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Hoi Polloi Tarot

Hoi Polloi Tarot, boxed. Yes, my grandmother did give me this deck when I was 11, in 1972. She was a Scorpio, but that's about as occult as she got. I believe it was purchased via her Book-of-the-Month Club subscription. She was a voracious reader of Regency Romances (Barbara Cartland, Georgette Heyer) and Westerns (Zane Grey, Louis L'Amour). I didn't know what to make of the Tarot when I first got it: I was curious about the imagery, but didn't understand its language. You have to start somewhere! Instruction booklet. Follow instructions or wing it? This thin vellum-like booklet offers pretty basic meanings for the cards, but this is the Hoi Polloi (People's) Tarot, so why waste space with esoterica? It also offers the rules for various Tarot card games, like Tarok. Key Cards. I love the vibrant colors that saturate this deck. There are about 50 million different Tarots available these days, and I use two besides this one ( Tarot of the Holy Li

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