Catalogues & Advertising Leaflets

Catalogues & Advertising Leaflets

The collection is rich in items from Davenports and other magic suppliers, as well as catalogues from novelty wholesalers and retailers.

Hamleys Book of Magic and Mystery catalogue, probably dated just before World War 1.

The catalogue also contains a few pages of novelties, puzzles and jokes. A sticker has been pasted onto the front cover pointing out that prices cannot be guaranteed owing to the War. The catalogue has been dated on this basis. The back cover is also illustrated because it gives their various addresses in London at the time, as well as noting their presence in Paris and Nuremberg.

    • Size
    • 82 pages within a thin board cover. 220mm x 280mm
    • Date
    • Probably dated just before World War 1.
    • Key_phrases
    • Magic, novelties, jokes, puzzles, United Kingdom
    • Category
    • CATS
    • Ref._no.
    • N1567 W10

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