Another ‘unique’ book by Michael Goodall on a subject that has been bypassed by other authors on the subject of Playing Cards.
This 60 page, A4 format, book is full of graphics and descriptive text to turn this subject into a new collectable area for the enthusiast.
Excellent reading material
Volume 4 in the series by Michael H Goodall of Minor British Playing Card Makers of the Nineteenth Century.
This 47 page book details the companies from beginning to end.
Illustrating their range of court cards and aces, which allow the collector and enthusiast to date THEIR pack of cards.
This is the only book written on these companies and is indispensable if making a study or collecting playing cards.
THE book on THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY
All issued cards listed in FULL color.
134 pages packed with everything – you would wish to know.
The History of the Company
The Role of the Company and
Tax on Playing Cards – Grant of Livery – Operations of the Company
Events and venues of the Company – Prominent Liverymen – Grant of Arms – Charitable Trust
Recent History – The Boxes for the cards – and many other goodies
This site is owned by – TSSDA © Games et al 1999 – 2019