Special set of sheets presented by author to Spitler for design binding. Full gold Chieftain goatskin, leather onlays, blind and gold tooling, pochoir acrylics. Ancient fruit, fig and pomegranate represent the Garden of Eden as a snake crosses the spine. On the back cover is an apple with one bite taken, the goddess Eve as a statue. Four rivers run in opposite directions. Pastepaper ends.
Laura Wait. In the Garden. Steamboat Springs, Colorado: Akimbo Arts, 2005.
Wait, Laura, “Spitler example,” Bridwell Library Special Collections Exhibitions, accessed September 26, 2022, https://bridwell.omeka.net/items/show/2102.