Item #2022-M311 Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards. William Andrew Chatto.
Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards
Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards
Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards
Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards

Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards

London: John Russell Smith, 1848. Hardcover. Jessel 256: In his Bibliography of Works in English on Playing Cards and Gambling (1905) Jessel described it as 'A learned and exhaustive work which is still the leading authority of the subject'. Wonderfully illustrated, with images, some in color, of playing cards throughout history. Sunning to spine, binding loose in places, large bookplate on inner cover. Small pen note of the date on the title page. [i-viii], 1-343 pages. 15 x 23 cm. Good. Item #2022-M311

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