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Old playing-cards from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century.

Eugene Kolb

Old playing-cards from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century.

by Eugene Kolb

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Published by Hungaria Printing Office in Budapest .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHungaria Books -- 6
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19450117M

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