Edward Cruse commonplace book
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This item is a commonplace book with original writing by Edward Cruse, including riddles, conundrums, acrostics, rebus, and charades. A book of 123 numbered pages with a profusion of manuscript word puzzles of all sorts. It includes double and triple acrostic puzzles, charades and numbered charades, logographs, impromptu, triangular puzzles, rebuses, rhyming word puzzles, translocations, anagrams and much more. Measures 8" x 6 1/2". The item was written in Brighton, United Kingdom in 1867.
- Cruse, Edward, active 1867 (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.
Biographical / Historical
There is currently no biographical information on the creator Edward Cruse.
.167 Cubic Feet (1 legal size folder)
Language of Materials
This item is a commonplace book with original writing by Edward Cruse, including riddles, conundrums, acrostics, rebus, and charades written in Brighton, United Kingdom, in 1867. There is currently no biographical information on the creator Edward Cruse.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This item was purchased from Eclectibles in April 2016.
This item was processed by Kristen Diehl in September 2016.
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