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Book Description

30 wooden blocks, 4.5 x 4.5 x 4.5cm, with pictorial colour-printed paper laid on to each side; sl. rubbing but v.g. 5 colour printed sheets providing the pictorial solutions loosely inserted, one torn with loss to right margin. In the orig. heavy card box, dec. paper sides, pictorial colour printed paper onlay (the sixth pictorial solution), 27.5 x 23cm; a little rubbed. Box 30 x 26 x 6cm. Overall a superb example.
Dealer Notes
A lovely example of a mid century printed block puzzle illustrating six different scenes including a pictorial alphabet. The other five sides include two detailed maps (one of France and one of Europe) printed by Logerot, a sheet of numbers 1 to 30 recording significant dates in French history, a riverside scene of birds eating from a picnic table and an image of a boy on a rocking horse.
Author ALPHABET PUZZLE.
Date [c.1860s]
Publisher n.p.

Price: £1250.00

Offered by Jarndyce

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