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 ====== Odd-even Divided Deck ====== ====== Odd-even Divided Deck ======
  
-This variety of divided deck, used for card locations, appears to predate the red-black divided deck by centuries. It is described ​in "​Sloan ​424"estimated to have been written in the 1600s; see //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​30886/​Gibeci+re/​142|Gibecière]]//,​ Vol. 5No. 2, Summer 2010, p. 142. It also appears in //Ein Spiel Karten// ​by R. P., Prague, 1853, Part II, item 4, p. 48 of the Pieper translation,​ titled "The Quickly Found Cards". And Reinhard Müller reports finding the description of a divided pack (nature of division not stated) in //​Verschiedenes zum Unterricht und zur Unterhaltung für Liebhaber der Gaucheltasche,​ des Magnetismus,​ und anderer Seltenheiten//​ by Hofrath von Echershausen,​ München, 1791.+This variety of divided deck, used for card locations, appears to predate the red-black divided deck by centuries. It appeared ​in an unpublished 17th century manuscript known as //​Sloane ​424//c. 1600s, p. 142 of the Pieper translation. This anonymous manuscript was translated in //​[[http://​askalexander.org/​display/​30886/​Gibeci+re/​142|Gibecière]]//,​ Vol. 5 No. 2, Summer 2010, p. 141-172. It also appears in R.P.'​s ​//Ein Spiel Karten//, 1853, p. 48 of the Pieper translation,​ titled "The Quickly Found Cards." ​And Reinhard Müller reports finding the description of a divided pack (nature of division not stated) in //​Verschiedenes zum Unterricht und zur Unterhaltung für Liebhaber der Gaucheltasche,​ des Magnetismus,​ und anderer Seltenheiten//​ by Hofrath von Echershausen,​ München, 1791. 
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