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The Art of American Book Covers, 1875-1930

In the 1870s, Americans began buying books as prestigious decorative objects (as well as literature), and publishers invested grandly in top artists and expensive production methods. The one-hundred-plus covers herein are stunning works of art.

Reviewed by Matt Sutherland

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