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West Point Foundry Preserve Monograph
West Point Foundry Preserve Monograph
Brandon Downing and Keith Helmetag / C&G Partners LLC
C&G Partners LLC

Designer: Sarah Rhoades & Brandon Downing
Art Director: Keith Helmetag
Design Firm: C&G Partners LLC
Other Credits: Photos: au2626 Printing: mPress Historic Photos: Putnam History Museum / Prints & Photographs Collection, Library of Congress

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


More Than This
More Than This
Patrick Ness
Candlewick Press

Designer: Matt Roeser
Art Director: Chris Paul
Other Credits: Production Controller: Angela Dombroski

Submitted into 50 Covers


Classic Black
Classic Black
Rob Chapman
Carter Printing Company

Art Director: Audra Byrn
Design Firm: Norfolk Southern Visual Communications Department
Other Credits: Chris Little/Veronica Dana = Phontographers John Earle = Lamberts Point Map Illustration Carol Bradley = Carter Printing Company

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Ballet
Ballet
Juan Arturo Brennan
Castillo

Designer: Renato Aranda/ Ericka Martínez
Art Director: Mariana Mendía

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Mina
Mina
David Almond
Castillo

Designer: Luis Safa / Sara Miranda
Art Director: Mariana Mendía

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Index
Index
Pedro Falcão; Julião Sarmento
Câmara Municipal de Elvas

Designer: Pedro Falcão
Art Director: Pedro Falcão
Design Firm: Atelier Pedro Falcão

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Tartine Book No. 3: Modern Ancient Classic Whole
Tartine Book No. 3: Modern Ancient Classic Whole
Chad Robertson
Chronicle

Designer: Juliette Cezzar
Art Director: Juliette Cezzar
Other Credits: Photography by Chad Robertson

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Art of Clean Up
Art of Clean Up
Ursus Wehrli
Chronicle Books

Designer: Kristen Hewitt
Art Director: Kristen Hewitt, design of original edition by Sandra Rizzi
Other Credits: Photographs by Geri Born and Daniel Spehr

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Brian Eno: Visual Music
Brian Eno: Visual Music
Christopher Scoates
Chronicle Books

Designer: Andrew Blauvelt, Matthew Rezac
Design Firm: Matthew Rezac Graphic Design
Other Credits: IMAGE RETOUCHING: Greg Beckel

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Cowgirl Creamery Cooks
Cowgirl Creamery Cooks
Sue Conley & Peggy Smith
Chronicle Books

Designer: Sara Schneider
Art Director: Sara Schneider
Other Credits: Photographs by Hirsheimer & Hamilton

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Crap Dates
Crap Dates
Rhodri Marsden
Chronicle Books

Designer: Walter C. Baumann
Art Director: Emily Dubin

Submitted into 50 Covers


Dollars and Sex
Dollars and Sex
Dr. Marina Adshade
Chronicle Books

Designer: Allison Weiner
Art Director: Allison Weiner
Other Credits: Illustration by Arthur Mount

Submitted into 50 Covers


Flora and the Flamingo
Flora and the Flamingo
Molly Idle
Chronicle Books

Designer: Amy Achaibou
Art Director: Amy Achaibou

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Inside Outside
Inside Outside
Lizi Boyd
Chronicle Books

Designer: Lizi Boyd and Sara Gillingham
Art Director: Sara Gillingham
Design Firm: Sara Gillingham Studio

Submitted into 50 Books


Well-Read Women
Well-Read Women
Samantha Hahn
Chronicle Books

Designer: Kristen Hewitt
Art Director: Kristen Hewitt

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Fun of Speaking English
The Fun of Speaking English
Dorothea Grossman
Coffeetown Press

Designer: Benjamin R. Marcus
Art Director: Benjamin R. Marcus
Design Firm: Benjamin Marcus Architect LLC

Submitted into 50 Covers


Abominable Science!
Abominable Science!
Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero
Columbia University Press

Designer: Philip Pascuzzo
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Illustrator: Daniel Loxton

Submitted into 50 Covers


Contentious Activism and Inter-Korean Relations
Contentious Activism and Inter-Korean Relations
Danielle L. Chubb
Columbia University Press

Designer: Chang Jae Lee
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket image: © Noh Suntag

Submitted into 50 Covers


Deaths in Venice
Deaths in Venice
Philip Kitcher
Columbia University Press

Designer: Julia Kushnirsky
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Illustrator: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


Hollywood and Hitler, 1933-1939
Hollywood and Hitler, 1933-1939
Thomas Doherty
Columbia University Press

Designer: Lisa Hamm
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: front image: "Song of Songs" © 1933 Paramount Productions Inc., Courtesy of Universal Studios Licensing LLC. back image: Lobby card. Courtesy of the author

Submitted into 50 Covers


Interracial Couples, Intimacy, and Therapy
Interracial Couples, Intimacy, and Therapy
Kyle D. Killian
Columbia University Press

Designer: Jordan Wannemacher
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover image © Corbis

Submitted into 50 Covers


Italian Identity in the Kitchen, or Food and the Nation
Italian Identity in the Kitchen, or Food and the Nation
Massimo Montanari
Columbia University Press

Designer: Julia Kushnirsky
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket Photograph by Veer

Submitted into 50 Books


Light and Dark
Light and Dark
Natsume Soseki
Columbia University Press

Designer: Milenda Nan Ok Lee
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Books


Night Passages
Night Passages
Elisabeth Bronfen
Columbia University Press

Designer: Lisa Hamm
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover image: Night Sea (1977) by Edna Andrade, American (1917-2008). Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of the Philadelphia Arts Exchange, 1978, The Bridgeman Art Library.

