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Abbott's New Card Games (book information)

Abbott's New Card Games is a book, written by Robert Abbott. The book contains the rules of Abbott's game Ultima, and eight card games, invented by Abbott. The book appeared in hardcover in 1963, and in paperback in 1968; the paperback can still be bought for 6 US dollars from the author. The book was published by Funk & Wagnalls; the hardcover edition was published by Stein and Day.

Book cover. Click image to enlarge

Robert Abbott
Abbott's New Card Games
ISBN 63-13237
Stein and Day 1963 / Funk & Wagnalls, 1968.

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