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Le Road Trip by Vivian Swift is a delightful, beautifully illustrated travel journal about France.
Le Road Trip: A Traveler's Journal of Love and France: Vivian Swift: 9781608195329: Amazon.com: Books
Beautiful bookcover - "Le dernier Sainte-Hélène" by Camille Mulley
Leanne Shapton | Lettering for book cover. Art Director: Rodrigo Corral.
About 300 pages in. All his characters seem English, which work in the books about England. In New York and Paris, not so much...
Book Cover Illustration and Hand Lettering for 'Brideshead Revisited'. Jim Tierney 2012
Back cover of an embroidered satin book cover with two sets of metal clasps. The Whole Booke of Davids Psalmes (Edinburgh, 1644) Collection: The British Library
Forget Me Not (1) From: Sally Annie Magundy, please visit
Persian lacquer binding, 18th century
The cover of this Persian manuscript is decorated with a scene painted in watercolours onto lacquered leather which is then covered with several more coats of lacquer.
One of a series of beautiful new book jacket illustrations by Tom Duxbury, inspired by the stories of James Herriot.
“She was unlike most girls of her age, in this--that she had ideas of her own" -Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone
THE best book ever written...in my humble opinion.
Carolina Lee - Lilian Bell
If you have not read any of her gardening books, you are missing something, even if you are not a gardener.