A Descriptive Catalogue of Playing and Other Cards in the British Museum

SKU: 030473
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Full title reads 'A Descriptive Catalogue of Playing and Other Cards in the British Museum Accompanied by a Concise General History of the Subject and Remarks on Cards of Divination and of a Politico-Historical Character'. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and blindstamped lettering to front. Rebound into a library binding. Boards are generally in good order. Corners are bumped, edges are worn. Spine is faded with bumping to ends and a library reference number in white ink. Textblock is in good condition, generally clean and tight. 23 plates in a section to the rear. Contains the usual marks of an ex-library copy. Additional photos are available upon request. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 1223g.(YBP Ref: 030473:6c)
  • Author: WILLSHIRE, William Hughes
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  • Publisher: Trustees of the British Museum
  • Condition: Good
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  • Size: 8vo - over 73/4in - 93/4in Tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Type: Ex Library
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  • Published Date: 1876
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  • Language: English