LIMITED EDITION RUN OF 2000 — THE TOPSY-TURVY WORLD TAROT DECK: A BERLIN PACK OF TAROT CARDS (Die Verkehrte welt Pin Berliner Tarockspiel) — By MULLER OF BERLIN GERMANY, 1982 — MINT CONDITION, with Original Shipping Box!
A scarce and out-of-print, limited edition from 1982 of The Topsy-Turvy World Tarot Deck, in mint condition. Gorgeous facsimile tarot cards published in a limited edition of 2000 decks for Edition Leipzig, Muller of Berlin. In English it goes by the name “The Topsy-Turvy World," and is a facsimile of a set of cards made by Muller of Berlin in 1815. The cards are accompanied by a 40-page booklet written in German, with an English executive summary at the end. The major arcana feature amusing illustrations of animals. The deck has 78 cards of a tarot set — 21 Major Arcana, 56 Minor Arcana in 4 French suits, and a Fool card.
This limited edition includes the tarot fold-out box, instruction booklet, tarot cards and exceedingly scarce original shipping box. The tarot card fold-out box, instruction booklet and tarot cards have no wear and are in mint condition. The 78 cards are all present — they have not been used, and remain in their original card order. There is no stated numbered edition on the the deck, however, only 2000 editions were created. A very scarce feature is that we are including the original shipping box, which states on the side "Made in German Democratic Republic, Verkehrte Welt." Normally, these are thrown away by the retailer.
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