Dust Jackets: A Short Bibliography

Batsford, Brian Cook. The Britain of Brian Cook; foreword by Sir Hugh Casson; preface by Ian Logan. [book jackets: Great Britain] London : Batsford, 1987. 144 p.: ill. (some col.); 21 x 26 cm. ISBN: 0713457007 : $26.46

Cooper, John and B.A. Pike. Artists in crime: An illustrated survey of crime fiction first edition dustwrappers, 1920-1970. Aldershot, Hants, England; Brookfield, Vt., USA: Scolar Press, c1995. xiv, 203 p.: ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. ISBN: 1859281885: $59.95

Heller, Steven & Anne Fink (compilers). Covers & jackets! What the best dressed books & magazines are wearing. Glen Cove, NY: Library of Applied Design ; New York, NY: Distributed to the book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Rizzoli International Pubications Inc., c1993. 191 p.: ill. (some col.); 32 cm. Includes index. ISBN: 0866361952 $45.00

Heller, Steven & Seymour Chwast: Jackets Required. An Illustrated History of American Book Jacket Design 1920 - 1950, oblong quarto, printed stiff wrappers. 24 cm., 144pp. San Francisco Chronicle Books 1995. 17 pages of text followed by illustrations in color. Designer Index, Title Index and Bibliography. 270 jackets from the Golden Age of the American dust jacket reproduced in full color. Classic titles of 20th Century American Literature alongside lesser titles, many rarely seen in jackets. A chapter by chapter discussion of the great designers: E. McKnight Kauffer, W. A. Dwiggins, Arthur Hawkins, Jr., George Salter, Alvin Lustig, and Paul Rand. ISBN: 0811803961 $19.95.

Maitz, Don. Dreamquests: the art of Don Maitz. Novato, Calif. : Underwood-Miller, c1993. [Science fiction book jackets] xiii, 98 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. ISBN: 0887331769 (pbk.): $17.95, 0887331750 (cloth edition) : $29.95

Pohl, Frederik. The New Visions: a collection of modern science fiction art. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, c1982. vii, 87 p. : col. ill., ports.; 27 cm. ISBN: 0385185286 : $14.95

Rosner, Charles. The growth of the book-jacket. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1954. xxxiv, 74 p. 77 plates. 25 cm.

Sitwell, Sacheverell. A note for bibliophiles

Tanselle, G(eorge) Thomas. Book-Jackets, Blurbs, and Bibliographers. in: The Library, A Quarterly Review of Bibliography (June 1971?)

Weidemann, Kurt, editor. Book jackets and record covers: an international survey. New York, Praeger [1969]. xvi, 149 p. (chiefly illus.) 29 cm. (English, French, and German. Original German ed., also in English, French, and German, has title beginning: Buchumschläge & Schallplattenhüllen.)

Wendell Minor and Florence Friedmann, eds.: Art for the written word: Twenty-five years of book cover art. introduction by David McCullough. New York : Harcourt Brace, 1995. 154 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm. Includes index. ISBN: 0151956146 $50.00, 0156002124 (pbk. $24.00)