King of Beer Glasses Art and Meaning Books and Beer Playing Cards Deck
About the Deck
Accompanied by morals in Latin and German, this deck features the whimsical suits of Books, Ink Stamps, Beer Glasses, and Wine Jugs.
Jost Amman. Germany, 1588.
According to Many Schools of Thought
A fair man. A friend. A barrister, judge, or ecclesiastic. A bachelor.
Beware of ill-will on the part of a man of position, and of hypocrisy pretending to help.
Reunion. Prosperity. Fidelity. Endurance.
A fair Man, Goodness, Kindness, Liberality, Generosity
A Man of good position, but shifty in his Dealings, Distrust, Doubt, Suspicion.
Fair man of generous disposition
a disappointing person.
a man high in station for a husband; a wealthy man will give the bride away, and will likewise furnish the marriage portion. The bridegroom will attain to high honors. On Christmas-day the person will obtain the consent of his or her beloved.