Alain Bougearel

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Born August 9 1951 Strasbourg France, he now lives in the  city of Avignon (France).   

Maître ès-Lettres  (ancien régime), member  of  Société des Gens de Lettres de France (SGDL), his main publications are about  a possible Neo- Pythagorean structure of the 78 cards of the classic tarot.

 

Publications

 

His first essay on this specific topic was:

Origines et histoire du Tarot, Envolée Editions, Toulouse (1977), ISBN 2-912305-004

 

Manuel de cartomancie, Éditions Envolée, Toulouse, 1997, ISBN 2912305012

 

Il Castello dei Tarocchi (The Castle of the Tarot), Edited by Andrea Vitali, Lo Scarabeo, Torino, 2010, ISBN-10: 8865270039 / ISBN-13: 978-8865270035

 

Online Essays

 

Article Cartomancie on Wikipedia 

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cartomancie

Comment: La plus grande partie de cet article est inspirée.de mon livre Manuel de Cartomancie

 

Article about the pseudo Charles VI 

http://bougearel.blog.lemonde.fr/2006/02/12/2006_02_le_tarot_dit_de/ 

Translation in Portuguese by  Constantino K. Riemma

http://www.clubedotaro.com.br/site/h23_15_gringonneur.asp

 

Article about some Florentine iconography on the Tarot dit de Charles VI

http://traditiontarot.com/viewtopic.php?id=932

Discussion on: 

http://traditiontarot.com/viewtopic.php?id=910

 

About the datation of the TdM Chosson

http://bougearel.blog.lemonde.fr/2006/03/26/2006_03_lpineux_problme/

 

About "viewing in future" .... mancie

Fabre d'Olivet et Pythagoras

http://bougearel.blog.lemonde.fr/2007/02/21/ce-que-je-vois-arrivera-ou-narrivera-pas-tiresias/

 

Article on Tarot History Forum

1582 Gosselin Jean: "La signification de l 'ancien jeu des chartes pythagoriques...". La plus ancienne référence française connue d' une analyse pythagoricienne du Jeu de cartes ordinaires ? (The French oldest reference  known today of a Pythagorean analysis of the ordianary deck ?).

http://forum.tarothistory.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=1102&p=17459#p17459

 

His last work where he gave an exhaustive explanation about the theory of a possible Neo-Pythagorean structure in the 78 cards in the classic tarot:

 

Le Tarot arithmologique

http://letarot.it/page.aspx?id=603

 

Michael S Howard has translated this essay on:

http://letarot.it/page.aspx?id=603&lng=ENG

 

Translations 

 

Tarot 3 stars  iconography: Moon, Star and Sun by Andrea Vitali, translated by Alain Bougearel 

 

Moon (Jenuary 2005)

www.officieldelavoyance.org/spip.php?article1020

Star (March 2005)

www.officieldelavoyance.org/spip.php?article1093

Sun (April 2005)

www.officieldelavoyance.org/spip.php?article1141

 

Temperance

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temp%C3%A9rance_(tarot)

 

 Multimedia publications 


• L’Art du Tarot, CR Rom, Alsyd Multimedia Editions (2002),  ISBN 2-84489-106
• Tarots de Marseille, DVD Rom PC, Mindscape Editions (2004), TMA3854AF-TMA8AF-SLC1, 5 3901020457747


Diaporama

• The Marsigliese Tarot restoring with Philippe Camoin   
http://www.camoin.com/images/panneaux/FR/DIAPORAMA.gif

Magazine

• Tarot et Cartomancie, in “L’Ame et le Cœur”, magazine, N° 29 (December- Genuary 1999), ISSN 1274 2139
• Tarologie et taromancie: la divination par les cartes, (March-April-May 2000), Quarterly
• Initiation au symbolisme divinatoire des cartes,  in  “Le Journal de Demain”, magazine, n° 6, 7, 8, 9 10, 11, 12 (2000-2001). Publications CATSMedia, CPPAM n° 0102K79303
• The Arithmological Structure of Tarot, in “The Tarot Lovers Magazine” (1997-2003)
www.camoin.com/en/mag/archives/structure_arithmologique_1.asp
La tarologie en question, in “Le Journal Toulousain”, Special file: Voyance - le dessous des cartes, n° 130 + 131  (September  2004)
• Tarot et Néo-Catharisme, editorialist for “Club. Cathares. Org”, ISDO numerical editor, SIRET 428 671 804 00030  (April 2004). Le Cercle Philosophique.
http://www.club.cathares.org
• Tarot et néo-pythagorisme, in “Le Journal de Demain”, L’Officiel de la Voyance Magasine, (July 2004)
www.officieldelavoyance.org/spip.php?article736


Article in collaboration

• The oldest French Reference: 1337. Abbaye of St Victor of Marseilles, Documents for old  playing-cards. Playing-cards and Tarot Museum, Alain Bougearel e Ross Caldwell  (2003 - Published in  April 2004)
http://www.trionfi.com/0/e1/001/


Translation in collaboration

• Oldest Tarot French Rules of Tarot as a game 1637 [1585?], John Mc Leod and Alain Bougearel,  (March-December 2004)
http://trionfi.com/0/p/1637.htm





Site

www.tarot-fr.com

E-mail address
alainbougearel@gmail.com