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Postcards from Penguin: One Hundred Book Covers in One Box

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A collection of 100 postcards, each featuring a different and iconic Penguin book jacket. From classics to crime, here are over seventy years of quintessentially British design in one box.

In 1935 Allen Lane stood on a platform at Exeter railway station, looking for a good book for the journey to London. His disappointment at the poor range of paperbacks on offer led him to
Paperback, 100 pages
Published September 15th 2010 by Penguin Books
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A perfectly brilliant concept: 100 very good quality postcards of classic Penguin (paperback) covers, in a nice, solid, front-opening box. They are very almost too gorgeous to use: except that I SHALL write and post this set .. and very likely buy myself a second set for permanent residence on my bookshelves (simply to take out, shuffle, and look at).

Yes, e-mail or texting has its uses; but as a method of communication it is impersonal and really SAD.

I simply can’t help but smile at the iconic
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