GEOGRAPHICAL RECREATION; or, a Voyage around the Habitable World; A new Game; exhibiting the manners, customs, and dresses of the various nations of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. Third edition. 1815.
Title GEOGRAPHICAL RECREATION; or, a Voyage around the Habitable World; A new Game; exhibiting the manners, customs, and dresses of the various nations of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. Third edition.
Published London. J. Harris. J. Wallis. 1815.
Stock Code 14060
Description A hand-coloured engraved sheet divided into 12 sections and mounted upon a single sheet of linen. The image shows 115 medallions, grouped by Continent in five separate tracks, separated by four maps, with a central medallion showing an allegorical representation of the four continents, and a fleur de lys numbered 116. Unfolded: 580 x 520 mm. Folded to 200 x 130mm. Book of Rules and Directions [third edition]: [4], [4 ad's], 34, [6 ad's] pages. The accompanying book includes a Synopsis of Geography. Contained in a slipcase that bears a mounted pictorial title-label. The engraved sheet bears the original date of publication, 1809. Title label has some light soiling, else a fine copy. Scarce. Moon 1028. .
£2500.00