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<B>1768 - The Royal Geographical Pastime exhibiting the Tour of Europe 1768
1768 - The Royal Geographical Pastime exhibiting the Tour of Europe
Stock #: LBG173
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The Royal Geographical Pastime exhibiting the Tour of Europe Printed & Sold by Wm. Faden Charing Cross. This is a very early English game map, by Thomas Jefferys Sr., published in 1768.
The first such game published in London, also of Europe, was issued by John Jefferys (seemingly no relation) in 1759, but it seems to have had little influence, as no example traced in an institutional collection, and only one later printing known.,br. It was only with the appearance of this map, some nine years later, that mainstream map-sellers and publishers recognised the potential for such items both for games and for the sale into the burgeoning educational market and from this point all the main publishers sought to have a stock of these.
Although published in 1768, the latest date in the game text is 1758, against St. Malo (85), Cherburg (88) and Carrickfergus (92).

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<B>1794 - Geographical Game thro’ Europe. Printed for Robt. Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, London. 1794
1794 - Geographical Game thro’ Europe. Printed for Robt. Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, London.
Stock #: LBG178
Our Price:  £1,200.00
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Royal-Geographical Amusement, or the safe and expeditious Traveller through all the Parts of Europe by Sea and by Land: an instructive game. Calculated for the Improvement of the Young Learners of Geography, By Dr. Journey
Although dated 1787 in the imprint, the letterpress text has been revised, referring to the fall of the Bastille in 1789, while 80 reads, “Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. Stay here two turns to view the tomb of Gustavus IIId. King of Sweden, who was shot at a masquerade on the 29th of March 1792, by one of his own discontented officers; for which villanous [sic] act he had his head and right hand cut off.”
It was originally published by Robert Sayer in 1774.
Laurie and Whittle succeeded Sayer in 1794 and were in turn succeeded by R H Laurie in 1813. It would appear that the game is an impression from the original plate with the lettering altered.

>Royal-Geographical Amusement - Condition - Sheet is lightly foxed, rules are on the sheet / slipcase is good

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<B>1807 - The New Game of the Jew <BR>Published by Edward Wallis, M Dunnet and J Wallis Junr on 27 May 1807. 1807
1807 - The New Game of the Jew
Published by Edward Wallis, M Dunnet and J Wallis Junr on 27 May 1807.

Stock #: LBG121
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A beautifully colored picture at the centre of this interesting and early game.

The New Game of the Jew - Condition / Slipcase - very good condition - with a hand colored picture on the front - slight scuffing but otherwise very good / Rules are on the sheet / Playing Sheet - very clean and bright / no damage

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<B>1811 - Wallis's Tour through the United Kingdom of England, Scotland and Ireland 1811
1811 - Wallis's Tour through the United Kingdom of England, Scotland and Ireland
Stock #: LBG401
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Described as "Wallis's Tour through the United Kingdom of England, Scotland and Ireland, a New Geographical Game, Comprehending all the Cities, Principal Towns, Rivers in the British Empire" (first page of instructions has as title "Wallis Tour through the British Empire").
This folding folding map is a tour of The United Kingdom, so includes both Scotland and Ireland.
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Condition - Playing area slightly dusty but good and undamaged / Rules - Photcopy / In original bookstyle case.

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<B>c1812 - Wallis's New Game Of Universal History and Chronology 1812
c1812 - Wallis's New Game Of Universal History and Chronology
Stock #: LBG151
Our Price:  £475.00
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This game was published c1812 (the date of the last event) and differs from most games of the period as it shows events from Adam and Eve (rather than William I), Cain and Abel and The Flood to Napoleonic Wars with George, The Prince Regent, at the centre. The small circular panels are hand colored and quite detailed.


