This is an Italian novelty deck that will appeal to Cat lovers. It is a Major Arcana only deck, with Cats as the characters in each card. The deck is small: 2" X 2 7/8", and the cards are cream colored card stock, with the images done in black. There is no color. The entire set is packaged in a small book cover, with the Fool on the cover. The book cover ties in front with a black ribbon. The cards inside are held in a small cardboard strip. This deck is a limited edition, first published in 1990. Each deck is hand numbered (my own is 1502 of 2000, and this is the second edition. This deck would make a nice gift for the cat lover or collector. The price ($20.00) is quite reasonable for a collectable. It is an art deck and though I suppose one could read with it, I don't think that was the artist's intention. No booklet comes with the deck, and none has been published that I am aware of.
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