An outstanding archive of the tarot in three volumes. Brings together the major theories of occultists and scholars, and reproductions of cards from more than 1,000 different tarot decks, many which have never been published. Kaplan also explores symbolism, origins, iconography, and interpretations of tarot cards. The set is illustrated in black and white and color, and includes more than 15,000 cards from tarot and tarock decks dating from the 15th century to the present. Each volume features different cards and decks, and the combined annotated bibliography contains more than 3,300 titles from the 14th century to the present. Discussions and photographs of 3,200 cards from decks dating from the 15th to the 20th century, plus 100 references to the origins of tarot and playing cards.
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(280mm x 215mm x 31mm)
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