The Game of Authors

The Game of Authors
Title
The Game of Authors
Date 
ca. 1890
Medium 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 7/8 x 5 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 2.2 x 14.3 x 9.8 cm )
Description 
"The Game of Authors" card game with 30 playing cards and an instruction booklet in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with a medallion portrait of Longfellow; box cover inscription, "THE/ GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ PARKER BROTHERS, SALEM, MASS., U.S.A.".
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.539
Marks 
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE/ GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ PARKER BROTHERS, SALEM, MASS., U.S.A."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group