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Elementary Color, Milton Bradley 1895  

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Elementary Color

Bradley, Milton

Springfield, MA

Milton Bradley Co.



iv, 128 + 4 ad pp. Introduction by Henry Lefaveur. Printed frontispiece with mounted color charts. 19.4x13.5 cm (7½x5¼"), blue cloth lettered in gilt. First Edition.

Milton Bradley was an American business magnate, game pioneer and publisher, credited by many with launching the board game industry, with the Milton Bradley Company. Bradley was fascinated with the theory and classification of color, writing several books on the subject and producing crayons and watercolor paint with the Milton Bradley Company. With Elementary Color, he expounds his theory with the use of the Bradley Color Wheel.

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Rubbing with some fraying at spine ends, spine lettering darkening just a hint, light wear; hinges cracked, mild toning to edges; very good.

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