English Magic Tarot
The English Magic Tarot is a 78 card deck set in the 16th century period of English history, known as a golden age for magic and mysticism. The cards feature deceptively simple, non-traditional Tarot scenes with hidden occult-related riddles, illustrated in a comic-book style.
Rex Van Ryn,
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Weiser Books 2016
English Magic Tarot review by medusawink
The English Magic Tarot is an unusual and engaging deck full of deceptively simple images that challenge the Seeker to look closer and think more deeply about what they are seeing, learning, and divining.
The cardís illustrations are set in the period of time starting with the reign of King Henry VIII and finishing at the end of the Elizabethan era, approximately 1509 - 1603. Under the reign of Elizabeth I in particular the study and practice of magic thrived. The creators of the English Magic Tarot (EMT) specify that English magic is a branch of natural magic that focuses on local lore and phenomena. Natural magic seeks to identify and utilise disparate elements of nature and unify it with 'academicí occult knowledge, in order to bring about a desired result. Particular attenti... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to English Magic TarotTheme: Historical, Occult
Category: Available Decks
More About These CardsName: English Magic Tarot
Creators: Rex Van Ryn, Steve Dooley, Andy Letcher
Publisher: Weiser Books 2016
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Suits: Cup, Swords, Wands, Coins
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
Card Size: 3.00 x 4.75 in. = 7.62cm x 12.07cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Non-reversible
Back Design: Mirrored image of two hands, one covering a red bordered card and the other a blue bordered card.
Companion Material: 149-page guidebook is included with the deck, with information on English magic, the period of English history the deck is set in, card descriptions and meanings, and how to use the cards.