Derby day : the horse race card game.
- London : Lagoon Group, 
- Physical Description:
- 1 game ; box 15 x 11 x 2 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsGV1234.G7 D47 2009 FlatYale Center for British Art, Gift of Elisabeth FairmanAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Three-Dimensional Artifacts
- Title from box top.
"This is an authentic reproduction of a card game believed to have been produced in England in the 1950s."--Printed rules, page 4.
"Derby Day is a game for any number of players, and consists of a playing sheet, five horses with coloured counters, and pack of 54 cards ... By exercising skill a player can play his cards not only to benefit the horse which he wants to win, or be placed, but also to hold back the others."--Printed rules, page 1.
- Subject Terms:
- Amusements -- Great Britain.Card games -- Specimens -- Great Britain.Horse racing.Lagoon Games -- Publisher.Sports -- Miscellanea.Sports -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
- Playing cards.
Games -- Great Britain.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
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