Secrets of the Waite-Smith Tarot - Katz & Goodwin
Abook at last devoted to the story of the Rider Waite (Smith) deck, illustrated by Pamela Colman Smith. This book, deeply researched and containing previously unpublished photographs and texts, is a much-needded celebration of Smith, the woman illustrator whose name did not make it into the title of the cards. Here, The authors traces the story of the collaboration between Smith an her magician tutor, A.E Waite. It offers much insight into the creative processes and lives of these two prominent occult practitioners, and does wo whie offering a pages upon pages of drawings, photographs, and visual examples of Pamela Coleman Smith's haunting artworks.
Woodbury: Llewellyn Publications, 2018. Large Format Soft Cover. xv+458 pages. New.