"F. Scott Fitzgerald’s hardcover backlist, designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith (yes, the same designer as the gorgeous clothbound classics series that was on everyone’s Christmas list in 2009), published by Penguin Hardback Classics, 2011." -- via Flavorwire
Penguin Classic’s list of “100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die”
In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs--yet he reserves his heart for Fermina. Her husband dies at last, and Florentino purposefully attends the funeral. Fifty years, nine months, and four days after he first declared his love for Fermina, he will do so again.
Prepare to make some room on your bookshelf, because you’re going to need it. Today we’re bringing you 5 books coming out in spring 2017 that pretty much mesmerized us at very first sight and then sealed the deal by the first page. Even though these reads won’t be available until next year, a true book … Continued
details I like: framed Penguin-inspired book cover art • might be great for the bedroom • artwork is by Harland Miller, as "part of a series he calls 'The Bad Weather Pictures' based on the iconic Penguin Classics bookcovers designed by Edward Young in the 1930s" (source: http://remodelista.com/posts/design-sleuth-penguin-classics-as-wall-art)
Click through to see the fronts of these "6 Stunning F. Scott Fitzgerald Book Covers" -- metallic and art deco, "designed by none other than Penguin Books' own senior cover designer, Coralie Bickford-Smith."