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Evidence for Five Men's Morris

1 pieces of evidence found.

Id DLP.Evidence.766
Type Contemporary text
Location England
Date 1694-01-01 - 1694-12-31
Rules Name of game.
Content "Apud Anglos vocatur Bushels, fortè propter mediam Schematis partem, quae aliquando ita formatur, acsi Modium rotundum referrer videretur. Quin & alia habet Nomina sec. numerum frustulorum quibus luditur, eáque à Gallico Nomine corrupta quo tempore Normanni Angliam possiderent: sicut est...five penny Morris...five pin Morris..." Hyde 1694: 204.
Confidence 100
Source Hyde, T. 1694. De Ludis Orientalibus Libri Duo: Historia Nerdiludii, hoc est Dicere, Trunculorum, cum quibuidam aliis Arabum, Persarum, Indorum, Chinensium, & aliarum Gentium Ludis tam Politicis quam Bellicis, plerumque Europae inauditis, multo minus visis: additis omnium Nominibus in dictarum Gentium Linguis. Ubi etiam Classicorum Graecorum & Latinorum loca quaedam melius quam hactenus factum est explicantur. Oxford: E Theatro Sheldoniano.

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