Antique book “100 Riddles and 101 Things To Do” by K.H – M.B.H. Published by Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, New York 1928. If you are looking for a riddle book that is “Gathered from every conceivable source, and including many that are entirely new” this book is for you! This book contains riddles and puns along with descriptions of nostalgic parlor and party games. Play games like “I Love My Love With An A”…or toil over riddles such as…”Do You Know These Misses”. The book has 156 pages. It doesn’t appear to be missing any pages. There is a label in the back of the book from merchant, “Lazarus Book Shop and Circulating Library, Columbus, Ohio”. Overall this book would be considered in fair condition. There is some rubbing and wear on the exterior covers and spine. There is some fraying along the edges and on the corners of the exterior covers and spine. There is some faint discoloration on the front and back covers of the book. The red cover of the book is embossed in black with the book title and authors. The pages are lightly yellowed/tanned around the edges. There is light wear along edges of the pages. There are tears on two of the pages in the book, but it doesn’t distract from the text (see detail photo for example of one of the tears). There are light pencil marks along the side of one of the games in the book. The owner’s name is written faintly inside the cover (in pen) and on the blank cover page (in pencil). The spine is separating from the front pages of the book. Some of the pages are not tight within the binding, but there are no missing or loose pages. The book measures 7 1/2” x 5” and 3/4” deep. This antique book makes a great decorative accessory, it could be used in your next scrapbook or craft project, or simply enjoy an afternoon of fun with riddles and things to do as the author intended!
100 Riddles and 101 Things To Do by K.H.- M.B.H. - Antique Book
- Vintage item from the 1920s
- Material: vintage book
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