The New Pilgrim's Progress
Cardboard, wood, paper
board: 18 1/4 x 21 1/2 in. ( 46.4 x 54.6 cm )
box: 1 3/8 x 19 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 48.9 x 29.2 cm )
"The New Pilgrim's Progress" board game in box with board, 2 two-arrow spinners and eleven turned playing pieces; paper covered cardboard bi-fold board with a multi-colored path from the city of Destruction to the Celestial City, the landscape includes Mt. Sinai, The Cross, Vanity Fair, the Valley of the Shadow of Death and Beulah Land; reverse of board printed, "THE/ Pilgrim's Progress/ -NEW-GAME.-"; cover of paper covered wood and cardboard box printed with images of angels, hell a man at the True Cross, and other pilgrims; box inscribed, "THE NEW/ PILGRIM'S PROGRESS/ McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS/ COPYRIGHT 1893. NEW YORK".
The Liman Collection
printed: on the reverse of the board: "THE/ Pilgrim's Progress/ -NEW-GAME.-"
printed: box cover: "THE NEW/ PILGRIM'S PROGRESS/ McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS/ COPYRIGHT 1893. 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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