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Title(s):

L'orient, or, The Indian travellers : a geographical and historical game.

Additional Title(s):

Orient

Indian travellers

Cover title: L'orient, or, The Indian traveller

Published/Created:
London : Published by David Ogilvy, at his repository for rational toys and amusements, [1846]
Physical Description:
1 sheet : hand-colored lithograph ; 56 x 75 cm, folded to 27 x 21 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 O7 Copy 2
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 O7 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Ellen and Arthur Liman, Yale JD 1957
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
Title from game.
Date of publication Whitehouse.
In attached covers.
In nine sections, mounted on linen.
Imperfect? Booklet of instructions wanting?
Illustrations by James Richard Barfoot.
Liman, E. Georgian and Victorian board games, pages 142-143
Whitehouse, F.R.B. Table games of Georgian and Victorian days, page 23
"A geographical and historical game comprising a map of Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia, with small views of 'Calcutta,' 'Government House, Madras,' 'Bombay Harbour,' half-length portrait of Kings and Queens and 36 illustrations of Indian historical events from 1714-1846."--Whitehouse.
Subject Terms:
British -- India -- Pictorial works.
Educational games -- Great Britain -- Specimens.
Geographical recreations -- Specimens.
India -- History -- Pictorial works.
Liman, Ellen and Arthur -- Provenance.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1846.
Games -- Great Britain.
Board games.
Maps.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Barfoot, James Richard, 1794-1863, illustrator.
Ogilvy, David, active 1844-1846, publisher.
Collection of Ellen and Arthur Liman (Yale Center for British Art).
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