Club Français du Livre

A cosy avant-garde… Last week I stumbled accross these books from Le Club Français du Livre, founded in 1946, combining influences from the surrealist literary movement in France with good marketing — adventurous design and quality binding bring classic and new writing to a large public. I show one book here in some detail, more… Continue reading Club Français du Livre

Bruna SF

Zwarte Beertjes abstract — Dick Bruna designed over 2000 covers for the Zwarte Beertjes series, pocket books that brought famous international detective series to a dutch public. Well known are the covers he did for the Saint and James Bond series or Maigret and other Simenon books. The color schemes and simple iconography Bruna used… Continue reading Bruna SF