Aleister Crowley; Frieda Harris
Königsfurt-Urania Verlag GmbH, 2009. The famous Crowley Harris cards in a new quality – even closer to the colors and the details of the picture templates – for the first time according to the original format – extensive accompanying book with unpublished texts by Lady Frieda Harris and Aleister Crowley. Produced with cooperation of Warburg Institute, OTO and AG Müller Urania. 4.4 x 1.6 x 3.2 inches. German. Brand New.
The Crowley Tarot is one of the most popular tarot varieties in the world. Fairly, these successful picture symbol cards are known to be called Crowley Harris Tarot. For it was Lady Frieda Harris, who actually painted the pictures in many years of work. Today the works are located in the London Warburg Institute. For the new edition, all 78 originals were photographed again and again. Many colors and nuances can be seen more clearly than ever before. The format corresponds in its proportions for the first time the original templates. And a special highlight is the extensive accompanying book with previously unpublished texts by Lady Frieda Harris and Aleister Crowley.
Aleister Crowley (born Edward Alexander Crowley; 12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947) was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, poet, painter, novelist, and mountaineer. He founded the religion and philosophy of Thelema, identifying himself as the prophet entrusted with guiding humanity into the Æon of Horus in the early 20th century.