Faber and Faber - Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009

Faber and Faber: Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009

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Joseph Connolly – book collector, antiquarian dealer, and acclaimed novelist – has compiled an impassioned guide and love letter to the designers, artists and authors at the heart of Faber’s design story. From its beginnings in the 1920s and 1930s on to the classic years of innovation under Berthold Wolpe after the War, and from the celebrated period of collaboration with Pentagram on to the modern day, here is, as he concludes in his preface, ‘a lavish celebration of the art and beauty of these magnificent covers, from just the first eighty years’.

Faber and Faber - Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009
Faber and Faber – Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009

 

Faber and Faber - Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009
Faber and Faber – Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009

 

Faber and Faber - Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009
Faber and Faber – Eighty Years of Book Cover Design, Joseph Connolly, 2009

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