box: 1 x 6 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 15.2 x 21.6 cm )
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE NEW GAME/ PICTORAL AUTHORS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS., NEW-YORK./ COPYRIGHT 1889"
"The New Game of Pictorial Authors" card game with 72 playing cards in a paper covered wood and cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with a portrait of Nathaniel Hawthorne and birds and flowers; box cover inscription, "THE NEW GAME/ PICTORIAL AUTHORS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS., NEW-YORK./ COPYRIGHT 1889".
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