1. It might be worth visiting the new Georges Simenon museum in Brussels just to see the gallery of book jackets.
—Incidentally, among the most iconic Simenon covers are those designed by Dick Bruna (the creator of Miffy the bunny), whose father ran the publishing house A.W. Bruna & Zoon.

    It might be worth visiting the new Georges Simenon museum in Brussels just to see the gallery of book jackets.

    —Incidentally, among the most iconic Simenon covers are those designed by Dick Bruna (the creator of Miffy the bunny), whose father ran the publishing house A.W. Bruna & Zoon.

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  1. astroantiquity reblogged this from nyrbclassics and added:
    I love Georges Simenon! So existential!
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  5. theshipthatflew reblogged this from nyrbclassics and added:
    Time to make a trip to Brussels!
  6. mulberryroad reblogged this from nyrbclassics and added:
    (Note that the Bruna covers gallery has rather small images, all the same. And you can order the covers as artworks…)
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