Illustration & Graphics – new books

100 Illustrators  Culled from the ‘Illustration Now’ series, this is a selection of today’s most successful and important illustrators from around the globe.91LakBliWYL

Lolita: The Story of a Cover Girl


This is the first book to consider the controversial cover of the most notorious and acclaimed novel of the 20th century, Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita. It pairs essays by well-known design critics with a rich gallery of 60 brand-new Lolita covers, commissioned by leading book designers especially for this project.


Hand Made Illustration 51MAx3IETjL

‘Hand Made Illustration’ brings together the work of some of the most innovative, original, and creative illustrators from around the world, all of whom have one thing in common – a love of using traditional methods to creat their own unique works.


Modern Vintage Illustration 51URwCi2qmL

A survey of modern illustration that uses older styles of artistic expression to evoke a sense of another time and place. These vintage-style illustrations play with the past, subvert it on occasion, but always feel fresh.



See and read more about these new books on the current new book display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff library – available to view and reserve until 6th February, after which time they can be borrowed.









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