Philadelphia, PA: J.W. Pepper, n.d. broadside (13 3/4 by 9 3/4 inches). Advertisement for a new journal for orchestral and band music. Includes price list for various works. With illustrations of Wm. F. Kretschmer and Maurice Akst, composers and arrangers. Folded.READ MORE about Advertisement for ORCHESTRA
Willow Street, PA: Graphic Crafts, (1981). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. unpaginated. Foreword, black and white illustrations. An alphabetical collection of American trades and crafts advertised in the 1870s and 1880s. Brochures laid in.READ MORE about AN ALPHABET OF THE TRADES OF YESTERYEAR
New York: Art Directors Club, various dates. 4to. cloth or boards, some jackets. Price is per Volume. 38 1959, 40 1961, 44 1965, 45 1966, 46 1967, 47 1968 (2), 48 1969 (2), 49 1970, 50 1971(3), 51 1972. 52 1973, 53 1974, 54 1975, 56 1977, 57 1978 (2), 58 1979, 62 1983, 64 1985, 71 1992. Annual. Each volume is profusely illustrated and gives the names of award winners for design.READ MORE about ANNUAL OF ADVERTISING & EDITORIAL ART & DESIGN
Washington: Page Two, Inc., 1995. 12mo. stiff paper wrappers. 56, (2) pages. A source book for papermakers, calligraphers, decorators, designers, etc. Lists printmakers, paper artists, fine printers and publishers, bookbinders/conservators, artist bookmakers, libraries and museums, periodicals, suppliers, and schools. Advertisements. Gift subscription card and post card laid in.READ MORE about BOOK ARTS DIRECTORY(THE
Paris, France: Compagnie Française, d'Éditions Emmanuel Olive, n.d. (1960). 4to. paper-covered boards. unpaginated. Text in French. A collection of typography, illustration, advertising and other specimens by various French firms. Lists of artists and collaborators, printers, paper manufacturers, and photographers follows text. Covers rubbed and scuffed at edges. Inside back hinge cracked. Lacking dust jacket.READ MORE about CARACTÉRE NOËL
Newark, NJ: Jaenecke Printing Ink Co., n.d. broadside (8 3/4 by 12 inches). Illustrated publisher's advertisement, in five colors. Slightly tanned. Top edge chipped. Staple marks on left edge.READ MORE about JAENECKE PRINTING INK CO
London and New York: Studio Books, various dates. small 4to. cloth. various pagination. Yearly look at graphic design filled with illustrations in color. The following volumes are present:
Volume 22. 1952-1953. With jacket.
Volume 27. 1957-1958. 180 pages.
Volume 28. 1958-1959. No dust jacket.
Volume 39. 196901970. 176 pages. Jacket torn.
Price is per volume.READ MORE about MODERN PUBLICITY
Award Winning Designs from the Editors of "Signs of the Times."
(Rockport, MA): ST Publications, (1995). 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 160 pages. Award Winning Designs from the Editors of "Signs of the Times." Second volume of a series. Highlights winners of the annual signage competition sponsored by Signs of the Times. magazine. Chapters on a variety of different types of signs. Color illustrations throughout.READ MORE about SIGN DESIGN: GALLERY 2
Obrázkový vzorník, oborných a reklamních, stocku a podtisku [Illustrated sample book, specialty and advertising, engraving and background printing]...specielní odborný závod stereotypérsky, rozmnozování sazeb. stocku, drevorytu, matric atd. [specialty professional stereotype establishment, duplication rates, engraving, xylography, matrices, etc.]
Vinohrady (Praha): Stereotyp, n.d. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (32) pages. Obrázkový vzorník, oborných a reklamních, stocku a podtisku [Illustrated sample book, specialty and advertising, engraving and background printing]...specielní odborný závod stereotypérsky, rozmnozování sazeb. stocku, drevorytu, matric atd. [specialty professional stereotype establishment, duplication rates, engraving, xylography, matrices, etc.]. The style of the examples suggests the 1920's or '30's. Paper wrapper lightly soiled, chip at bottom mended with tape, small tear to last page and wrapper, water..... READ MORE about STEREOTYP
New York: Reinhold, (1968). large 4to. cloth, dust jacket. (viii), 433, (9) pages. Over 400 print ads reproduced with commentary on each. Dampness has caused the lower corner of the text block to be wavy (about 3" each way). White dust jacket soiled with several short tears and a few creases.READ MORE about THE ART OF CREATIVE ADVERTISING
Menasha, WI: George Banta Publishing Company, n.d., circa. 1930. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. x, 45+(1) pages. A study of the effective use of art in advertising. Completed with the assistance of the Barney Link Research Fellowship Committee and members of the University of Wisconsin, Madison, psychololgy department. Foreword and table of contents. Includes statistical tables and the results of field tests. Black and white illustrations. Wrappers lightly faded.READ MORE about THE VALUES OF ART IN ADVERTISING
Paris: Dunod, 1920. 8vo. cloth. (iv), 282 pages. Text in French. No. VI in "La Technique des Affaires" series. Guidebook for printing techniques, design, letters, advertising and catalogues. Black and white illustrations. 12 black and white plates. Boards faded at edges. Light tanning.READ MORE about LES AFFAIRES ET L'IMPRIMÉ
Totowa: Rowman and Littlefield, 1971. small 8vo. cloth. (xiv),416; (vi),417-823+(1) pages. 2 volumes. Number 16 in The Besterman World Bibliographies series. The areas of money, economics, taxation, finance and advertising are among the individual topics included. Broken down by general bibliographies, dictionaries, periodicals, and countries as well as many other subjects, the entries are in chronological order, with number of entries cited.READ MORE about COMMERCE MANUFACTURES AND LABOUR, A BIBLIOGRAPY OF BIBLIOGRAPHIES
Paris: Dunod, 1921. 8vo. cloth. (iv), 548 pages. Text in French. No. VII in "La technique des affaires" series. Guidebood to advertising techniques for businesses. Black and white illustrations and plates throughout. Boards scuffed at corners and spine. Light tanning.READ MORE about LES AFFAIRES ET L'ANNONCE
Promoting America from Columbus to Today
Dallas: Southern Methodist University, 1992. 4to. Stiff paper wrappers. 72+(1) pages. Promoting America from Columbus to Today. 91 items well-described in this exhibition catalogue. Contains 26 color and black-and-white interspersed throughout. Errata slip in front of colophon. Minor shelfwear and creases near spine ends.READ MORE about THE LITERATURE OF BEGUILEMENT