Jazz Album Covers: The Rare And The Beautiful By Manek Davers [SOLD]
Jazz Album Covers: The Rare And The Beautiful By Manek Davers [SOLD]
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Graphic-Sha, Tokyo, 1994, First Edition. This is the worthy sequel to Daver's, Jazz Graphics, his tribute to the master of jazz LP cover design, Davis Stone Martin. The author again draws on his extensive personal collection to include the DSM covers which eluded the first volume, but also to feature the album covers of Pierre Merlin, whose beautiful graphic designs graced the covers of the French Swing and Vogue labels, the photographers Herman Leonard and Frank Gauna ,the inventive designer Gil Melle, Japanese artist Katsuji Abe, and the mid-50's cover art of the young Andy Warhol . Text in English and Japanese, with more than 400 coloured illustrations. In red cloth, spines ends are lightly pushed, fore corners gently bumped, else, about fine, tight unmarked, in a near fine dust jacket, unclipped, touch of edge wear , nick to head of spine, now in mylar sleeve. A beautiful book, and a valuable reference of classic jazz album cover art. Uncommon and in collectible condition. J1791

Jazz Album Covers: The Rare And The Beautiful By Manek Davers [SOLD]
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