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Here's your chance to grab a unique, special edition copy of Collector's Edition, hand-decorated by artists such as Nick Cave, Sir Paul McCartney, Jessica Hische, and Wayne Coyne (pictured).

Each edition is up for auction from today until December 12th, with all proceeds going to The Alzheimer's Society.

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A series of unique, hand decorated copies of Collector's Edition, created by artists such as Paul McCartney, Wayne Coyne and Jessica Hische, currently up for auction
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Letters of Yage is a visual book designed by Tommaso Agostini based on the epistolary novel by William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg, that centres on their search for yage, a plant fabled to produce powerful hallucinations and, according to some, even bestow telepathic qualities.
Letters of Yage is a book based on the epistolary novel by William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg, focussing on their search for the mythical plant yage.
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Feast your eyes on this limited edition I Love Type box set, a stunning collaboration between publishers viction:ary and design studio TwoPoints.Net.

Each of the 8 publications centres on a particular typeface, complete with modern-day examples of the faces in use, as well as insights from some of the industry’s leading studios and designers.

Finally, all the books are encased within a white box embellished with rainbow foil embossed typography on the outside.
A collection of 8 books focussing on 8 of the most famous typefaces, each one containing modern-day examples of them in use from industry-leading designers.
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Manchester-based designer and all-round potty mouth Craig Oldham takes us on a tour of some of his favourite picks from this years D&AD Book Design Awards. Expect some strong language.
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Skin Deep is a #magazine  that questions the portrayal of women in media.  #graphicdesign   #feminism   
Skin Deep is a magazine that questions the portrayal of women in mainstream media, featuring articles, collage and film-photography.
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'A Journal of Awakening Reflections' is an illustrated publication with an experimental design and construction, created by Singapore-based designer/illustrator Alice Allis.

Covering the subject of “the paradox of pain”, the #book   features an unconventional format that makes use of folds to hide type, and images that illustrate the themes talked about.

#bookdesign   #illustration  
The Journal of the Awakening Reflections is an experimental illustrated publication on the paradox of pain with an unconventional construction.
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Penguin have unveiled a more 'adult' cover for 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' to coincide with it being published as a Modern Classic. However, the creepy cover has upset many fans…
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Secrets of the Barguzin Skeleton is a great example of a book that takes its subject matter and turns it into the very concept behind its construction.

Focussing on a disturbing Siberian news story about an unearthed skeleton and the secrets that emerged following it’s exhumation, the book features annotations, imagery and quotes about the story, along with secrets hidden within the pages using ink that can only be read under UV lighting.
Secrets of the Barguzin Skeleton is a book that features secret notes hidden within the pages using ink that can only be read under UV lighting.
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"Graphic Icons serves as a ‘leg-up’ into the broad and exhaustive field of design history, and is a relaxed, welcoming source of inspiration and a lead to other, more in-depth sources."
A quick, independent book review of Graphic Icons: Visionaries Who Shaped Modern Graphic Design by graphic designer John Clifford.
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Check out these stunning books designers Maxim Cormier and Chen Fan. Each #book contains information tailored specifically to Maxim and Chen’s lives and needs, including important dates and motivational quotes, all beautifully typeset and printed typeset in a grey/yellow, and blue hue, respectively.
Two personal agendas for designers containing information tailored specifically to an individual's life, including important dates and motivational quotes.
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Silver Lined Notebook is a collection of inspirational quotes showcased as painstakingly hand-rendered #typography  by designer and illustrator Vida Iglicar, all bound into a 28 page #book .
Silver Lined Notebook is a collection of inspirational quotes, showcased as hand-rendered typography that forms part of a larger branding project.
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'The Past Recedes' is a small, two-part #zine   by Markos Zouridakis on the subject of story telling, specifically the differing interpretations of memories.

The content consists of archived family photographs, hand-drawn diagrams, calligraphic elements and collage, and has a beautifully messed-up aesthetic. #bookdesign   #graphicdesign  
The Past Recedes is a small, two-part zine by Markos Zouridakis on the subject of story telling, specifically the differing interpretations of memories.
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