The Birth of Civilization in the Near East (Antonio Frasconi)


A good Anchor. A good book. But how about that cover! With a peculiar design by a young Antonio Frasconi (and an interior design by an even younger Edward Gorey), this one is Instagram gold. We’ll even throw in hi-res versions of the above pics to save you the trouble of shooting yourself.

  • Author: Henri Frankfort
  • Size: 4.125 × 7.125 inches
  • Pages: 144
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Doubleday Anchor, 1956