A selection of classic paperback book covers from the 40s through 70s.

A general overview of paperback cover illustrators. Fantasy, science fiction and crime in particular.

Plus any other ephemera I feel like reblogging.

 

scifipaperbacks:

"A Plague of Pythons" by Frederik Pohl (Ballantine, 1965). Cover art by Richard Powers.

scifipaperbacks:

"A Plague of Pythons" by Frederik Pohl (Ballantine, 1965). Cover art by Richard Powers.

retroreverbs:

Helping Troubled Children by Michael Rutter (Penguin, 1977 edition).

retroreverbs:

Helping Troubled Children by Michael Rutter (Penguin, 1977 edition).