Trade Paperback Edition: Gulliver's Travels

PROJECT BRIEF

Next November 30th will mark the 350th birthday of Jonathan Swift, widely regarded as the greatest prose satirist in the English language, and a call for the redesign a cover for a new trade paperback edition of Swift's masterpiece, Gulliver's Travels. 

concept

The image explores a classic passage detailing the years of barbarity and stupidity which stem from two monarch’s disagreement over which end of a hard-boiled egg is the more appropriate end to break. 

SPECS

Typefaces Used: Knockout

Paper Stock: Red River 50lb Matte Polar

Dimensions: 5.32 in x 8.51 in

Production: Printed via 6 color inkjet process

AWARDS

2016 Adobe Design Achievement Awards
Print Design | Semifinalist

2016 Flux Student Design Competition
Publication Design | AIGA Blue Ridge | Frederick, Maryland