A new Grand Trumps edition of an eminent and historic tarot!
The Tarot of Marseille, named after the royal French city where it was first produced, transports us to the fascinating origins of tarot. It is one of the standards, an inspiration and template for countless tarot created in the nineteenth century. This reproduction’s enhanced clarity and color breathe new life into the classical images, which date back to 1751. The Grand Trumps edition features the twenty-two major arcana in a larger size (3 x 5.7 inches) that will add intensity and drama to your reading experience.
Boxed deck (3 x 5.7) includes 22 full-color cards and instruction booklet
With so many wonderful tarot decks available these days, it would be difficult to have just one. It can be overwhelming when picking a new deck, given all the choices. How does one begin building a tarot deck collection, or picking which tarot deck to use when? Tarot expert Barbara Moore has some suggestions.
From Where Do the Cards of the Tarot Originate? Mystery shrouds the origin of Tarot cards, but ancient oracle decks have been found in a wide range of places, from Hungary to India to China. Some historical sources credit the traveling, wandering musicians and performers who roamed (originally) from India to Persia to Egypt for carrying cards and... read this article