Additional Images for The Merry Christmas Games



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The Merry Christmas Games
Box cover for The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.

Cards for "Old King Cole" Game. The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.
Old King Cole cards

Old King Cole's Book of Nursery Rhymes

Illustrated by Byam Shaw. Old King Cole's Book of Nursery Rhymes London: MacMillan and Co., 1901.

John Byam Shaw was a follower of the Pre–Raphaelite artists, and his illustrations reflect this influence with their jewel tones, reminiscent of stained glass.


Baa Baa Black Sheep cards
Cards for "Baa Baa Black Sheep" Game. The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.

Baa Baa Black Sheep
Tasha Tudor. Mother Goose. New York: Oxford University Press, 1944.

Tasha Tudor was an American artist whose soft watercolor and ink illustrations evoked the sentimentality of a bygone era. Inspired by the life around her, her illustrations include her country home, her children, and the animals and vegetation in her yard.


Jack Sprat cards

Cards for "Jack Sprat" Game. The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.

Puss In the Corner cards
Cards for "Puss In The Corner" Game. The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.

Just Like Me cards
Just Like Me Monkey card

Cards for "Just Like Me" Game. The Merry Christmas Games. New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1890.

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