Book cover design by Paul Rand for The American Democrat; or, Hints on the social and civic relations of the United States of America by James Fenimore Cooper. New York: Vintage Books, cover covering book book cover
I love books. I love the stillness and invisibility of getting lost in a good book - whisked away from here to another reality inside. But I also love what's on the outside: a good book cover is a wonderful thing .
Dramatic torn-up lettering for the book cover 'Clash of the Pulps', designed by Edel Rodriquez I wish I got to do stuff like this for my job. Not enough design studios have space and materials for hands-on design.
Rudolph de Harak was a legendary American graphic designer who is well-known for his book cover designs for McGraw-Hill during the and A modernist at heart, de Harak also designed record covers for Columbia and Westminster, as well as these lovely clocks.