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Devil’s Books (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Devil’s Books

Cards.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Devil-1 * Devil Catcher

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Deep-one
Deft Fellow
Degen
Dells
Demure
Demy-rep
Derby
Derrick
Devil
Devil-1
Devil’s Books
Devil Catcher
Devil’s Daughter
Devil’s Daughter’s Portion
Devil Drawer
Devil’s Dung
Devil’s Guts
Devilish
Deusea Ville
Deusea Ville Stampers
Dew Beaters