Auction Date: 31/01/2016 at 10:30 am
Huguier, Charles & Cailleau, Andre – "New Rules for The Game of Mail - Concerning the manner of playing it properly, and of deciding the various points which may arise in the Game" published 1910 English edition facsimile of the 1717 French edition 24mo 74pp. Full red calf with gilt title and decoration on spine. All edges gilt. Decorative endpapers. Green cloth bookmarker. Introduction by Andrew Lang. Illustrated with four plates – front hinge weakness and visible, spine ends worn – internally clean (F/G). NB This French game is similar to Scottish golf.