Jack the Giant Killer
Overall: 1 1/8 x 10 1/4 x 19 3/4 in. ( 2.9 x 26 x 50.2 cm )
"Jack the Giant Killer" board game with a paper instruction booklet and a cardboard board inset in the lower half of the paper covered cardboard box; box cover lithographed with an image of Jack in blue tights, a red tunic and blue cape carrying a gold sword below an image of two-headed giants head being pulled down a mountain on a cart; box cover inscribed, "JACK/ THE/ GIANT/ KILLER/ A NEW GAME/ COPYRIGHTED 1890/ McLOUGHLIN BROS/ NEW YORK"; board has a red and yellow path around "King Arthur's kingdom" where jack must slay four giants including, "Galligantus", "Stormant", "Thunderbolt", and "Burlando".
The Liman Collection
lithographed: on the box cover: "JACK/ THE/ GIANT/ KILLER/ A NEW GAME/ COPYRIGHTED 1890/ McLOUGHLIN BROS/ NEW YORK"
Hofer, Margaret K. "The Games We Played: The Golden Age of Board & Table Games." New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2003.
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