Cassell's Book of In-Door Amusements, Card Games, and Fireside Fun is a guide to in-door fun events and card games. All of the games and ideas are carefully and in a simple way explained for a younger audience.
Originally published in 1881. This well illustrated and entertaining book contains 105 Indoor Games - 106 Toy Games and Toys to be Made - 23 Mechanical Puzzles - 20 Arithmetical Puzzles - 34 Card Games - Many Conjuring Tricks and 27 items of Fireside Fun. Many of the earliest games books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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This book, originally published in 1881, includes hundreds of word and number games, card games, directions for making toys and crafts, magic tricks, and other activities for all ages. A great resource for families, classrooms, camps, and historic presentations.
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