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Retro Penguin Paperback Covers #24

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Common Sense About Smoking (design by Bruce Robertson) This one is an all-time favourite of mine

Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell (photo by Humphrey Sutton)

Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis (illustration by Arthur Robbins)

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (painting by Renato Fratini)

The Go Between by L. P. Hartley (design by Ivan Holmes) I wouldn’t normally be drawn to a cover like this, but I love how stained and dishevelled it looks.

Teaching Thinking by Edward de Bono (design by Jones Thompson)

The Medium is the Massage by Marshall McLuhan and Quentin Flore (photo by Tony Rollo) Another all-time favourite of mine

The Power and the Glory by Graham Greene (illustration by Paul Hogarth)

The Soul of the White Ant by Eugene Marias (illustration by Barry Driscoll)

Twilight in Italy by D. H. Lawrence (design by Stephen Russ (drawing by Lawrence))

-Matthew Revert

2 Responses

  1. The Medium IS the Message. Great design related cover. And how genius is Teaching Thinking?

  2. I remember reading The Medium is the Massage book when it first came out. Very cool graphics inside and out.

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