The first deck of its kind based explicitly on the english magical tradition.
This captivating new tarot deck draws us into the vibrant but often hidden world of English magic, evoking a golden age of mysticism when John Dee was Queen Elizabeth's Court Astrologer, aquarian John Aubrey rediscovered ancient sacred sites, and the great physic ist Isaac Newton studied alchemy.
The English Magic Tarot places the cards in the colourful yet turbulent period of english history that stretches from the time of Henry VIII to the restoration. During this time of upheaval, archetypal forces were very much at play, making this a perfect setting for the cards. Bought to you by renowned artist Rex Van Ryn, colourist Steve Dooley, and writer Andy Letcher, this deck has a dynamic, graphic style. There are unique twists to some of the traditional images, with riddles, references, and lore buried within them that will draw you ever deeper into the mystery and meaning of the cards. The English Magic Tarot opens up a rich new pathway into the cards that will delight novice and experienced tarot users alike.