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    [Antique Playing Cards]. The Game of Authors. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [n.d., ca. late 19th century]. Includes a complete deck of cards (plus one instructional card). The game is essentially "Go Fish," with players trying to form a "book" out of four cards featuring the same author. Original box is included. No date stated, but as there is no author featured past the mid-19th century, we can assume that the cards are from the mid-to-late-19th century. Some light soiling, else fine condition. From the collection of Judith Adelman.


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