Book jackets

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 PM/02
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1949-1992
  • Physical Description
      14 items

Scope and Content

Printed book jackets with artwork by Pat Marriott for various books by Willard Price and Joan Aiken, all published by Jonathan Cape. The file contains colour jackets for three titles by Willard Price - 'Amazon Adventure' (1949), 'African Adventure' (1964) and 'Gorilla Adventure' (1969) - and for titles by Joan Aiken - 'All You've Ever Wanted' (1953); 'A Small Pinch of Weather' (1969), both proof and final versions; 'All and More' (1971); 'The Cuckoo Tree' (1971); 'A Harp of Fishbones' (1972); 'Midnight is a Place' (1974) and the Puffin paperback cover, which used the same artwork; 'The Stolen Lake' (1981); and 'Is' (1992), both proof and final versions.