Title: The Encyclopedia of Toys
Author: Constance Eileen King
Publisher: New Burlington Books
Jacket Condition: Very Good (repaired)
Description: Rare encyclopaedia covering the history of antique toys from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries. Split into 6 sections:
An indispensable guide for the collector.
Approximately 380 illustrations, 70 of which are in colour. Illustrated pastedowns and endpapers.
Red boards with gilded text on spine. Jacket has been repaired from the inside at the tail of the spine, and has some light tanning along the spine and scuffing along the top and bottom. Unclipped (bears original price of £20) Superb internal condition: clean, crisp, and very tightly bound pages.
Measures 30 cm × 22.5 cm (12″ × 9″). Large 4to. 272 pp.