Salter Alexanderplatz

George Salter Cover jacket Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred Döblin S. Fischer Verlag, Berlin, 1929  The cover design for Döblin’s masterwork, Berlin Alexanderplatz of 1929, has been praised by some as the most significant book jacket designed in the 20th century. Using a collage of text and images, Salter replicates Döblin’s own literary strategies.

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