Dust Jackets

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Early History - Oldest Dust Jackets
... into common use on all types of books in the 1820s, the first publishers' dust jackets appeared by the end of that decade ... The jackets that were used at this time completely enclosed the books like wrapping paper and were sealed shut with wax or glue ... The oldest publishers' dust jacket now on record was issued in 1829 on an English annual, Friendship's Offering for 1830 ...
Chip Hilton - Collectibles
... fire-engine red, smooth textured bindings, with blank outer covers and full color picture dust jackets ... These first six titles were later re-issued with blank rougher tweed cover bindings and picture dust jackets, as were the first editions of issues #7 through #19 ... later than the stated publication dates for issues #1-#19), without dust jackets, using the original dust jacket illustrations for the picture cover illustrations ...
William Hofmann - Dust Jackets
... He also illustrated the dust jackets of Kings Will Be Tyrants (1959) by Ward Hawkins The Last Portage The Biography of a Man Caught Between Two Worlds of ...

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