The Camelot Oracle: A Quest for Wisdom through the Arthurian World

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Enter a mystical landscape peopled with archetypal characters and rich in myth and legend - the world of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. The universal appeal of the Arthurian tales lies in their primal quality: they deal with every aspect of human life, from the eternal struggle to overcome obstacles to the continuing search for fulfillment. Working with the oracle cards and the Map of The Lands Adventurous you will travel from Camelot with your champion on your quest. Your chosen path leads to a ...

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Overview

Enter a mystical landscape peopled with archetypal characters and rich in myth and legend - the world of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. The universal appeal of the Arthurian tales lies in their primal quality: they deal with every aspect of human life, from the eternal struggle to overcome obstacles to the continuing search for fulfillment. Working with the oracle cards and the Map of The Lands Adventurous you will travel from Camelot with your champion on your quest. Your chosen path leads to a place of significance where your challenger waits to hear your questions. Consulting the guidebook will reveal the answers and the guidance you require. The Camelot Oracle explores inner realms and takes you on an unforgettable journey - the journey of life itself.

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Thanks partly to Arthurian fantasies such as Yseult, The Dragon's Banner, and The Last Pendragon, the mythos of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table once again permeates our world. The Camelot Oracle evokes that realm with a colorful Map of the Lands Adventurous, an ornate set of oracle cards, and a guidebook to assist you through your quest. A kit that provides the key to a storied time.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781859063644
  • Publisher: Connections Book Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 11/1/2012
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 935,499
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 6.20 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Meet the Author


John Matthews has been a full-time writer since 1980 and has produced over ninety books on myth, the Arthurian Legends and Grail Studies, as well as short stories, a volume of poetry and several successful children's books. He has devoted much of the past thirty years to the study of Arthurian traditions and myth in general.

John has been involved in a number of media projects, as an advisor and contributor, including an animated Arthurian TV series, and The Real Merlin for Channel 4 in the UK. In 2003 he was the historical advisor to the Jerry Bruckheimer movie King Arthur, and has made appearances on both History Channel and Discovery Channel specials on Arthur and the Holy Grail. He shared a BAFTA award for his work on the Educational DVD made to accompany the King Arthur movie.

Will Worthington has worked as an illustrator for thirty years. His interest in the ancient past and in Arthurian and Celtic mythology is reflected in his paintings and drawings, and he has contributed illustrative work to The Book of Druidry and The Druid Way, in addition to creating the card artwork for The Druid Animal Oracle, The Druid Plant Oracle, The Green Man Tree Oracle, The Druid Craft Tarot and The Wildwood Tarot.

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