Based on Shakespeare's many and varied plays, the Shakespearian Tarot deck shows Romeo and Juliet as the Lovers, Hamlet as the Hanged Man and Lear the Hermit. Each card has a quote from a Shakespeare play which matches the image.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Aquarian Press 1997
Shakespearian Tarot review by Fairyhedgehog
The Shakespearian Tarot (which is currently out of print) comes as a deck and book set in a substantial cardboard box. Each card has a title giving its place in the tarot deck, eg III Empress, or Two of Swords; a picture depicting a scene from a Shakespeare play; and a quotation from that play. The book gives in... read more reviews or write a review.
Similar Decks to Shakespearian TarotTheme: Books & Literature, Medieval & Renaissance
More About These CardsName: Shakespearian Tarot
Creators: Dolores Ashcroft-Nowicki, Paul Hardy
Publisher: Aquarian Press 1997
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Mixed
Suits: Orbs, Crowns, Swords, Sceptres
Court Cards: King, Queen, Lord, Lady
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.37 x 4.37 in. = 6.03cm x 11.11cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Non-reversible
Back Design: Orange-yellow colour, with a vase with vines and flowers coming out of it.