The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland
Oats and Beans-Would You Know Together with a Memoir on the Study of Children's Games, Volume II (Illustrated)
Alice Bertha Gomme
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The games included in this collection bear the important qualification of being nearly all Children’s Games: that is to say, they were either originally children’s games since developed into games for adults, or they were the more serious avocations of adults, which have since become children’s games only. In both cases the transition is due to traditional circumstances, and not to any formal arrangements. All invented games of skill are therefore excluded from this collection, but it includes both indoor and outdoor games, and those played by both girls and boys.
- Category: Games
- Published:Apr 26, 2013
- Publisher: Lulu.com
- Seller: Lulu Enterprises, Inc.
- Print Length: 499 Pages
- Language: English