New Game Of Universal History and Chronology - Condition - The playing sheet is good no damage just light use / Rules - photocopied - dated 1814 - / no slipcase.
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<B>1814 Wallis's New Game of Universal History and Chronology 1814
1814 Wallis's New Game of Universal History and Chronology
Stock #: LBG602
Our Price:  £500.00
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This game is the history from Adam & Eve (1) to Expedition of Bonapart to Mosow (1812)( 137). There are pretty and gently colored pictures of events inbetween - including
The first public lottery 1693, Air-ballons invented 1729,
Botony Bay colonized with British convicts 1784, and death of Captain Cooke 1779.

Condition - Universal History / Sheet - good - the bottom has been cut very close to the makers' details and only the top part of the line is present. There is some wear to the linen at the top and there is a very small split on one crease (paper slightly lifting but complete), light foxing and odd grubby marks can all be seen on the picture. / Rules - a copy of the rules is available, it has a reference to 138 (centre picture) - Geoorge III appointed Regent of the British Empire - 1813

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<B>1816 Walker's Tour through France being a New Geographcal Game. 1816
1816 Walker's Tour through France being a New Geographcal Game.
Stock #: LBG601
Our Price:  £550.00
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A tour of France from Calais (1) to Paris (199) - not the most direct route!

Condition - Tour of France / sheet only - very good condition - no damage just a little light foxing ( LHS). Back is shaded (but this appears to be due to the absorbance of the paper as the shape match the regions)

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<B>1822 - The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, uniting the Double object of imparting Knowledge with Diversion to the mind of Youth,<BR>We believe published to mark George IV's  coronation - making it the first game to mark a coronation<BR>William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London 1822
1822 - The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, uniting the Double object of imparting Knowledge with Diversion to the mind of Youth,
We believe published to mark George IV's coronation - making it the first game to mark a coronation
William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London

Stock #: LBG111z
Our Price:  £3,500.00
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The game offers a lesson in Ranks and Dignities of the British Peerage, Clergy and Military; it was published in 1822. The rules book (not present) includes a dedication to the future Queen Victoria
This game is beautiful hand-coloured engraved, mounted in nine sections on linen, showing an Ostrich, with twenty egg-shaped portraits of dignitaries, clergy and men of military importance
The game was printed by William Darton - Map Seller - 58 Holburn Hill London, and he made the dedication to the future Queen Victoria. There are only two copies listed in museums.

The Majestic Game of the Asiatic Ostrich, - Condition: Slipcase - a little dark but undamaged / manufacture's label on the back / Rules lacking / Playing Sheet is very beautiful and in very good condition - no tears or paper damage - but there is some light foxing
On the back there is another advert for "Darton's Map Print and Chart Warehouse….Books of Roads and Fairs And Works highly necessary for the Traveller and the Man of Business"

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<B>1824 - The World<BR><b/>E Wallis 
42 Skinner Street 1824
1824 - The World
E Wallis 42 Skinner Street

Stock #: LBG108
Our Price:  £800.00
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This is a decorative racing game around both hemispheres of The World
The game itself has small globes representing latitude, longtitude,zones, circles and characteristics.It is a different game to that John Wallis game published in 1797. Paris now features as the place where Louis XVI was beheaded, but Australia still remains known for the convicts settlement. Captain Cook is still featured strongly. There is more information about North America than in earlier games
Two copies of a dissecting puzzle made from this sheet (or vis a vers) are known dated 1812 and 1820. According to The New York Library 3 editions were published in 1824 by Wallis, E., (42 Skinnner Street & 14 High Street Islington – (1817 1847)) This game has 6/7/1816 hand written on the back of the sheet


The World - Condition: Hard Slipcase in very good condition / Rules are a Photocopy / Playing sheet is very good slight foxing but brightly colored - no damage

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<B>1829 Middleton's New Geographical Game of a Tour of England & Wales </b> published by John Harris St Pauls Church Yard 1829
1829 Middleton's New Geographical Game of a Tour of England & Wales published by John Harris St Pauls Church Yard
Stock #: LBG600
Our Price:  £425.00
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A tour of England and Wales Game - from Berwick to Land's End

Condition -Middleton Tour of England / sheet only - good condition - one small tear (by the Y of Yorkshire), a couple of odd spots on the margin otherwise clean and undamaged.

