Ghost Ship with Female Captain

Whispers pass easily from lips to ear to lips of the ghastly vessel Drowned Maiden, whose…


Fencing Match

The ritual of combat without warfare is perhaps no more refined than now, in this event…


Pit Spitting

A mother of four buys a bowl of cherries at the village fair. She gives each…


Primero, a Card Game

Eight cards with blank backs lie on the table, and each player holds four cards. Clay…


Football Match

The players meet on the green outside the village and stake out goals at each end….


Basetta, a Card Game

The Lady Reveller hosts the game at her mansion, inviting each player with a perfumed letter….


A Disguised Metallic Dragon in the Party

The dragon extends its wings in a dazzling display of color, seeming to revel in the…


Discovery of a Destroyed Lich

The chamber, bathed in ghostly green light, is a scene of carnage painted in blood and…


Tennis Match

The game is played with a ball of cork and felt, and skinny wooden rackets, on…


Camp Darts

The soldiers hoist a wine cask onto a table. One draws three concentric circles in black…