First edition. Thirteen separate chapters on different gambling subjects including various games, cheating, probability, industry, ethics and social problems, etc. Annotated descriptions. xii, 286 pages. cloth.. 8vo..
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Book Description Gale Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0810312298 Detroit, 1980; cloth covered boards; no dust jacket; minor smudging on cover; minimal shelf wear; interior is clean and unmarked; 8vo, 7 3/4" to 9 3/4" tall; 286 pages. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1081045
Book Description Gale (1980). Hardbound, AS NEW. Multiple copies. Bookseller Inventory # 95-wh-113d
Book Description Gale Research Company, Detroit, MI, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Top corners lightly bumped otherwise good to very good, no markings, no bookplate. No dj, as issued. A bibliography on gambling including a section on cheating. The bibliography is annotated with critical comments but does not supply detailed bibliographic information. Bookseller Inventory # 110878
Book Description Gale Research Company, Detroit, MI, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Very good, no markings, no bookplate. No dj, as issued. A bibliography on gambling including a section on cheating. The bibliography is annotated with critical comments but does not supply detailed bibliographic information. Bookseller Inventory # 110875
Book Description Gale Group, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0810312298
Book Description Gale Research, Detroit, first edition, 1980, 1980. Cloth, 8vo, 23 cm, xii, 286 pp. Over 1,000 entries. A selective annotated bibliography on gambling and individual games, with an emphasis on "how-to-play/gamble" works. Arranged in 13 chapters, the largest being devoted to works on Individual Games, namely: Blackjack, Baccarat, Backgammon, Bingo, Dice, Jai Alai, Keno, Lotteries, Mah-Jong, Poker, Roulette, Slots, Miscellaneous. The other chapters cover General Gambling (General Works and Bibliographies); Systems; Cheating; Handicapping and Bookmaking; Probability; Industry; Ethics and Social Problems; History and Biography; Serials and Periodicals; Brochures and Catalogues; Publishers and Museums; and Picks (the editor's favourite titles). Includes some earlier titles dating back as far as the 15th century, but the emphasis is firmly on more recent titles, with the majority published after 1900. Annotations combine description and evaluation. With a general index. Sports, Games, and Pastimes Information Guide Series vol 8. Fine. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-00695