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<B>1830 - The New Game of Chronology of King George IV`s reign, upto December 31st, 1828<BR><b/>D Carvalho, Chiswell Street, Finsbury Square 1830
1830 - The New Game of Chronology of King George IV`s reign, upto December 31st, 1828
D Carvalho, Chiswell Street, Finsbury Square

Stock #: LBG106
Our Price:  £1,650.00
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A Game of Education and Fun based on events that occurred or originated in London. Eg "When was the University of London opened?" "When was Trafalgar launched at Chatham?". - 38 questions - six lovely colored vinaigrettes depicting the answer

The New Game of Chronology of King George IV`s reign, up to December 31st, 1828 - Condition: Slipcase - very good - slightly dusty - good colored label of two children playing / Rules are on the sheet - possibly an answer sheet would have been supplied originally / Playing Sheet is very good - almost unused -This is paper only (not paper on linen)

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<B>c1830 - Historical pastimes - William IV 1830
c1830 - Historical pastimes - William IV
Stock #: LBG150
Our Price:  £345.00
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c1831 - Historical Pastime, or a New Game of the History of England from William the Conqueror to William IV. It comprising 133 circles, the last ones being the death of Queen Caroline and The Treasury terminating in an oval portrait of King William IV
Slipcase - "Published by E Wallis and" the last line (which would have read "J Harris & Sons corner of St Paul's Churchyard") cut off accidently or did the partnership only last until then. (We have seen a copy with both names on the label). Rule booklet dated 1831 "printed for E Wallis, Skinner Street, and J Harris St Paul's Church Yard".


Historical Pastimes - Condition - Playing Sheet is lightly foxed with odd smudges odd small stains on the sheet / Rules book good edges fraded and some light damage / Slipcase - very good, clean.Postage / As postage often changes it will be provided at time of purchase. Postage will be at cost rounded up to the nearest £1.00 to cover packaging.

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<B>c1835 – British Sovereigns - William IV - slavery - E Wallis 1835
c1835 – British Sovereigns - William IV - slavery - E Wallis
Stock #: LBG103
Our Price:  £1,000.00
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This edition features William IV and the abolishment of slavery with original rule booklet. Rare edition and only produced for a short period of time

Condition - British Sovereigns / Playing area very good clean and bright / original rule booklet / Slipcase - lightly scuffed otherwise good

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<B>c1835 - The Pence Table<BR><b/>Carvelho 1835
c1835 - The Pence Table
Carvelho

Stock #: LBG109
Our Price:  £1,700.00
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This, together with The Multiplication Table, were an attractive way of teaching children arithmetic.
Carvelho also published The Infant's Own Book which included this two titles. The pictures used for Multiplication Table were taken from both these titles . It seems like that these pictures were have been taken from elsewhere in The Infant's Own Book.
The game is a colourfully hand colored and must have been fun to play, the answers are on the back of the slip case.

The Pence Table - Condition: Slipcase - good - some foxing on the front label - "Explanation of The Game" (answers) on the back - scuffed and a little split at sides / Rules - on the sheet / Playing Sheet - excellent - Fifteen lovely pictures This is a sheet of paper on linen - not cut into sections - so slight wear on the vertical folds

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<B>1835 - The New Game of The Multiplication Table <BR><b/>Carvalho 1835
1835 - The New Game of The Multiplication Table
Carvalho

Stock #: LBG145
Our Price:  £1,250.00
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This, together with The Pence Table, were an attractive way of teaching children arithmetic. Carvelho also published The Infant's Own Book which included these two titles. The pictures from both these titles were used this game - not all together sensible in some cases.
A very colorful sheet with multiplication problems for children to solve,

The New Game of The Multiplication Table - Condition: No slipcase / Rules are on the playing sheet / Playing Sheet has a small repaired to one picture, otherwise good – This is paper only (not paper on linen) It is very pretty - beautifully colored.

