Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use

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  • Title: Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use
  • Author: G. Thomas Tanselle
  • ISBN: 9781883631130
  • Page: 176
  • Format: Hardcover
Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use

[PDF] Download ☆ Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use : by G. Thomas Tanselle, Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use, G. Thomas Tanselle, Book jackets Their History Forms and Use Book jackets or dust jackets as they are often called along with other detachable book coverings such as slip cases have been regularly used by publishers in the English speaking world and some countries of the European continent since the early part of the nineteenth century Historians of publishing practices however have not accorded them the scr [PDF] Download ☆ Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use : by G. Thomas Tanselle - Book-jackets: Their History, Forms, and Use, Book jackets Their History Forms and Use Book jackets or dust jackets as they are often called along with other detachable book coverings such as slip cases have been regularly used by publishers in the English speaking world and some co

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  • I read a review for this one and was very excited about it Unfortunately, I think I got too excited about it while full of facts it is a dense read with footnotes and endnotes than text I was hoping for on book jacket trends, especially with the changes in paperbacks to reflect the feel of traditional book jackets One thing that came up multiple times in the text was a lament about how many libraries do not preserve the jackets of books, but based on this text I cannot see a compelling reason [...]


  • Difficult to read, but still interesting in its own way I didn t realize that half of the volume was an index of book covers, and that was sort of disappointing for me Looked like good information for scholars, however


  • i hesitate to give this book a rating, because it s a thoroughly academic reference resource in that capacity 5 stars, hands down the writing is dry AF nothing about this is very pleasurable to read, unless you get to the point where you find Tanselle s oft repeated politely phrased frustrations amusing i did did it really take me 3 years to read 100 pages of course not it s just that every time i tried to read this i fell into a coma but if you re trying to research the history of book jackets, [...]


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