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In celebration of Women’s History Month we’d like to honour the female artists behind our covers – from writers of classic masterpieces to contemporary painters. Michiko Kamee Michiko Kamee is the...
A prolific writer of many genres, H.G. Wells (1866–1946) wasn’t just a science fiction pioneer, but a futurist whose visions for our future have had a great impact on our modern world. His writing...
Jules Gabriel Verne (1828–1905) is the author of some of the world’s most famous books, including Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea and Around the World in Eighty Days. He has the rare distinction of being the second most translated author...
These captivating images come from first edition copies of Andrew Lang’s The Violet Fairy Book and The Olive Fairy Book. These collections of fairy tales and folklore are each a part of a twelve-part series known as Lang’s Fairy Books (or...
In the 15th century Johannes Gutenberg invented printing from movable, reproducible type, a development that transformed the face of printing and enabled the creation of his famed 42-line Bible. Gutenberg’s invention made it possible to replicate the work of scribes...
Introducing Destiny, from the New Series Voltaire’s Book of Fate This handsome design once housed the legendary writer Voltaire’s Zadig, or The Book of Fate, first published in 1747. The Book of Fate...
This season we’re bringing you new stationery and storage solutions that inspire. From returning favourites to the iconic works of Jules Verne and Andrew Lang, our Spring 2020 collection has been curated to celebrate art of all...
In addition to new softcover series Free Your Mind and Retro Pop!, four classic Paperblanks designs are now available as Flexi notebooks. Pictured here: Higher and Higher, Zahra, Azure, Wordscapes and Juniper softcover...
Every human mind contains hidden rooms that house our ability to dream, imagine and embark on flights of fancy. These are the spaces where you can create freely in a shower of ideas. German artist Catrin Welz-Stein’s dreamlike digital art...
Simple shapes come to life in the quirky pop art of Eric Comstock. An illustrator, designer and children’s book author, Comstock spent over a decade in advertising before taking up illustration full time....

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