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<B>1840 Amusement in English History <br></b> A Game exhibitn the most remarkable events from the time of The Britons 1840
1840 Amusement in English History
A Game exhibitn the most remarkable events from the time of The Britons

Stock #: LBG603
Our Price:  £400.00
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English History in 40 pictures from A Brition, A Roman, A Saxon, A Dan, William I thro to Victoria.
Well colored pictures

Condition - English History / Sheet is very good, clean and little sign of use / Cover (booklike, so attached) is worn and split slightly at the spine, a little grubby with odd marks - title good and clear in gold lettering / Photocopy of rules available

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<B>1840 - Wallis`s New Railway Game or Tour Through England & Wales 1840
1840 - Wallis`s New Railway Game or Tour Through England & Wales
Stock #: LBG615z
Our Price:  £550.00
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1840 - Wallis`s New Railway Game or Tour Through England & Wales
This is published by E. Wallis of 42 Skinner Street, London, and printed by Passmore of Great Guildford Street, London,
A linen-backed hand-coloured map showing the main cities and towns, linked by early railway lines, with descriptive details in columns on either side.



Condition - The map area is good and clean. Both the bottom corners look as if they have been rubbed/folded very badly, there is slight paper loss and wear that make the instructions difficult to read on the corners (area 3 by 2 inches). There is no damage on the folds. Some very light light foxing. due to age. Slip case has the title plus a picture of a train on the cover, light wear at edges. All rules are printed on the playing sheet.
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<B>1842 The Travellers of Europe -  William Spooner - 1st edition 1842
1842 The Travellers of Europe - William Spooner - 1st edition
Stock #: LBG604
Our Price:  £700.00
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This is a beautiful colored game which shows pictures of animals, buildings in cities ships and lighthouses.
The art work is lovely and the pictures very detailed and very colorful "Perils of Whate fishery " shows blood very brightly, volcanoes are also quite red.

Condition - Travellers of Europe / Sheet - very good, slight paper lifting on 3 folds but no damage, small mark above the "White Sea" / in a bookstyle cover which is undamaged (one of the two ties still present). The engraving is on the cover is fading a little

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<B>1845 - Astronomical Recreation 1845
1845 - Astronomical Recreation
Stock #: MISC342
Our Price:  £850.00
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1845 - Astronomical Recreation
John Betts 115 Strand
The slipcase shows a coloured lithograph by the Leighton Brothers from the cover of an educational game, showing a family examining a star chart and relating it to the night sky. This print relates to a set of identification cards produced to instruct people in the recognition of star patterns in the sky. The game does not include the planet Neptune that was found in 1846

Astronomical Recreation - Condition: Slipcase is very good scuffed at the edges / Rules - Photocopy / Playing Sheet - odd very small spots and very light foxing

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<B>1851 - Harlequin's Rambles through Europe - Spooner 1851
1851 - Harlequin's Rambles through Europe - Spooner
Stock #: LGB404
Our Price:  £3,300.00
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This game shows Harlequin's Travels around Europe. Produced for the British Exhibition with a number of reference to collecting items for the exhibition. Very pretty and rare.

Condition / The Playing Sheet is very good / Rules are in the cover - good / Cover some light scuffing otherwsie very good
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<B>c1855 - A Ride Through London published by J.A. Reeves Dartford Kent 1855
c1855 - A Ride Through London published by J.A. Reeves Dartford Kent
Stock #: LBG405
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This game is a tour from Tower Hill to Buckingham Palace and shows various buildings in London. On the front is a lithographed pictorial circle containing the title and a coach hitting a gas lamp surrounded by London types.
Places passed along the route are: The Tower, St. Paul's, Temple Bar, National Gallery, Westminster Abbey, Royal Exchange, General Post Office, British Museum, Horse Guards, Buckingham Palace.
THe Price was 1/- plain; 1/6d coloured.(ref V&A)
Rules on the inside cover have players' transport breaking down, falling into prison etc.

Condition - The bookstyle cover houses the playing sheet and the rules - all in good condition (more pictures availabe if required)
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