A fine and compact mahogany ‘COMPENDIUM of GAMES’.

Price: SOLD

A fine quality late Victorian / Early Edwardian mahogany-cased Compendium of Games by F.H. Ayres Ltd of London. The plain mahogany case is internally fitted to neatly house the wide variety of games, boards and component pieces within. The many games include:

  • Chess
  • Draughts
  • Dominoes
  • Backgammon
  • Steeplechase and Race
  • Whist
  • Solo Whist
  • Cribbage
  • Bezique
  • Spoil Five
  • Pope Joan


For those looking to play any of these games for the first time, or simply in need of a refresher to the rules and how to play, this set comes complete with its original “Guide to the Compendium of Games”. Overall this compendium is of fine original quality and complete. Many hours of family entertainment perfectly housed in a box.


Stock No: 651/2020/QSA

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