A History of Playing Cards and a Bibliography of Cards and Gaming

, by
A History of Playing Cards and a Bibliography of Cards and Gaming by Hargrave, Catherine Perry, 9780486412368
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9780486412368 | 0486412369
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/13/2012

  • Rent

    (Recommended)

    $20.17
    Rent Book Button
     
    Term
    Due
    Price
    *This item is part of an exclusive publisher rental program and requires an additional convenience fee. This fee will be reflected in the shopping cart.
  • Buy New

    Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days

    $23.75
    Buy New Button
Intricate, absorbing study based on research and card collections from around the world tells the story of playing cards and their manufacture, plus provides a fascinating overview of heraldry, geography, history, and the social and political activities of man over the past six centuries. Includes an enormous annotated bibliography of more than 900 items on playing cards and games, and over 1,400 illustrations. Praised byThe New York Timesas "the most authoritative and complete treatment of its kind."

You might also enjoy...

Loading Icon

Please wait while the item is added to your bag...
Continue Shopping Button
Checkout Button
Loading Icon
Continue Shopping Button