Marbles are often miniature works of art. We take them for granted because they are so common, but some of them are real masterpieces of glassworking. The glass marbles which are most popular today first appeared in Venice, home of the great glassworkers, in around AD 900. Discover the fascinating history of marbles- how they are made and the stories behind their unusual names. Learn to play exciting marble games including Bomber, Black Snake, Dobblers, Dropsies, Knuckle Box, Newark Killer, Poison Ring, Spangy and many more.
Hardback – in good condition