Few Book Covers of RK Narayan

October 12, 2006

Pictures: Opmagazine/ Collage: RK

A few rare book covers of RK Narayan‘s novels and short stories. You will see that a few are repeated as they are from the first and subsequent editions. On some of the Covers, RK Laxman has done the illustrations.


3 Responses to “Few Book Covers of RK Narayan”

  1. Shiv Says:

    These book covers really entice me to read some of these. Don’t tell that I judge a book by its cover!

  2. rk Says:

    it is the cover that you see first, so in a way, even that is important. and for a graphic designer, the cover is what really matters first. the illustrations/ pics. and the fonts on the cover are what i see first when i pick up a book.
    hope you read these wonderful books soon. 🙂

  3. Rupa Shankar Says:

    Gosh! These are such amazing covers. Do you own these? I am a big fan of Narayan and own all of his books. However, none of my books have such gorgeous covers. I’m really interested in looking for first editions/ letter press versions of his books just for keepsake. Would you know anyone in India willing to sell these? Or the name of the publishers?

    Let me know… Thanks! Rupa

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