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When I was an avid reader growing up, Paul Bacon's dust jackets fired up my young imagination. From John Jake's North and South trilogy, to Joseph Heller's Catch-22, and James Clavell's Shogun among others, he pioneered bold book designs that featured large lettering and minimal illustrations. In a time before Adobe Illustrator and similar programs, he did all his designs, including the lettering by hard! While I am saddened by his passing, I'm grateful for this lasting contributions to the world of books. Read the in-depth obituary here.