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The Faber Book of Gardens by Philip Robinson. Papercut cover art by Petra Börner.
Garden book cover
The Faber Book of Gardens by Philip Robinson. Cover illustration by Petra Borner (via dutchuncle.co.uk).
Spring - Petra Borner
Kumquat - Petra Borner
Petra Borner Illustration...
I had no idea this cover was by Edward Gorey - had to read this for Trads I, permanently scarred by some of the puritan sermons therein.
Own 3 similar to this, but in German. Beautiful little books with technical illustrations of the species: butterflies, shells, and birds. Would love to add this to the collection.
Woman Weekend Book #1950 #illustration
Science for Better Living by Montague Projects
macbeth. cover by illustration ben
Paul Rand, cover for The Condemned of Altona by Sartre
The Happy Hypocrite George Sheringham 1905 | arthurvankruining flickr