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1897 The Game of Authors by Parker Brothers Salem MA Complete With Instructions
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Parker Brothers’ “The Game of Authors” was a card game introduced in 1897 and is considered one of the earliest examples of the modern card game genre. Developed by the renowned board game company Parker Brothers, the game was designed for literary and educational purposes. It featured groups of cards, each depicting a famous author along with notable works attributed to that writer. The objective was to collect sets of cards representing specific authors.

This lot is a complete 1897 The Game of Authors (#372) complete and in its original box.

This vintage card game is complete and in good condition with wear appropriate to its age. The box has significant soiling due to its long history. The cards may have smudges, stains, scuffs, foxing, and small creases or tears, all of which are typical of old paper items.. Please review the included photos of the actual item to make a complete determination of its condition.


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