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Creator:
Hargrave, Catherine Perry.
Title(s):

A history of playing cards and a bibliography of cards and gaming, by Catherine Perry Hargrave; compiled and illustrated from the old cards and books in the collection of the United States playing card company in Cincinnati.

Published/Created:
Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin company, 1930.
Physical Description:
xxiv p., l ., 468 p. incl.illus.,plates. col.front.,col.plates. 31 1/2 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
GV1233 H37 (LC)+ Oversize
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Colored plates accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letter-press.
A list of playing cards at end of each chapter.
Bibliography: p. [369]-449.
Subject Terms:
Playing cards -- Bibliography.
Playing cards -- History.
Contributors:
U.S. Playing Card Co.
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