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251: (Gambling) Steinmetz, Andrew. 2 Vol: The Gaming

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Estimate $200 - $400
(Gambling) Steinmetz, Andrew. Two Volumes: The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims. London, 1870 first edition. The complete 2 volume set, nicely rebound in 2 volumes. Toole-Stott Conjuring 1396. (A "votary" is an enthusiast). Included are various frauds at play, thimble-rig, and a chapter entitled "Amusing Card Tricks." A scarce set.
Leslie C. Smith Master Craftsman & Collector