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The Square of Sevens

An Authoritative Method of Cartomancy with a Prefatory Note

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Published: 1896
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,405 / 39 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 93.4
LoC Category: GA
Downloads: 422
Added to site: 2006.11.01
mnybks.net#: 15127
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Instructional
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uerist's care, till all that followeth of the Square, the Parallelogram, and the Reading be ended.

Of the Dealing of a First Seven Cards.

Again take in hand your Pack and Shuffle it yet smartly, there being Forty-nine Cards now left in it. Proceed next earnestly to Deal them forth on the table in the following Order and Manner, and without first seeing their Faces. And be solicitous of laying them down just as they shall come, Faces upward, in a Downward and Oblique Line; taking them from the Topmost of the Pack until you have laid forth Seven, Cards. And while you cruise and lay down the same, and indeed during all that here ensueth of Directions for your following, avoid foolish Conversation and sottish Pleasantries with those about you;

---- | 1 | | | ---- ---- | 2 | | | ---- ---- | 3 | | | ---- ---- | 4 | | | ---- ---- | 5 | | | ---- ---- | 6 | | | ---- ---- | 7 | FIG. 1 | | ----

having your mind serious to your task. (Fig. I.)

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