Museum logo
Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 10645-2118
Title Jacket, Book; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Scarlet Pimpernel; MacMillan Company
Object Name Jacket, Book
Description White book jacket for "The Scarlet Pimpernel," by Baroness Orczy, illustrated by John Falter and published by the MacMillan Company. Color offset lithograph on white paper. Image featured on the front cover is of a man in a green, red, and black cape riding a brown horse across grass at night. A yellow sliver of the moon hangs on the right of a dark blue sky. The man and horse are racing toward the right. Above the illustration is the title of the book in black text: "The Scarlet // Pimpernel // By Baroness Orczy // illustrated by John Falter." A blue rectangle on the upper right corner has a white circle with a stamp titled "The MacMillan Classics." The spine has red, green, and blue colored rectangles with the title, author, publisher, and MacMillan classic stamp printed on them. The back cover features a listing of MacMillan Classics titles. The titles are listed in three columns of black text. The left flap lists the book title, author, and illustrator with a synopsis. The publisher's name and address is printed on the bottom.The price for the book, "$3.95," is listed on the top right corner. The right flap includes a biography of the author beneath a half tone photograph of her, and a biography of John Falter.
Year Range from 1965
Year Range to 1966
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made The MacMillan Company
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 9.188
Width (in) 13.5
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Orczy, Emma "Baroness"
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
Relation Show Related Records...