The journey, or, cross roads to conqueror's castle : a new and interesting game
- The journey, or, cross roads to conqueror's castle : a new and interesting game
- Title (alt.):
Cross roads to conqueror's castle
Interesting new game
The game board is a map with roads, cross-roads and illustrations. Starting from the bottom of the board, players spin the disk and move their marker in the indicated direction and spaces. Player's lose or gain counters as they move along the roads to the castle. The first player to reach the castle wins.
- Spooner, William, active 1831-1854
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
- Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Board games--Great Britain--Specimens
Picture puzzles--Juvenile literature
W. Spooner, 259, Regent Street
- Notes (citation):
Whitehouse, F.R.B. Table games, 33
Goodfellow, C.G. Collector's guide to games and puzzles, 75
Title from game; imprint from cover.
Probable date range from the years in which publisher was at 259 Regent Street; Cf. Hannas, Linda. The English jigsaw puzzle. London, 1972, p. 152.
Boston Public Library copy imperfect: board only. Lacking spinner, rules sheet, markers and counters.
- 1 game : color illustrations ; 56 x 43 cm, folded in cover 15 x 15 cm
- Call #:
GV1469.J68 S66 1831
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.