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Diversions and Pastimes by R M Abraham
 
'Diversions and Pastimes' by R M Abrahams was first published by Constable and Constable in 1933 and later reprinted under the title 'Tricks and Amusements' by Dover in 1964.

According to https://magicref.net/magicbooks/books/abrahamrmtricksamusements.htm the contents of the section devoted to games with paper (with page numbers) were:

81 Section VI: 249 to 278 Games with Paper

82 Letter Dissection

82 Paper Square

82 Making A Right Angle

82 Paper Compasses

83 Paper Box

83 Five-Pointed Star

83 Hexagon Box

84 True Lovers' Knot

84 Head, Body And Legs

84 Cutting A Square Into Five Squares

85 Folding An Equilateral Triangle

85 Puzzle Triangle

85 Folding A Billet Doux

85 Wind Wheel

86 Pinhole-Illusion

86 Pin Upside Down

86 Card In Envelope

86 Troublewit

87 Crystal Models

87 Pyramid

88 Cube

88 Octahedron

88 Icosahedron

88 Dodecahedron

89 Rhombic Dodecahedron

89 Tetrahexahedron

89 Icosi Tetrahedron

90 Triakisoctahedron

90 Cube And Octahedron

90 Copper Sulphate