Art of TV Guide HC (2007) comic books 2007
1st printing. By Jerry Alten. Jerry Alten started as Art Director of TV Guide in 1967, and for almost 50 years he engaged the world's greatest illustrators to provide the artwork for the pages of the widest circulated magazine in the world, with artists ranging from Norman Rockwell to Charles Addams, Edward Gorey to Andy Warhol. Jerry Alten provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse of a magazine that featured some of America's greatest celebrities, the artists who painted them, and the interesting, highly entertaining, and sometimes outrageous interactions between subject, artist, and art director. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 140 pages, full color. Cover price $24.95.