In 1807 she read Napoleon's palm and predicted his intention to divorce Josephine, which he dismissed. He had her imprisoned for twelve days from December 11, 1809 while he finalized his divorce. This setback was a major career boost for her and made her the most popular reader of her time. Edmonde Belline was a student of hers who went on to create the Belline Oracle and the Grande Tarot Belline.
This is not a tarot deck. There are 36 cards, numbered 1-36, each with a short poem and picture interpreting its meaning.
The Madame Lenormand Fortune Teller
This page was updated 2009-07-06.