4 edition of The art of American book covers found in the catalog.
The art of American book covers
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by Richard Minsky.|
|LC Classifications||NC973.5.U6 M56 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009051488|
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Minsky's Art of American Book Covers is, granted, a very specialized area of book collecting interest. But this book will definitely draw more attention to American trade bookbindings as a fine art.
The volume is well written and researched and beautifully produced.5/5(19). The Art of American Book Covers: At the turn of the century, book design was more than a craft; it was a labor of love. Readers accustomed to today’s more utilitarian book covers will find breathtaking images here.4/5.
American artist and illustrator Robert E McGinnis is best known for his movie poster and book cover illustrations, though he has also done work for various newspapers and magazines. He currently illustrates covers for Hard Case Crime and has produced posters for many classic Bond movies/5().
A beautifully designed and produced book of the best of Robert McGinnis, one of America's foremost illustrators and a member of the American Illustration Hall of Fame. The art of American book covers bookhe has painted over 1, paperback covers in all genres, including mystery, romance, and western.4/4(9).
Born in Louisiana inBlanche McManus studied art in London and Paris before opening her Chicago studio in In she was doing covers for Stone & Kimball in Chicago and Dodd, Mead in New York.
Her first children’s book, The True Mother Goose, was published by Lamson, Wolffe in Boston the same year. The Art of Book Covers (–) No one has nominated us yet for the book cover challenge so we thought we'd take matters into our own hands and publish some of our favourites from the first hundred years of the book cover (as we commonly understand it today) — though we've not the restraint for seven spread over seven days, so here's a massive splurge of thirty-two in one.
By Its Cover traces the story of the American book cover from its inception as a means of utilitarian protection for the book to its current status as an elaborately produced form of communication art. It is, at once, the intertwined story of American graphic design and American literature, and features the work of such legendary figures as Rockwell Kent, E.
McKnight Kauffer, Paul Rand, Alvin Lustig, Rudy deHarak Cited by: 4. The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald May this cover never to retired. Created by Spanish artist Francis Cugat for the book’s initial printing, it pretty much is the book now, visually-speaking.
Its success stems from its haunting, haunted nature, its surrealism, and the way it captures the mood of the book: the sad, weary eyes floating insubstantially over what could be an overheated Author: Jeff Somers.
Let us design an awesome book cover for you. Too often, one quick glance is all the time you get to make an impression. You spent countless hours working on your book, you chiseled out each word with endless patience, you wrote and rewrote every sentence until everything was perfect.
And five seconds is all the time you have to grab a reader's. Featuring beautiful full-color artwork by fan favorite artists Dan DeCarlo, Harry Lucey, Bob Montana, Dan Parent and many more in a deluxe, oversize hardcover edition, The Art of Archie: The Covers goes behind the scenes on the all-time best comic book covers in Archie's history with an insider's look at their inspiration, creation and ongoing cultural legacy.5/5(7).
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See more ideas about Book cover art, Cover art, Book cover pins. American artist Janny Wurts, the novelist/artist who paints her own book covers, follows this tradition in her British covers; her American covers suit the American tastes. A reader sees the difference instantly with her book Traitor's Knot.
Book: Cover Art. Description. Before the early nineteenth century, books were hand-bound, as in luxury medieval manuscripts using materials such as gold, silver and jewels. For hundreds of years, book bindings functioned as a protective device for the expensively printed or hand-made pages, and as a decorative tribute to their cultural.
Here's How Book Covers Look In The UK Vs. The US. An ocean of difference. I like both / can't judge a book by its cover.
View Results View Results Go Back And Vote Go Back And Vote. The following is drawn from a conversation that occurred at the opening night of Penguin Random House’s Be My Cover Exhibit, which features of the best of their book covers published worldwide within the past 10 Monday, Peter Mendelsund, Jaya Miceli, Oliver Munday, and Helen Yentus as they discussed their design experience with curators Fabrizio La Rocca and Roberto.
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In he founded the Center for Book Arts in New York City, the first organization of its kind. The hardcover edition of The Art of American Book Covers sold out two printings and won the Worldwide Books Award for Publications from the Art Libraries Society of North America in Date: Wednesday, Ap Time: p.m.
A look at the colorful history of sci-fi book covers Use this link to get a 30 day free trial of VRV premium: Support Nerdwriter vid. Lisa Halliday, Asymmetry: US book cover design by David Litman (Simon & Schuster); UK cover design (Granta) Winner: The US version.
Both covers play with folded paper—and the detail of the fold on the UK version is very deftly placed—but the US cover takes a much bolder stance, appropriate for the bold form of this novel, and the colors. Kidd, an associate art director at publisher Alfred A.
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