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Collecting playing cards.

Sylvia Mann

Collecting playing cards.

by Sylvia Mann

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cards -- Collectors and collecting

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 202-207.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1235 .M3 1966a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5994598M
    LC Control Number66026164

    Miriam van Houten and Joop Muller run DXPO Playing Cards, a great information resource on antique and vintage playing cards, and a member of our Hall of Fame.. People are often surprised when we tell them we collect playing all know how to play games with cards and have all held them in their hands before, but they’ve never realized that ordinary playing cards come from a long. The standard cards of Europe, with their relatives in the Western Hemisphere and in Asia, form the heart of the Collection. Yet some of the greatest achievements in nonstandard card making are represented as well. In fact, standard and nonstandard playing cards, sheets, blocks, and plates are present in approximately equal numbers.

    Playing card collectors and especially playing card players know that any colourful part (including black) of playing card faces having white or light background marks each card when it touches any edge of the card and isn’t equally repeated in all cards. But some fading effect can make these cards more practical and save their originality. The Cary Collection of Playing Cards, held at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library of Yale University in the United States, is one of the most significant assemblages of materials relating to playing cards and related ephemera in North America.

    Magic Trick Store Inc. London, KY E-mail: [email protected] Collecting Playing Cards. Arco Publications, London, SIGNED FIRST EDITION, ILLUSTRATED, DUST JACKET, 8 3/4 inches tall. Index, pages. Study of playing cards throughout history, lots of b&w illustrations of many different kinds of decks and cards with descriptions. Near Fine minus condition book with wear to edges, corners;Seller Rating: % positive.


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