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The Existentialists, 1968

Another cool one from Pelican.

Great use of 3 colors.

Cover design by Al Nagy.

Love the circles illustration. Too bad about the kerning on the “Te”…


Not sure of the date—latest inside is 1961, but this is clearly much later.

I like to think of all these books I collect as “historical documents” (quote-unquote). This one was particularly cool for having an actual historical document hidden within its pages. A 1967 draft notice:

I’m going to see if I can find the original recipient of this notice in case he wants it back!

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