1. THE NOBLE GAME OF THE SWAN. William Darton. Published London by William Darton; 58, Holborn Hill. Copper plate engraving, c. 1821. Game-board with nineteen compartments, including the British Museum (#3), all beautifully arranged on the body of a swan. Applied label on verso: "The most approved modern maps, plans, and charts of every description, from the best authorities. Constantly on sale at William Darton's, Map, Print and Chart Warehouse, 58 Holburn Hill, London. - They may be had in Sheets, Cases for the Pocket, or on Canvass with Rollers." Lacks slip case and instructions. Segmented into nine sections. Overall 15 3/4 x 19 5/8" (400 x 498 mm). Good condition. #84432.1 $2,250.
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Volume XXVII, Number 3 October 2014