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Penguin Book lines and layouts
Romek Marber’s grid, used for cover layout by Penguin in the early 1960′s, neatly grouped the typographic information and the colophon together within the top third of the page, allowing for over two thirds of the cover to be used by the illustration. Via The Book Design Blog
Love the sliced treatment of the car. And, the graphic itself. The composition of this piece is gorgeous.
:: Series: The Penguin Poets - Designer: Hans Schmoller - Pattern by: Stephen Russ,1963 ::
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Penguin Book Covers
The Marber Grid was developed in 1961 by Polish graphic designer, Romek Marber, for Penguin book covers. This grid layout is admired by many designers and is example of how a well-designed grid can stand the test of time.
Beautifully designed, Illustrative penguin book covers / Fall inspired colors / #laylagrayce #suryarugs
Meditations Author: Marcus Aurelius Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Publication Date: September 2, 2004 Genre: Non-Fiction Design Info: Designer: Phil Baines Typeface: Mantinia
the colors! that penguin! // The Penguin Car Handbook, 1960, cover design by Erwin Fabian. via Covers etc
penguin book grid
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layout inspiration like the minimal approach by using lots of white space, a small image, and minimal text.