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1) 1294-1303. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...managed with tremendous pomp by Boniface; huge donations (raked over public tables by papal "croupiers"); the proceeds intended by Boniface for the second Gaetani...

2) 22. Chicago (1893). Adams, Henry. 1918. The Education of Henry Adams
...but, had they been ten times as great as they were, he could not have helped his bankers or croupiers to load the dice and pack the cards to make sure his winning...

3) XXVIII. In Which We Meet an Old Acquaintance. Thackeray, William Makepeace. 1917. Vanity Fair, A Novel without a Hero. Vols. V & VI. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...came eagerly to this part of the entertainment, and hankered round the tables where the croupiers and the punters were at work. Women were playing; they were masked,...

4) Beauty and the Beast. Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur. 1910. The Sleeping Beauty and other Fairy Tales. spectacle was a gaming-room, with the players seated at their cards or roulette, the croupiers spinning the ball or raking the money. Beauty, with nothing to...

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