Seven Brief Lessons design Coralie Bickford Smith - beautiful decorative and detail paired with simple and modern text
It's time for another edition of The Comfort of Thingy-ness (check out Vol I/II/III/IV)! I've come across a plethora of awesome book covers, and wanted to share.
Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald, by Therese Anne Fowler- I am currently reading this and I find this era fascinating. I read The Paris Wife last year and loved it- this book gives another perspective
'Jaws' from the Penguin Horror book series by Tom Lenartowicz. Love that the 'A' represents a shark fin. It gives the type so much character.
'What sells a book?', my design teacher once asked me. 'The bookseller', I replied confidently. 'No', he said, 'the cover'. It took me many months of studying