bumped, covers rubbed and faded, pages a bit age darkened, else Good. SKU 31065 ** We ship our books in sturdy corrugated cartons, paper items in stiff "Stay Flat" envelopes. (We do not use padded envelopes. ) Free tracking (Delivery confirmation) on all USA orders.
Description:New. 300 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1895 edition. This...New. 300 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1895 edition. This paperback book is SEWN perfect bound, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. NO changes have been made to the original text. Each page is checked manually before printing. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in b/w. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper. (Original publisher: New York, The Christian Herald)
Description:New. pp. 300. Pages 300 It is the reproduction of the original...New. pp. 300. Pages 300 It is the reproduction of the original edition published long back(1895). Hardcover with sewing binding with glossy laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, professionally processed without changing its contents. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Print on Demand.
Description:New. This book, "How to behave and how to amuse. A handy manual...New. This book, "How to behave and how to amuse. A handy manual of etiquette and parlor games", by George Henry Sandison, is a replication of a book originally published before 1895. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. This book was created using print-on-demand technology. Thank you for supporting classic literature.
Description:Hardcover reprint of the original 1895 edition-beautifully bound...Hardcover reprint of the original 1895 edition-beautifully bound in brown cloth covers featuring titles stamped in gold, 8vo-6x9". No adjustments have been made to the original text, giving readers the full antiquarian experience. For quality purposes, all text and images are printed as black and white. This item is printed on demand. Book Information: How To Behave And How To Amuse. A Handy Manual Of Etiquette And Parlor Games. Sandison, George Henry Comp. Indiana: Repressed Publishing LLC, 2012. Original Publishing: How To Behave And How To Amuse. A Handy Manual Of Etiquette And Parlor Games. Sandison, George Henry Comp. New York, The Christian Herald, 1895. Subject: Games.
Description:1895, 1st edition, very good condition, red cloth binding with...1895, 1st edition, very good condition, red cloth binding with minor wear, interior pages in near fine condition, no foxing to pages, not issued with dust jacket, published by The Christian Herald, Bible House, New York, 296 pages. A compilation of etiquette, parlor games and Magic Tricks. Illustrated with a few drawings. Christopher vol.2 #905. Scarce in this nice condition.
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