Category Archives: 1980s

  • In the Name of God

    IN THE NAME OF GOD

    Moskin, Marietta D. In the Name of God: Religion in Everyday Life. New York: Atheneum, 1980. xiii, 185 p., 24 cm. Dust jacket lettering. Art director at Atheneum, Mary Ahern, a former student of Ismar’s at Cooper Union, approached him about doing the handlettering for the various languages within the circle on the jacket.

  • Gates of the Seasons

    GATES OF THE SEASONS

    Knobel, Peter S., ed. Gates of the Seasons: A Guide to the Jewish Year. Illustrated by Ismar David. New York: Central Conference of American Rabbis, 1983. ix, 208 p., 23 cm. Paperback cover design; illustration; chapter titles; end papers.