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The Big Heat - Penguin book cover - Mattie Alexander - Free Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Crime Fiction, Pulp Fiction, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Detective, Penguin Publishing

The Big Heat - Penguin book cover

Explore Covers etc's photos on Flickr. Covers etc has uploaded 1916 photos to Flickr.

Docken Dead - Cover by Alan Aldridge, a Penguin reprint from Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Game Design, Web Design, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Antique Books

1384 Reprint (1964)

Penguin Reprint published in 1964.Alan Aldridge cover illustration

The Ministry of Fear by Graham Greene. Cover by Paul Hogarth Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Penguin Books, Penguin Publishing, Vintage Penguin, Graham Greene, Penguin Classics

Graham Greene: Cover Gallery part 1

Graham Greene famously classified some of his early novels as 'entertainments' whilst others had a higher literary aim. As I read primarily for entertainment, I couldn't help but be attracted to those books so designated - Stamboul Train, A Gun for Sale, Brighton Rock, The Confidential Agent, etc. Some of his best work would have to include the classic The Third Man, The Ministry of Fear, The Quiet American and Our Man in Havana. Although I've not read it, I gather It's a Battlefield is…

Geoffrey Scowcroft Fletcher: The London Nobody Knows, Penguin Books Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Layout Design, Design Ideas, Penguin Publishing, Book Publishing, Vintage Book Covers

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“"The London Nobody Knows “ By Geoffrey Fletcher, published in 1962. This Penguin edition 1965.”

Profesionál in English Best Book Covers, Vintage Book Covers, Book Cover Art, Comic Book Covers, Book Cover Design, Vintage Books, Book Design, Antique Books, Penguin Publishing

Penguin Paperback Spotters' Guild

For fanciers of this beloved publishing genus. Penguins at roost (in homes, bookshops, bouquinistes, market bins, libraries, etc) or out and about in the hands of a reader. Singly or in huddles. They've been around a very long time and now have a world-wide habitat, so there are many, many, many sightings to be documented. Also signage, adverts, mugs, t-shirts, tantalizing ephemera. Penguins driving their little Penguin lorries, shots of their offices, the Harmondsworth colonies, and the…

Vintage Penguin Eric Stanley Gardner 'The case of sleepwalker's niece' Best Book Covers, Vintage Book Covers, Book Cover Art, Comic Book Covers, Book Cover Design, Vintage Books, Antique Books, Penguin Books, Cool Books

Romek Marber Crime

Wikipedia entry Romek Marber (born 1925) - a Polish freelance designer noted for his work with Penguin Books. Marber arrived in Britain in 1946; in 1961, impressed by Marber’s covers for The Economist, Germano Facetti commissioned Marber to design covers for Simeon Potter's Our Language and Language in the Modern World. Facetti then asked Marber to propose a new cover approach for the Penguin Crime series. Marber chose to retain green as the series colour, though he changed the shade, and he…

Leslie Charteris - The Saint Closes the Case, Hodder & Stoughton, first as Paperback 1951 I Love Books, Great Books, This Book, Pulp Fiction Comics, Detective, Paperback Writer, Cartoon Books, Mystery Novels, Book Images

The Saint Closes the Case

Leslie Charteris - The Saint Closes the Case, Hodder & Stoughton, first as Paperback 1951

Gideon’s Day J. Marric First published in the UK Hodder & Stoughton This edition Pan Books ISBN: N/A 188 pages Turner Classic Movies, Classic Books, Detective, Literary Genre, Book Cover Art, Book Covers, Paperback Writer, Adventure Novels, Crime Books

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J.J. Marric: Gideon's day. Pan Books 1958. Movie tie-in starring Jack Hawkins and Dianne Foster.

bookpatrol: When Publishers Ran Bookshops Book Shops How to Run Them by Ruth Brown Park Doubleday Doran Book Shops, First Edition. Introduction by Cedric R. Crowell, General Manager of the Doubleday Doran Book Shops I Love Books, Books To Read, My Books, Vintage Books, Vintage World Maps, Book Nooks, Book Cover Design, Library Books, Library Ideas

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“Ruth Brown Park 1929. "Book Shops: How to Run Them"”

John Creasey, J J Marric, crime, books, Gideon Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, The Nun's Story, Best Mysteries, Cozy Mysteries, Literary Genre, Book And Magazine, Magazine Covers, Up Book

The Art of Peff : In memory of Sam Peffer 1921-2014

Pan Books Continued. The Nun's Story by Kathryn Hulme Pan Books G291 First 1959. Cover Variant Pan Boo...