Peter Archer

(fl1960s)
Appears to have been staff artist for Armada Books providing the cover pictures for at least twelve of their Saville editions.
Later he was used by Collins as dustwrapper artist, but his work is not often credited.
Armada covers credited to him are as follows:
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Treasure at the Mill (1964); Wings Over Witchend (1964 first issue)
The Neglected Mountain (1965 first issue); Lone Pine London (1965 first issue)
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The Elusive Grasshopper (first cover 1965); Strangers at Snowfell (1967 second issue)
The Secret of Galleybird Pit (1967 first cover); The Buckinghams at Ravenswyke (1968) and its Collins hardback edition
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The Master of Maryknoll (1968 first issue), The long Passage (1969), A Palace for the Buckinghams (1969) and Not Scarlet But Gold (1969 first issue)


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