Penguin by Design: A Cover Story 1935-2005

Penguin by Design: A Cover Story 1935-2005

by Phil Baines
     
 

By looking back at seventy years of Penguin paperbacks, graphic designer Phil Baines charts the development of British publishing, the ever-changing currents of cover art and style, and the role of artists and designers in creating and designing the Penguin look. Rich with stunning illustrations and filled with details about individual titles, designers, and even the… See more details below

Overview

By looking back at seventy years of Penguin paperbacks, graphic designer Phil Baines charts the development of British publishing, the ever-changing currents of cover art and style, and the role of artists and designers in creating and designing the Penguin look. Rich with stunning illustrations and filled with details about individual titles, designers, and even the changing size and shape of the Penguin logo itself, Penguin by Design shows how covers become design classics.

Features 600 color illustrations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780141024233
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2006
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.19(w) x 8.69(h) x 0.73(d)
Age Range:
18 - 17 Years

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