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

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Houghton Mifflin company, 1930 - Card games - 468 pages

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Contents

Introductory
1
Korean Boys Playing Nyout
2
Chinese and Japanese Playing Cards
6
Chinese Cards with Index Marks in the Margin
8
The Chinese Chess Board and the Names of the Pieces
12
Fourth Fifth and Sixth Months
14
Playing Cards of India
20
Playing Cards in France
31
Playing Cards in England
169
Playing Cards in Italy
223
Playing Cards in Spain
247
Playing Cards in Switzerland
257
The Playing Cards of Denmark and Sweden
267
Playing Cards in Russia
272
Playing Cards in America
279
Bibliography
369

Playing Cards in Germany
88
Playing Cards in Belgium and Holland
159
Indexes
451

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