The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Cover
Type of Work
This is a hard back cover of Mark Twain's “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The book was copyrighted in 1918, and features a pen and ink illustrative cover, omitting the title of the book. The middle of the book is the Companion Library logo, and this book displays the illustrative, design elements from the time period. The title page features serif typography and another pen and ink illustration, and the book spine contains the author and title, as well as the same illustrations. The cover design is simple yet intricate, and displays a historical precedent for book design. The style is representative of the material limits that were on design at the time of the book's publication.