30 Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lives
Penguin UK cover. Published April 2013. #TheGreatGatsby
Stallo - Book Covers on Behance I love the use of illustrations on book covers it makes the book seem more personal. I am more likely to pick up a book from a shelf if it has an illustrative aesthetic.
Josef Čapek A Kniha,(a catalogue of Čapek book cover designs), published by Moravska Galerie, Brno in 1974. The cover design adopts Čapek's artwork for the cover of Karel Čapek's Trapne povidky (Embarrassing Short Stories), 1921.
Thomas Mann book jacket design by Alvin Lustig by Scott Lindberg, via Flickr