AE Waite was a celebrated writer on occult topics and a member of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn. His 78-card Tarot Deck is probably the most widely used in the world. The rich, figurative designs that are the hallmark of this set will help everyone to understand and enjoy the unique language of tarot.
This facsimile edition of the Rider-Waite Tarot deck that was originally printed from plates that were destroyed during the bombing of London during World War II. The deck and book set comes with:
Complete 78-card Waite Tarot Deck of Cards illustrated by by Pamela Colman Smith with original Tudor Rose back design (including 22 Major Arcana and 56 Lesser Arcana) in full color
Celtic Cross Divinatory Chart
The Key to the Tarot by Arthur Edward Waite, fully revised and updated, with a foreword by Liz Greene