Art of the DJ

In praise of the dust jacket, a books most valuable friend, and other visual treats for the book set.

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“No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.”  ― Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter

vintageanchor:

“No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.”

― Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter

(Source: vintageanchorbooks)

bookorithms:

Andre Norton’s The Time Traders from 1958.

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Andre Norton’s The Time Traders from 1958.

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Under the Net by Iris Murdoch from 1956.

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Under the Net by Iris Murdoch from 1956.

The Sunken Forest by Zola H. Ross and Lucile McDonald. Published by Weybright and Tally in 1968.
Jacket design by Ellen Raskin
Young adult mystery. The sunken forest resides under Lake Washington in Seattle

The Sunken Forest by Zola H. Ross and Lucile McDonald. Published by Weybright and Tally in 1968.

Jacket design by Ellen Raskin

Young adult mystery. The sunken forest resides under Lake Washington in Seattle

The Love Department by William Trevor. Published by Viking Press in 1967.
Jacket design by Paul Bacon.

The Love Department by William Trevor. Published by Viking Press in 1967.

Jacket design by Paul Bacon.

In the Balance by M.E. White. Published in 1968 by Harper & Row.
Jacket design by Merle Peek.

In the Balance by M.E. White. Published in 1968 by Harper & Row.

Jacket design by Merle Peek.