The card pack includes a small instruction booklet with two methods of laying out the cards for a short reading, and a long reading. The significance of each card is determined by its context and position in the layout.
Gypsy Witch Fortune Telling Playing Cards is based on the divination system attributed to Mlle Lenormand, the celebrated 18th century French mystic and fortuneteller. Mlle Lenormand's prophetic powers were known throughout Europe. She predicted the rise and fall of Napoleon with astounding accuracy.
Gypsy Witch Fortune Telling Playing Cards was first introduced in 1903 and has been published continuously since. It remains one of the most widely recognized and popular fortune-telling decks in the U.S.A.
The deck contains Jokers and can be used for traditional card games, as well as cartomancy.