Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Jung and Tarot: An Archetypal Journey by…

Jung and Tarot: An Archetypal Journey

by Sallie Nichols

Other authors: Laurens van der Post (Introduction)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
257444,496 (3.63)1



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

Showing 4 of 4
Somewhat dry & stuffy. A not altogether thrilling read. However, interesting overall theory and conclusions makes reading worthwhile. ( )
  lonorising | Dec 16, 2008 |
A very interesting look at the archetypes shown in the twenty-two major trumps of the tarot, from a Jungian point of view. Lots of interesting ties to myths, literature, popular culture, and history. ( )
  GrrlEditor | Jan 13, 2008 |
"The author studied at the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich and taught at the C.G. Jung Institute in Los Angeles. Her book takes us through the connections between archetypes as used in literature and art and the archetypes of the Tarot, illustrating the universality of the Tarot archetypes. People of all ages and cultures have dreamed, storied, and sung about the archetypal Mother, Father, Lover, Hero, Magician, Fool, Devil, Savior, and Old Wise Man. The author explains how the Tarot images represent these archetypal images and with great depth, she instructs how to recognize ourselves, others and issues with the cards. The book clearly demonstrates how powerful these symbols act and react in all of us."
  Simoneln | Nov 13, 2007 |
I read this book many years ago, when I was just learning to read the cards. To be honest, most of it was way over my head at the time, so I don't remember much about it. There is probably good stuff here, but I can't say what it is, since not much of it "stuck" with me, consciously, anyway. ( )
  herebedragons | Feb 16, 2007 |
Showing 4 of 4
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Sallie Nicholsprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
van der Post, LaurensIntroductionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.
19 wanted
1 pay

Popular covers


Average: (3.63)
2 1
3 11
3.5 1
4 12
5 3

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 95,730,766 books! | Top bar: Always visible