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Books and Papers

(items priced individually plus Postage & Packing) Member Price Non-Members
Playing Cards Depicting Maps of the British Isles, and of English and Welsh Counties (one of the Map Collectors’ Series published by the Map Collectors’ Circle) – Sylvia Mann & David Kingsley. 1972 £5.00 £8.00
The Dragons of Portugal – Sylvia Mann & Virginia Wayland. 1973 OUT OF STOCK
The Papers of Leinfelden: 136pp. (in three parts). Beham’s cards; Berlin cardmakers; XP patterns; Oriental cards; Swiss cards; Japanese cards; The Social History of Cards – 1975 Convention Supplement to Vol. IV. English and German texts OUT OF STOCK
Convention 1995 Conference Proceedings: given 15-17 September, 1995, London, English and German texts, 90 pp. (Printed Images to Play With; Conservation of Playing-Cards; WCPCM collection; Suit Marks & Heraldic Signs; Iconography of the Tarot; Goodall’s Playing-Cards; War, Politics and Propaganda; Milestones in French Patterns) English and German texts OUT OF STOCK
Spanish Playing-Cards by Trevor Denning, 1980; 95 pp. 80 illustrations £12.00 £14.00
IPCS Papers No.1 by Antal Janoska. Card Makers in Hungary 18th – 20th Century. 1992 £5.00 £8.00
IPCS Papers No.2 by Wolfgang Suma. 500 Jahre Leipziger Spielkarten. 1994 OUT OF STOCK
IPCS Papers No.3 by John Berry. Taxation on Playing-Cards in England from 1711 to 1960. 93 pp. including 28 pages of illustrations. 2001 OUT OF STOCK
IPCS Papers No.4 by Thierry Depaulis. Cartes et Cartiers dans les Anciens Etats de Savoie 1400-1860 [ Playing Cards and Cardmakers in the former Savoy States 1400 – 1860 ] French text with English summary. Illustrated throughout. 2006 OUT OF STOCK
IPCS Papers No.5 by Nicola Antonio De Giorgio. Le carte da gioco nel Regno di Napoli (1734-1860) / Playing-Cards in the Kingdom of Naples (1734-1860). 137 pages, Italian and English text, illustrated. 2009 £10.00 £14.00
IPCS Papers No.6 by Jeff Hopewell. Ganjifa – the traditional playing-cards of India. 88 pages. Illustrated in colour throughout. 2010 £10.00 £14.00
IPCS Papers No.7 by Franco Pratesi. Playing-card trade in 15th-century Florence. with a foreword by Thierry Depaulis. 116 pages, English text, illustrated. 2012 £10.00 £14.00
IPCS Papers No.8 by Wolfgang Altfahrt. Makers of playing-cards in Prague (Bohemia) from the 16th century to 1918. 122 pages, English text, illustrated. 2016 £10.00 £14.00
Antique Playing Cards: A Pictorial Treasury. Henry René D’Allemagne, selected and arranged by Carol Belanger Grafton, Dover Publications, Inc., 1996. Reproduced from over 90 decks shown in a rare French 2-volume  history of playing-cards, nearly 600 images in black-and-white and 325 in colour depict a veriety of wonderful themes. 1996 OUT OF STOCK

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