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Anchor Books Covers by Edward Gorey

Between 1953 and 1960, Edward Gorey was art director for the collection of paperbacks in Anchor Books. Gorey was in charge of design, typography and, in many cases, the illustration of the cover. These covers show his gaze on a lot of classic literature, and reconnect with a collection that many would like in our libraries…

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