Category Archives: Book Design
We have a growing collection of eBooks available on Amazon, including both facsimile reprints of classic art books and also some game books which we published back in the 80s and 90s. You’ll find some very cool items there at very reasonable prices. Note that these eBooks are also available direct from us as part of appropriate packages, but you can also order them as stand alone items through Amazon.
Margaret Armstrong was an artist of the early 20th century particularly known for her detailed Art Nouveau decorated book bindings, but she also did lovely floral borders which be useful for other design purposes, so we’ve collection some of them together into a mini-package for you to use.
In the early 20th century, before the advent of photographic covers and the common use of dust jackets, there was a renaissance in book cover design and decoration. Artists were hired by major publishers to decorate the covers of high dollar editions by major writers, producing some striking examples of applied art in the Art Nouveau or in some cases Art Deco style.