Home > Back to Search Results > A very early baseball board game...
Click image to enlarge 662208
Show image list »
Image092_tn
Image093_tn
Image094_tn
Image095_tn
Image096_tn
Image097_tn

A very early baseball board game...



Item # 662208

December 8, 1866

FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Dec. 8, 1866  The full front page has 3 prints of: "Laying the Corner Stone of the New Masonic Temple at Baltimore, Maryland.
Inside has a fascinating halfpg. print of: "The New & Beautiful Parlor Divertisement of Base-Ball." showing a family playing a board game themed on baseball. There is also a related article: "The Parlor Game of Base-Ball" which has particulars of the game. The same page has a print of: "C. H. Thorne, Newark B.B. Club...".
A nice doublepage centerfold themed on: "Our National Thanksgiving".
Sixteen pages, nice condition.

Item from Catalog 288 (released for November, 2019)...

Category: Post-Civil War

Available Now

$169.00