great photo of beautiful books.........

An impressive collection of blue books. Organizing his enormous collection of antique books by color or size was a favorite pastime for Roy Kuhlman. The "antique book room" looked just like this.

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Beautifully designed, beautifully crafted vintage book spines, photographed by Iain Sarjeant. via a beautiful little fool

Yes, I know, everyone and their dog is gaga over these books.  Let me be counted with the masses!  I AM collecting these classics.  Coralie Bickford-Smith is a genius.

Coralie Bickford-Smith for Penguin Classics

really beautiful book spines/covers. The colours and designs really inspire me in my own print media work and book work

pretty books.

Puffin and Penguin Classics - York Avenue - beautiful patterned cover designs

An “unapologetic collector” (that’s a title we can relate to!) shares tips on living with the items that you love. Via Country Living. #cork #collection

5 Brilliant Tips for Collecting What You Love

Arranged by spine color, vintage Penguin paperbacks add a graphic punch to shelves.

This is cool.

Yesterday I posted about Coralie Bickford-Smith’s beautiful covers for Penguin’s Great Food series. Bickford-Smith has …


White's Fine Editions Literary Classics in Decorative Bindings

penguin clothbound classics

Coralie Bickford-Smith , senior cover designer at Penguin Books, combined my love for classic books, fabric and art with her lovely desig.

Penguin Drop Cap classics

Penguin Drop Cap editions of the classics. Such a pretty bookshelf full of great books!