Tag Archives: book design

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School Journal 1962

Almanach Pestalozzi School started again, so I thought it appropriate to dig up this small pocket diary. Cloth-bound with 2 colour stamping: a handsome piece of work. I guess some people find this blog often nostalgic. It might look that … Continue reading

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De Muze en de seizoenen

Jenny Dalenoord Did you know there are people amongst us who get a happy feeling when the summer ends and the leaves start to fall? For those romantic souls this book cover must be a special treat. It is another … Continue reading

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Colourful Bindings

Alexis Keunen This colourful lot is part of the Livre du Mois collection, published for a subscribers-only book club in the early fifties. Many of the  Books of the Month were printed in Liège, and the ones shown here were … Continue reading

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Book design

Grand openings! Starting a series on book design, I like to present you a book I bought on a flea market only for its great opening pages. From the cover to the first actual lines of the novel, the designer … Continue reading