The Celebrated de la Rue Collection of Playing Cards (1970)
Sotheby & Co., London

Sotheby & Co., London. The Celebrated de la Rue Collection of Playing Cards (1970). Auction catalogue of "over 500 packs, of which 475 are complete; cards to provide examples of many other packs; original designs; sample books; and associated literature and reference books." The items are arranged by country. They were sold as one lot only. N.p., many b&w ills., one folding. Very good paperbound. ** Thomas de la Rue was a leading manufacturer of playing cards in the 19th century. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 1005151)

$25.00

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