HUMPHREYS, A.L. Crockford's or The Goddess of Chance in St. Jame's Street 1828-1844.  London. Hutchinson. 1953.  
(213 x 135). pp, 230. Black and white frontispiece. Bookplate on front pastedown, part dustjacket tipped on to rear pastedown and newspaper cutting of book review tipped on to front endpaper. Lightly age toned paper. Black cloth with rubbed title and marks. Good. The bookplate of bibliophiles Anne Renier and F.G. Renier who donated their important collection of over 80,000 childrens books to the Victoria and Albert Musum in 1970. The Reniers died in 1988.
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