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Key To The Tarot

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This revised edition describes the history of the tarot and the symbolism of the cards, and gives detailed instructions on how to use them. Liz Greene's foreword explains the effectiveness of A.E. Waite's tarot deck, and the value of working with the tarot for divination and self-awareness.
Paperback, 160 pages
Published May 30th 2000 by Rider (first published 1982)
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Chris Schaeffer
Why was I reading this? I don't know. The one time I tried to tell the future with a tarot deck I got all the staves all in a row, so all I really learned is that I don't know how to shuffle cards.
Feb 29, 2012 Teleri rated it 1 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Maybe the most masochistic Waite fan.
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Don't bother unless you enjoy poorly researched, stilted, pompous Victorianism. Waite was oh-so-self-important.
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I played with Turow in my early 20s. Waite is a clear expositor..
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Arthur Edward Waite was a scholarly mystic who wrote extensively on occult and esoteric matters, and was the co-creator of the Rider-Waite Tarot deck. As his biographer, R.A. Gilbert described him, "Waite's name has survived because he was the first to attempt a systematic study of the history of western occultism - viewed as a spiritual tradition rather than as aspects of proto-science or as the ...more
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