The Greater Trumps Author:Charles Williams The tarot cards were of parchment, adorned with curious figures , vividly drawn in gold, vermilion , and black. Legend promised a fatal deck- one which concealed the significance of events and conferred power over the basic elements of life's balance. — In a lonely house a curious gathering takes place. While the innocent guests meet and part in ... more »their preoccupation with matters of life, love and death , a stranger dance unfolds , with the fate of all men hidden in it's intricate figures.
Charles Williams has woven the fascinating Tarot imagery into a parable of love and power that is at once a compelling novel of the supernatural and a brilliant statement of his unique mysticism.« less