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Baraja Turística de España

Baraja Turística de España by Heraclio Fournier, 1966.

1966 Spain Heraclio Fournier Architecture Photography Souvenir Add to Collection

Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1966. Each card shows a colour photograph of a historic building, monument or vista. Gilded corners.

Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1966
Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1966 Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1966 Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1966

Above: Baraja Turística de España published by Heraclio Fournier, 1st edition, 1966. 52 cards + 2 jokers + extra card in box. Gilded corners. The four of clubs (Leon cathedral) has a green tax stamp.

REFERENCES

Ferro Torrelles, Víctor: Variantes en los Naipes de Heraclio Fournier, La Sota No.12, ASESCOIN, Madrid, Feb 1995.

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