— Penguin Designer Classics

To celebrate their 70th anniversary, Penguin have asked high profile designers to create the covers for commemorative editions – Limited to just 1000 of each – of five of the most definitive books from their publishing history.

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— Zadie Smith, ‘On Beauty’

I love the US cover design for the new novel by Zadie Smith; red metallic foil blocking of a bespoke font on ivory uncoated stock.

 

..simple, stylish, just lovely.

on beauty, zadie smith