String Figures. A Study of Cat's-Cradle in Many Lands
String Figures. A Study of Cat's-Cradle in Many Lands
String Figures. A Study of Cat's-Cradle in Many Lands

String Figures. A Study of Cat's-Cradle in Many Lands

New York, Scribner's, 1906.

Large octavo, xxiv, 407 pages with 867 illustrations plus 17 plates.

Original gilt- and blind-decorated cloth; minimal loss of colour to a small section of the spine and front cover near the foot of the joint; front inner hinge slightly cracked but firm; bottom corner of the text slightly bumped throughout; an excellent copy.

Some Australian content; there is also a 13-page 'Ethnological Introduction' by Alfred C. Haddon. With the pencilled ownership initials of Tom Austen Brown.

Item #73852

Price: $450.00