The cover of Eliza by Barry Pain, 1904:
Tag Archives: Book Covers
[Book Nerd Art] Orlando, 1928
The cover of Virginia Woolf’s Orlando (The Hogarth Press, 1928).
[Book Nerd Art] Cover of Goblin Market and other poems, 1862
Cover of Goblin Market and other poems by Christina Rossetti, 1862. The artwork is by her brother, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
An Emily Dickinson Scrapbook
Today is poet Emily Dickinson’s 185th birthday. Let’s celebrate, shall we?
“If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.”-Emily Dickinson
“I dwell in possibility.”-Emily Dickinson Continue reading
A Christmas Carol #1: The Cover
Upton Sinclair: 20 September 1878
Pulitzer Prize winning author Upton Sinclair was born on 20 September 1878. As many of you know, I love this photo of him as a young man:
You can download a copy of his most important work, The Jungle, at Project Gutenberg.
[Book Nerd Art] The Boy’s King Arthur
The Boy’s King Arthur: Sir Thomas Malory’s History of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table. Edited for Boys by Sidney Lanier. 1922.
Who’d Like to See the Full Wrap Cover for Fossil Lake II: The Refossiling?
Here it is, in all of its splendor:
It will be available in a few weeks!
[Book Nerd Links] 30 Beautiful Vintage Dust Jackets
30 Beautiful Vintage Dust Jackets [Abe Books]