Submitted into 50 Books


Nuclear Nightmares
Nuclear Nightmares
Joseph Cirincione
Columbia University Press

Designer: Vin Dang
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover art: Istockphoto

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


One Out of Three
One Out of Three
Nancy Foner
Columbia University Press

Designer: Orlando Hoetzel
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Illustrator: Orlando Hoetzel

Submitted into 50 Covers


Philosophical Temperaments
Philosophical Temperaments
Peter Sloterdijk
Columbia University Press

Designer: Chang Jae Lee
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover image: Gallerystock © Akira Sakamoto

Submitted into 50 Covers


Radical Cosmopolitics
Radical Cosmopolitics
James D. Ingram
Columbia University Press

Designer: Noah Arlow
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


Return of the Dragon
Return of the Dragon
Denny Roy
Columbia University Press

Designer: Charles Brock
Other Credits: Illustration: Sail, uselessarm.com

Submitted into 50 Covers


Thai Stick
Thai Stick
Peter Maguire and Mike Ritter
Columbia University Press

Designer: Philip Pascuzzo
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover image © Shutterstock

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan
The Matchmaker, the Apprentice, and the Football Fan
Zhu Wen
Columbia University Press

Designer: Vin Dang
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover art courtesy of the International Institute of Social History & istockphoto

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Plebeian Experience
The Plebeian Experience
Martin Breaugh
Columbia University Press

Designer: Chang Jae Lee
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket image: Paris Commune, May 16, 1871 © Adoc-Photo/Corbis

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Top 500 Poems
The Top 500 Poems
William Harmon
Columbia University Press

Designer: Julia Kushnirsky
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Watchdog That Didn't Bark
The Watchdog That Didn't Bark
Dean Starkman
Columbia University Press

Designer: David High
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket image: © Getty

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Winter Sun Shines In
The Winter Sun Shines In
Donald Keene
Columbia University Press

Designer: Chang Jae Lee
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Cover image: Masaoka Shiki, Courtesy of the Shiki Museum

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


This Place, These People
This Place, These People
David Stark and Nancy Warner
Columbia University Press

Designer: Lisa Hamm
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket photographs: Nancy Warner

Submitted into 50 Books


What Is Relativity?
What Is Relativity?
Jeffrey Bennett
Columbia University Press

Designer: Alex Camlin
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket image: © Getty Images

Submitted into 50 Covers


A venda desafiadora: assumindo o controle da conversa com o cliente [The Challenger Sale: Taking Control of the Customer Conversation]
A venda desafiadora: assumindo o controle da conversa com o cliente [The Challenger Sale: Taking Control of the Customer Conversation]
Matthew Dixon, Brent Adamson
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Thiago Lacaz
Art Director: Thiago Lacaz

Submitted into 50 Covers


Do que a gente fala quando fala de Anne Frank (What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank)
Do que a gente fala quando fala de Anne Frank (What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank)
Nathan Englander
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Sabine Dowek

Submitted into 50 Covers


O anjo de Hitler (Hitler's angel)
O anjo de Hitler (Hitler's angel)
William Osborne
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Franco D’Angelo Bergamini
Design Firm: kakofonia

Submitted into 50 Covers


O mapa e o território: risco, natureza humana e o futuro das previsões [The Map and the Territory: Risk, Human Nature, and the Future of Forecasting]
O mapa e o território: risco, natureza humana e o futuro das previsões [The Map and the Territory: Risk, Human Nature, and the Future of Forecasting]
Alan Greenspan
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Thiago Lacaz
Art Director: Thiago Lacaz

Submitted into 50 Covers


Pulp Head
Pulp Head
John Jeremiah Sullivan
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Alceu Chiesorin Nunes

Submitted into 50 Covers


Ragnarök: o fim dos deuses (Ragnarök: the end of the gods)
Ragnarök: o fim dos deuses (Ragnarök: the end of the gods)
A.S. Byatt
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Carlo Giovani
Art Director: Carlo Giovani

Submitted into 50 Covers


All The Dead Yale Men
All The Dead Yale Men
Craig Nova
Counterpoint

Designer: Tim Green
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Last Animal
The Last Animal
Abby Geni
Counterpoint

Designer: Tim Green
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Pet Loss Companion
The Pet Loss Companion
Ken Dolan-Del Vecchio and Nancy Saxton-Lopez
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

Designer: Tim Garrett
Art Director: Tim Garrett
Design Firm: Tim Garrett
Other Credits: Cover photograph by David Patiño.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Buried Threads
Buried Threads
Kaylin McFarren
Creative Edge Publishing LLC

Designer: Amanda Tomo Yoshida
Design Firm: ATY Digital Designs

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Echoes of Eden
Echoes of Eden
Jerram Barrs
Crossway

Designer: Jeff Miller
Art Director: Josh Dennis
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Brave Genius
Brave Genius
Sean B. Carroll
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Elena Giavaldi
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Elders (hardcover)
Elders (hardcover)
Ryan McIlvain
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Ben Wiseman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Elders (paperback)
Elders (paperback)
Ryan McIlvain
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Anna Kochman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Fiend
Fiend
Peter Stenson
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Queen of the Air
Queen of the Air
Dean Jensen
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Ben Wiseman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Dinner
The Dinner
Herman Koch
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Last Winter of Dani Lancing
The Last Winter of Dani Lancing
P. D. Viner
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Oliver Munday
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Panopticon
The Panopticon
Jenni Fagan
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand and Oliver Munday
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers





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