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{Sunday Eyecandy} The Bookscan Project

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Some people have a mission in life. Bruce of has a big one:

The goal of the Bookscans Project is to provide a visual catalog of ALL vintage American paperbacks

Yes, you read that right. The website is a gold mine for the vintage book lover. It stores tons of scanned paperback book covers and dust jackets from the 1960s onwards.

Here are some scans I think are particularly awesome:

I'm a big sucker for Agatha Christie (there, my dirty literary secret's out now), so of course I think anything involving Hercule Poirot is great. (via

A cover says it all! (via

A true classic (via

This one made me laugh. There are actually some pretty juicy ones. (via

There are lots more, is definitely worth a visit. Check it out!

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Author: bettinathenomad

Nomad. International Relations geek. Reader. Feminist. Swimmer. Boulderer. Runner. Hiker. Not necessarily in that order.

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