THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.
THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.
THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.
THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.
THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.

THE NEW AND DIVERTING GAME OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Consisting of forty-eight pictorial cards, Adapted, drawn in fac-simile, and elaborately rendered in colours, from Sir John Tenniel's original designs by Miss E. Gertrude Thomson.

Thomas De La Rue & Co. Ltd. London. No date. Circa 1918.

Complete deck of 48 cards, each illustrated on one side. A rare survivor still wrapped in the original pink paper and with a thin string tie to hold the rules card in place. Housed in the original two piece sliding box. the outer box is printed on the sides and one panel with a colour playing card mounted onto the other full panel. Also inserted is a sheet advertising Gibson's Games of Skill and Amusement, with one historical game being shown as including historical events up to 1914 and a military game. The Victoria and Albert Museum date the set to 1918. A remarkable set in original unopened condition and rare thus.

Item #10094

Price: £475.00