The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820. Benjamin A. Hewitt, Patricia E. Kane, Gerald W. R. Ward.
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820
The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820

The Work of Many Hands: Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820

New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1982. Hardcover. Green cloth. 198 pp. 8 color, numerous bw plates. VG This is the RARE hardcover edition with the same ISBN as the paperback. Item #13961
ISBN: 9780894670169

Three-page preface by Benjamin Hewitt, essays by Gerald W. R. Ward, Patricia E. Kane, and Hewitt, catalogue of 56 annotated tables and all kinds of mathematical regional frequency charts. Very informative and authoritative book on the American card table. Very rare in paperback, unseen in cloth. A superb copy.

OCLC: 8396884

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