Peter Coddle's Trip to New York
Overall: 1 1/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. ( 2.9 x 17.1 x 13 cm )
"The Game of Peter Coddle's Trip to New York" card game with a paper covered cardboard box with a printed cover; cover with an image of a man reading the newspaper while seated on a trunk, New York harbor in the backgroud with with Statue of Liberty, a ship and a setting sun; cover inscribed, "The Game of/ PETER CODDLE'S/ TRIP TO NEW YORK". ; box contains instruction booklet and 290 colored slips of paper printed with comical phrases, such as A Stray Cat, A Basin of Turtle Soup, An Honest Lawyer, An Insane Bedbug, etc.
The Liman Collection
lithographed: on the box cover: "PETER/ CODDLE'S/ TRIP TO/ NEW YORK/ SELCHOW &/ RIGHTER/ NEW YORK."
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