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Cased Classics by Peter Owen

Introduction Peter Owen publishers have come out with an interesting series of novels which feature artwork from contemporary British artists printed paper-over-board beneath elegant die-cut jackets. I love that this collection features international classics, which is refreshing for a set of beautiful gift editions. Each volume is bound with printed endpapers, head Read more…

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Mr Boddington’s Penguin Classics

About Mr Boddington’s Penguin English Library Mr Boddington’s Studio is a luxury stationer from Manhattan, where skilled artisans created jacketed premium cotton stock in vintage-y, custom artwork to create this gorgeous series of classic fiction for Penguin.  In addition to the beautiful covers, they have added a ribbon marker, deckle-edged pages Read more…

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Classic Fiction

Beautiful Classic Sets to Decorate your Shelves Calla Editions Beautiful facsimiles with golden age illustrations Surprisingly affordable facsimiles of deluxe classics from the golden age of illustration. First released 2008. Penguin Clothbound Classics Printed designs and linen bindings Beautiful repeating patterns by Coralie Bickford-Smith feature on this classic Penguin series. Read more…