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The Resource How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles, Simon Lovell

How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles, Simon Lovell

Label
How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles
Title
How to cheat at everything
Title remainder
a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles
Statement of responsibility
Simon Lovell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
URA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lovell, Simon
Dewey number
175.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1247
LC item number
.L69 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cardsharping
  • Gambling
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Cardsharping
  • Gambling
  • Swindlers and swindling
Label
How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles, Simon Lovell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published as: Billion dollar bunko. Tahoma, CA : L & L Pub., c2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bar bets -- Prop bets -- Chances and odds -- Odd odds -- Right odds -- Nap bet -- Some bigger hustles -- Drunken paw -- Crossed deck -- Tat -- Watch fob off -- Lucky penny -- Spoof -- Monte man -- Three shells -- Gee gees and woof woofs -- Unfairgrounds and crooked carnivals -- Hanky panky -- Arcades from hell -- Down and dirty -- Shorting the change -- Flat count or double up -- Blow off -- Freddy's favorite tent! -- Freddy's top tips for the fairground -- More street cons and others -- Jam auctions -- Punchboard con -- Chain letters that pay! -- Sparks gives the skinny on techno fraud -- Cost of love on web -- Charity raffle -- Free meals in Freddy's youth -- Psychic Freddy -- Million dollar beggar -- Hot tips on cold cons -- Cheating at cards -- Types of card cheat -- Marked cards -- Twinkles -- Belly sstrippers and others -- Simple partner plays -- Some assorted petty hustles -- Betchas
  • How freddy finds the action -- Freddy's sleight-of-hand methods with cards -- Stacking cards -- False shuffles -- Cheating the cut -- Peeking and dealing -- Mucking -- Dropping a cooler -- Hidden language -- More moves from Freddy -- Mechanical aids -- Freddy's final comments on card cheating -- Quick break before moving on! -- Cheating with dice -- Types of dice cheat -- Switching dice -- Freddy's fakes -- controlled rolls -- Conntrolled rolls from the cup -- Freddy puts it all together -- Crown and anchor -- More unfair odds -- Finding action -- Freddy's final advice on dice -- Sneaky ways to beat the system! -- Collection of odds cons -- Lette from a cheat! -- NYPD pictures -- Some specialty cheats -- Playing life to win -- A tale for the wise -- Let's talk Freddy -- A final admission
Control code
ocm78639369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 419 p.
Isbn
9781560259732
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2007273166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78639369
Label
How to cheat at everything : a con man reveals the secrets of the esoteric trade of cheating, scams, and hustles, Simon Lovell
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published as: Billion dollar bunko. Tahoma, CA : L & L Pub., c2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bar bets -- Prop bets -- Chances and odds -- Odd odds -- Right odds -- Nap bet -- Some bigger hustles -- Drunken paw -- Crossed deck -- Tat -- Watch fob off -- Lucky penny -- Spoof -- Monte man -- Three shells -- Gee gees and woof woofs -- Unfairgrounds and crooked carnivals -- Hanky panky -- Arcades from hell -- Down and dirty -- Shorting the change -- Flat count or double up -- Blow off -- Freddy's favorite tent! -- Freddy's top tips for the fairground -- More street cons and others -- Jam auctions -- Punchboard con -- Chain letters that pay! -- Sparks gives the skinny on techno fraud -- Cost of love on web -- Charity raffle -- Free meals in Freddy's youth -- Psychic Freddy -- Million dollar beggar -- Hot tips on cold cons -- Cheating at cards -- Types of card cheat -- Marked cards -- Twinkles -- Belly sstrippers and others -- Simple partner plays -- Some assorted petty hustles -- Betchas
  • How freddy finds the action -- Freddy's sleight-of-hand methods with cards -- Stacking cards -- False shuffles -- Cheating the cut -- Peeking and dealing -- Mucking -- Dropping a cooler -- Hidden language -- More moves from Freddy -- Mechanical aids -- Freddy's final comments on card cheating -- Quick break before moving on! -- Cheating with dice -- Types of dice cheat -- Switching dice -- Freddy's fakes -- controlled rolls -- Conntrolled rolls from the cup -- Freddy puts it all together -- Crown and anchor -- More unfair odds -- Finding action -- Freddy's final advice on dice -- Sneaky ways to beat the system! -- Collection of odds cons -- Lette from a cheat! -- NYPD pictures -- Some specialty cheats -- Playing life to win -- A tale for the wise -- Let's talk Freddy -- A final admission
Control code
ocm78639369
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 419 p.
Isbn
9781560259732
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2007273166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78639369

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