Monthly Archives: February 2015

Comments on a Goodall and Son Bezique set from perhaps the early 1880s . . .

My most recent card-game related acquisition arrived about a month ago.  It is a four-pack Bezique set in a “cardboard” box.  It includes a copy of a “Fourteenth Edition” of The Royal Game of Bezique, by Camden.  The main reason … Continue reading

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A concluded eBay auction I would like to have seen!

This was an auction for a little Goodall booklet, on which the cover reads: PORTE-MANNAIE Calendar FOR 1866. GOODALL & SON, London. The item has gilt edges and is quite small, maybe 1.5 inches in height, or so.  The item … Continue reading

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