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Last modified : 01 Nov 2006
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This is a collection of information on all aspects of playing-cards of interest to collectors, researchers and games players, plus anyone with a passing interest.

The card shown in the right-hand column is taken at random from our gallery.

The pages were originally located at and have been generously offered a home by the International Playing-card Society

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Many people have contributed to this site over the years. Thanks to Wolfgang Altfahrt, Gunther Anderson, John Berry, Ron Decker, Thierry Depaulis, Peter Endebrock, Sil Horwitz, Kenji Ishimatsu, Dilys Henrik Jones, John Lafler, John McLeod, Melissa Norsten, Max Ruh, Daf Tregear.

Scans have been contributed by John Lafler, Alberto Pérez González, Daf Tregear.