Just out – the Second Edition of the Hochman Encyclopedia of American Playing Cards by Tom & Judy Dawson. This new edition, in digital. After a year of work the most important reference work on American playing cards is now available. Working closely with Tom Dawson. : The Hochman Encyclopedia of American Playing Cards ( ) by Tom Dawson; Judy Dawson and a great selection of similar New.

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Please login or register. They cafds to to help and soon found themselves completely in charge of the project as Gene’s health waned and he suffered an untimely death in Judy and I would ask that any errors or typos, etc.

Author Read times. If you haven’t purchased this set, but you are reading this, on THIS site, what are you waiting for? I didn’t do too bad for the most part.

These books were a prodigious effort, requiring a huge amount of research, and many, many hours of typing, photographing and compilation — all in days when the technology for this type of project was a far cry from that available today. This purchase is a “no-brainer” for anyone who loves cards.

Didn’t know if I was getting a good deal or not. I’ve been able to check some of my old purchases as well. I’ve bought several vintage decks over the last year.

I was flying blind. The revision included over listings on encycloepdia than typeset pages, over black and white pictures and a 24 page colored insert.


The Hochman Encyclopedia of American Playing Cards

This new edition, in digital format, includes all the content of the original edition of Octoberthe material from the Supplement and over 50 new listings, amendments and items of further information since that time.

I’ve already used it a few times.

So I ordered this about a week ago. This works great on my phone. Thank you infinitely for your work and this update!

However, he found it was eating into the time he relished for other activities that had become part of his new way of life in the warmer climes of the south. Progress on the consolidated version was slow, but it was ultimately completed in the fall ofwith many new entries and better quality pictures all contained in one volume.

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Member Login User Name: Thank You for making these digital sets available! I got a full house and four people died. For that price, I am not going to wait long.

Will – thanks for the endorsement! Those who purchased the digital version will be notified that revised files are available and sent a download link.

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One of the best resources for vintage card knowledge. Finally downloaded my copy of both books, as well as a number of other fine PDFs from Conjuring Arts. These two volumes constituted a comprehensive, illustrated listing of certain categories of known non-standard American playing card decks. It will work really nice when I’m down town in the antique stores, doing a little treasure hunting.


Last night I stayed up late playing poker with Tarot cards.

NEW Hochman Encyclopedia of American Playing Cards Now An Ebook!

Rob Wright on January 23, It is now available, together with an updated Price Guide completed with the assistance of a number of worldwide collectors, from the Conjuring Arts Research Center http: Monday, December 31, I will definitely be adding this updated electronic version. Then, on a visit to Gene in by the Dawson’s, he encjclopedia them to help him finish the rewrite of the Encyclopedia, do some traveling to visit collectors and photograph hard to find decks, and arrange the publishing with old friend Stuart Kaplan of U.

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Whether it was a ‘s deck, or an ‘s deck. Hochman Encyclopedia of American Playing Cards.

Enter ejcyclopedia User Name below. Enter your Password below. For many months he labored away, taking pictures of new listings discovered and updating material in his original volumes for information which had become known, or clearer, since that time.