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“The Little Book of Curses and Maledictions for Everyday Use, Dawn Rae Downton, 2009.”

Illustration UK : Book Cover "Look about you, nature book", J. Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage World Maps, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Illustration Art Nouveau, Etiquette Vintage

Fantastic Friday: Beautiful, Vintage Book Covers - Library as Incubator Project

Fantastic Friday is a bimonthly series wherein we dig up little treasure troves of digital collections and artistic resources on a single topic for your viewing pleasure. Find your next favorite artistic inspiration here! ~Katie There are so, so, so many images of beautiful, vintage book covers on the internet (seriously, just Google it). Here at LaIP, we practically drool over these rich, gorgeous designs and illustrations. Here’s just a taste of the unsung book design inspiration you can…

Swinburne’s Poems, cover. Makes the book covers today look as garish and unimportant as. Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Victorian Books, Antique Books, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Illustration Art Nouveau

Swinburn's Poems, cover

Explore Gatochy's photos on Flickr. Gatochy has uploaded 20864 photos to Flickr.

Sketches of Natural History: Or, Songs of Animal Life by Mary Botham Howitt. Illustrated by Hector Giacomelli, London: Thomas Nelson and Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Illustration Art Nouveau, Beautiful Book Covers, Poems Beautiful, Ex Libris

Sketches of natural history, or, Songs of animal life

Natural History How cool would it be if scientists still used artful forms to communicate their theories about the universe?!

The Vampire, A Tale. Cover, would make for a great quest book. Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Vintage Library, Vintage Magazines, Old Books

Monday Weekly Inspiration

This weeks inspiration is a little bit Halloween and a little bit domestic mermaid.. Really what more do you need right now?!

Illustration_“The Princess Nobody, A Tale Of Fairy Land”, written by Andrew Lang and illustrated by Richard Doyle, circa Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Children's Books

Princess Nobody- back cover

I repaired the original a bit. "The Princess Nobody, A Tale Of Fairy Land", written by Andrew Lang and illustrated by Richard Doyle, circa 1884. Published by Longman's, Green and Co., London. Plates printed by Edmund Evans. ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00055810/00001

 a field book of two hundred song, game, and water birds, Institution Libraries Detail of Cover showing Victorian book Illustration Image Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Illustration Art Nouveau, Book Illustration, Digital Illustration, Victorian Books, Antique Books

Birdcraft : a field book of two hundred song, game, and water birds : Wright, Mabel Osgood, 1859-1934 : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive

Birdcraft | Field Guides

The Cheerful Cricket and Others by Jeannette Marks, illustrated by Edith Brown, 1907 Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Antique Books, Victorian Books, Illustration Art Nouveau

The Cheerful Cricket Home. Edith Brown Book Cover by Pierpont Bay Archives

The Cheerful Cricket Home. Edith Brown Book Cover Painting by Pierpont Bay Archives

vintage book cover (Halloween decoration, spider) a treatise on adulterations of food & culinary poisons ~ fredrick accum 1820 Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Poster Vintage, Old Books, Antique Books

Friedrich Christian Accum (1769-1838) - A TREATISE ON ADULTERATIONS OF FOOD, AND CULINARY POISONS, EXHIBITING THE FRAUDULENT SOPHISTICATIONS OF BREAD, BEER, WINE, SPIRITOUS LIQUORS, TEA, COFFEE, CREAM, CONFECTIONARY, VINEGAR, MUSTARD, PEPPER, CHEESE, OLIVE OIL, PICKLES, AND OTHER ARTICLES EMPLOYED IN DOMESTIC ECONOMY. AND METHODS OF DETECTING THEM. London, 1820. "Death in the Pot". Original Binding.

Alice in Wonderland: " Adventures in by Lewis Carroll, Illustrations by W. Alice Book, Alice In Wonderland Book, Adventures In Wonderland, Lewis Carroll, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Antique Books, Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design

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“Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Year: 1907. Country: UK. Illustrations: W H Walker..”

Find your unusual book place, featuring out-of-print materials and old books. Come across agreed e-books, first whiskies, antiquarian guides and a lot more. Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, I Love Books

CABINET OF CURIOSITIES

Today's natural history books are generally wonderful, covering a wide choice of organisms and illustrated with excellent photographs and illustrations. But there is one aspect of natural history publishing that Victorian and Edwardian publishers excelled in and that has now almost disappeared: embossed covers. It's also something that downloaded digital books can never have - there is no way you can run your fingers over an embossed cover on your Kindle. Here are a few attractive examples…