Wallis’s Tour of Europe. A New Geographical Pastime.
London : John Wallis, 1794. Engraved map with original hand colouring, dissected into 16 pieces and laid on linen, some wear along folds and surface soiling, lacking the original slipcase. First edition, in later editions the rules were issued in a seperate booklet, not alongside the map, as here. An early geographical game for children, somewhat worn, but scarce. See: WHITEHOUSE, F. R. B. Table games of Georgian and Victorian days, pp. 8-9.
$ 350.00 AUD