Games ancient and oriental and how to play them. Being the games of the ancient Egyptians, the hiera gramme of the Greeks, the ludus latrunculorum of the Romans, and the oriental games of chess, draughts, backgammon and magic squares.

London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1892. First edition, 8vo, pp. iv, 366, [2]; mounted photographic frontispiece portrait of the author, 10 other mounted photographic plates (almost all of games and game boards), plus 7 plates (3 with color), and illustrations in the text; a fine, bright copy in original gilt-stamped gray cloth. Item #35942

Price: $500.00

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