Item #32831 India 1975.
India 1975.
India 1975.
India 1975.
India 1975.
India 1975.
India 1975.
(Illustrated Book)

India 1975.

Bombay: Chimanlal Paper Company, (1975). Octavo. Unpaginated. Illustrated and ornamented throughout with line drawings both colored (occasionally pochoir) and black and white, photoreproductions, and most notably interactive and movable elements, including a fold-out Parcheesi board, a small kite, recombinant flaps to assign and re-assign the heads and bodies of characters drawn from Hindu mythology. These together with illustrations and papers of various toys and games provide a candid view to Indian pastimes, among them chess, tops, and Snakes and Ladders. The chess motif continues throughout, as header for the calendar pages and as decoration to the cloth covers over boards. Spiral-bound. Trace exterior soiling, else near fine and quite scarce. Item #32831

Price: $375.00