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About Paul Bacon

Paul Bacon is a legendary graphic designer and illustrator. He was responsible for many famous LP covers for Riverside and Blue Note in the 1950s before he turned to illustrating book jackets. In the words of the AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Art), "In the late 1950's Bacon invented the bestseller book jacket, as we know it. Catch-22, Portnoy's Complaint, and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nes... More
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Published Works by Paul Bacon
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1. Compaeros de equipo (Paperback)
    Author: Peter Golenbock
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Libros Viajeros
? 03/01/2002
8 Reviews  
2. The Sandburg Treasury: Prose and Poetry for Young People (Paperback)
    Author: Carl Sandburg
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Harcourt Paperbacks
4-8 09/01/2000
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3. Teammates (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (School & Librar...
    Author: Peter Golenbock
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Tandem Library
4-8 08/07/1992
28 Reviews  
4. Susanna of the Alamo: A True Story (Paperback)
    Author: John Jakes
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Voyager Books
4-8 08/24/1990
7 Reviews  
5. Teammates (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Peter Golenbock
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: HMH
? 03/15/1990
29 Reviews  
6. Kid from Tomkinsville (School & Library Binding)
    Author: John Roberts Tunis
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Rebound by Sagebrush
9-12 08/1989
72 Reviews  
7. Susanna of the Alamo: A True Story (Hardcover)
    Author: John Jakes
    Illustrator: Paul Bacon
    Publisher: Gulliver Books
4-8 04/1986
4 Reviews  
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