A Look Back At Penguin Book Covers Illustrated By John Griffiths [Pics]

The Guardian has republished some of the work by the artist, who died this week at age 85.

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Emma Hutchings on April 5, 2012.

The British illustrator John Griffiths, who designed a number of book covers for Penguin titles including Fred Hoyle’s The Black Cloud and Eric Linklater’s Ripeness is All, died this week aged 85. The Guardian took a look back at his work by posting a selection of his cover illustrations. Click through the pictures to take a look:

Penguin book covers by John Griffiths