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Title(s):

The wonders of the world : chiefly in reference to the architectural works of the ancients : an entirely new game, for the amusement and education of youth / W. Kohler litho.

Published/Created:
London : William Spooner, 377 Strand, [ca. 1843]
Physical Description:
1 game : hand-colored lithograph ; sheet 54 x 44 cm, folded to 15 x 16 cm and 29, [3] pages ; 15 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 .W66 1843
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Ellen and Arthur Liman, Yale JD 1957
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
Accompanied by a printed booklet bearing the rules of the game and a description of the subjects.
Date of publication from Liman.
Liman, E. Georgian and Victorian board games, pages 166-169
Whitehouse, F.R.B. Table games of Georgian and Victorian days, pages 42-43
BAC: British Art Center copy includes original instruction booklet.
"The whole 50 pictures form a race from No. 1 the Saxon Arch to no. 50 the Parthenon, where the first comer takes the pool ..."--Whitehouse.
Subject Terms:
Architecture.
Educational games -- Great Britain -- Specimens.
Historic buildings.
Historic sites.
Liman, Ellen and Arthur -- Provenance.
Form/Genre:
Games -- Great Britain.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
Board games.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1843.
Contributors:
Spooner, William, active 1831-1854, publisher.
Kohler, W., lithographer.
Collection of Ellen and Arthur Liman (Yale Center for British Art)
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