BOOK DESIGN

ART DIRECTION / DESIGN / LAYOUT / TYPOGRAPHY / PICTURE EDIT

VERVE

THE SOUND OF AMERICA

 

By RICHARD HAVERS

Foreword by HERBIE HANCOCK

400 pages / 1000+ images / 216mm x 277mm

(Thames & Hudson, 2013)

‘TURNS THE STORY OF A RECORD
LABEL INTO A GLORIOUSLY LIVELY HISTORY OF JAZZ; THE BOOK'S
DESIGN ALMOST MAKES YOU HEAR
THE MUSIC AS YOU READ’

 

Peter Conrad, Books of the Year, The Observer

‘EXHAUSTIVE, WEIGHTY AND  BEAUTIFULLY PACKAGED.…THE ASSEMBLAGE OF GLORIOUS ARCHIVE PHOTOGRAPHS, TOUR POSTERS,
ALBUM SLEEVES AND EPHEMERA IS
EYE-POPPINGLY BEAUTIFUL’

 

The Daily Telegraph

‘LAVISH.…LOVINGLY ASSEMBLED.…
A BEAUTIFUL OBJECT....LUXURIOUS’

 

Mojo

‘THIS HERE'S CEREBRAL STUFF.…
A FITTING TESTAMENT TO ONE OF
THE MOST IMPORTANT IMPRINTS
IN JAZZ’

 

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