AMERICAN RENAISSANCE TAROT REVIEW
It is the American Renaissance Tarot is a literary-themed 78-card tarotthat features the works of 36 American artists and depicting the scenes from great American literature that spans the period 1825-1875. The major arcana concentrate on Transcendentalism as well as telling about the abolishment of slavery. Meanwhile, the minor arcana highlights works of Herman Melville (Wands), Edgar Allen Poe (Swords), Nathaniel Hawthorne (Cups) as well as Frederick Douglass (Coins).
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Make you feel enthralled by the American past
Rewind to the past and pay tribute to America’s most famous writers using this classic deck that combines American literary, spirituality and Tarot. The Major Arcana are the two interconnected tales of that American Renaissance period in literature The acclamation of humankind under Transcendentalism and the epic struggle to end slavery. The major figures such as Emerson (the Magician), Whitman (the World), and Thoreau (the Hermit) are illustrated in the short chapter that is included with each of the cards. Watch as the Kings of each of the suits (the four), Herman Melville (Wands), Frederick Douglass (Coins), Edgar Allan Poe (Swords) as well as Nathaniel Hawthorne (Cups), relate their stories, as depicted by the Minor Arcana. More than thirty authors between 1825 and 1875 are featured in this collection that shows how America’s metaphysical past is working underneath the layer of the classic literature.