box: 1 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. ( 2.9 x 11.4 x 15.9 cm )
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE NEW GAME/ FAMILIAR/ QUOTATIONS/ FROM/ POPULAR AUTHORS./ McLOUGHLIN. BROS. COPYRIGHTED 1887 NEW YORK."
"The New Game of Familiar Quotations from Popular Authors" card game with 75 playing cards and an instruction card in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with a medallion portrait of Longfellow surrounded by books and an eternal flame; box cover inscription, "THE NEW GAME/ FAMILIAR/ QUOTATIONS/ FROM/ POPULAR AUTHORS./ McLOUGHLIN. BROS. COPYRIGHTED 1887 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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