A history of playing cards and a bibliography of cards and gaming

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Dover Publications, 1966 - Games - 462 pages
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Contents

Playing Cards from Wood Blocks Made in Provence ahout 1440 vi
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Chinese and Japanese Playing Cards
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Ma Tseuk from KiuKiang
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Fhist Three Months
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PAPERMAKING IN OLD JAPAN
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Playing Cards of India
20
THE FOUR INFEBIOH
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THE Two COURT
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From HolbeinsDance of Death
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FOUR CABDS FROM ГнЕ SPIRITUAL CARD GAME OF LOVE ANTWERP 1666
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Playing Cards in England
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The Scholers Practicall Cards London 1656 160
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THE QUEEN OF CLUBS FROM THE ENGLISH GEOGRAPHICAL CARDS OF 1678
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ENGLISH PLAYING CARDS 1765
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ENGLISH CARD WRAPPER 1880
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THE REIGN OF QUEEN ANNE
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Playing Cards in France V Play ing Cards in Germany
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IVI
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A MINIATURE IN LE ROMAN DU Roí MELIADUS DE LEONNOYS BY HELIE DE BORRÓN
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LE REVERS DU JEU DES SUISSES
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Playing Cards of Antoine Janin Cartikh a Lyons 1516
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Playing Cards Made by Jacques Coissieux Cartier a Romans 17921795
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From a Mythological Series of 1680
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Jeu Mythologique Lille c 1760
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A LEGEBDEMAIN CARD c 1800
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LE JEU DE DRAPEAUX PARIS 1814
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KOLIBRI CARD PARIS c 1860
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FROM DAS GULDIN SPEL OF INGOLD A DOMINICAN MONK 1472
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GERMAN PLAYING CARDS PRINTED FROM WOOD BLOCKS AT AUGSBURG NOT LATER
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PLAYING CARDS FROM SOLVER PLATES BY GEORGES HEINRICH BLEICH SEVENTEENTH
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AN EARLY PRINT OF ISRAEL VON MECKENEN
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TitlePage of the Logica Memorativa of Thomas Murner Strassburg 1509
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Trappola Cards of the Early Eighteenth Century the Printed Design
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Playing Cards of Heinrich Hauk Innsbruck 1586
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Trappola Cards by F A Lattmann Goslar 1872
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German Tarot Cards of the Eighteenth Century
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Uncut Sheet Design for Card Backs Vienna 1550
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German Playing Cards of 1834 Commemorating the Portuguese Insurrection
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Tarots by Ditha Moser Vienna 1906
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Transformation Cards by H F Muller Vienna 1818
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Playing Cards in Belgium and Holland
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MAHLBOROUGHS VICTORIES
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FBOM THE PLAYING CARD SERIES WITTY SAYINGS
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THE EXPLANATION OF THE FRONTISPIECE
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A CHILDRENS CARD GAME c 1820
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Playing Cards in Italy
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TEN OF THE FIFTY TAROTS OF MANTEGNA 1485
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ITALIAN MINCHIATE CARDS
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Atouts from an Italian Tabot Series Bologna 1750
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Italian Court Cards of the Early Sixteenth Century
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Biblical Playing Cards of Francesco Zuccarelli 1748
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Playing Cards in Spain
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Frontispiece in the Book of Pascasius Justus
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Lithographed Spanish Cards of 1900
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Playing Cards in Switzerland
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THE KING QUEEN AND CAVALIER AND THE Two THREE AND FOUR OF COINS OF
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THAPPOLA CARDS WITH GERMAN Surr SIGNS THE TWOSPOT OF EACH SUIT PICTUR
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The Playing Cards of Denmark and Sweden
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SWEDISH PLAYING CARDS MADE AT ESKILSTUNA IN 1913
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Playing Cards in Russia
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RUSSIAN PLAYING CARDS OF 1860 SHOWING THE SEAL OF THE MONOPOLY ON
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Playing Cards in America
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THE BACK OF A SPANISHAMERICAN PLAYING CARD OF 1583
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AN INVITATION ON THE BACK OF A PLAYING CARD 1792
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Bibliography Indexes
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