The Game of English Blood Royal, By Wm. Chauncy Langdon New Orleans. 36 of 36 cards represent Sovereign power, 43 of 43 cards represent the Nobility, instructions, cloth box, with explanation card.

Boston: 1846.

Price: $1,500.00

About the item

Third edition, Revised and Corrected. First Stereotype edition. 80 cards complete. 1 vols. 22.5 x 16.5 mm. Signed Emma F. Ware 1850 on reverse of explanation card. In tan cloth open ended box stamped in gilt, splitting on one side, else fine.

Item #231113

36 cards represent monarchs. These show a woodcut portrait in an octagonal frame, and have dates, parents, spouses, major events and people of their reign, and manner of death. 43 represent nobility close to the crown, and list facts without portraits. The 80th and last card gives the rules of the game.