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I am an unabashed bibliophile and would love to own every one of these books.

penguin classics

Penguin Classics has released hardcover editions of 20 great books featuring beautifully designed covers by Coralie Bickford-Smith. The publisher even suggests on their site that you should buy them, “just for their covers.” I’d venture to say that any book and design lover’s library would be incomplete without them.


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3 Responses

  1. MarieMiller says:

    WOW! I have been away for a long, long time! Much happening in my life, but I'm wondering about my good friends in the blogging world…Like Coop!!! What's going on. It's almost that time of year again, where we begin the arduous chore of entering for the Dream Home!! I'm out of the loop, but still LOVE HGTV & DIY!!!

  2. pixelecho69 says:

    My daughter would love this collection as a Christmas present, she loves to read and the covers are nice too.

  3. Lisa says:

    how great are these?!? you have your classics, as well as some great pops of color on your bookshelves! <a href="http://www.adesignerandacontractor.blogspot.com” target=”_blank”>www.adesignerandacontractor.blogspot.com

Lili ZarghamiLili is Editorial Director of HGTV.com. Her personal obsessions include looking for just the right sofa, ogling real estate listings, and reading floor-plans. She has an admitted "chair problem," collecting...


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