- Author : Pamela Colman Smith
- Publisher : U S Games Systems
- Release Date : 1995-10-01
- Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
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- ISBN 10 : 0880794747
Giant Rider Waite Tarot Deck Book Description :
In 1909, Arthur Edward Waite encouraged Pamela Colman Smith to produce a tarot deck with appeal to the world of art that would have significance behind the symbols and thus make the deck more important than tarot packs previously used for centuries. The result was the Rider-Waite tarot deck which has endured as the world's most popular 78-card tarot deck. The innovative cards, including the 56 Minor Arcana, depict full scenes with figures and symbols. This feature, combined with Pamela Colman Smith's ability to capture the subtleties of emotion and experience, has made the Rider-Waite Tarot the basis for the designs of many century decks. The full color, 78-card taint by Pamela Colman Smith has long been a favorite among tarot enthusiast. Accurate co...