Book Cover, The Meridian Compact Atlas of the World, 1960
This is a book cover. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen and made for (as the client) Meridian Books. It is dated 1960 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 18.2 x 11 cm (7 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed in black, vertically, lower left: elaine lustig, at center: THE MERIDIAN COMPACT / ATLAS / OF THE WORLD / 128 maps in six colors, complete / reference index, charts of popu- / lation, mountains, and rivers, / new African states, as well as / other features, make this the / most up-to-date pocket atlas / available. / Meridian Books M126 $1.95
Cite this object as
Book Cover, The Meridian Compact Atlas of the World, 1960; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927 - 2016); USA; lithograph on white wove paper; H x W: 18.2 x 11 cm (7 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-24