Catching up on your correspondence? Do it the classic way and pop one of our sweet little notecards into the mailbox! Our Recovering the Classics notecards are the perfect way to go old school and also make a great gift for classic literature lovers of all ages. With cover art inspired by the classic literature titles that have enter the public domain, each notecard is designed with care by a member of our artist community and handpicked by Team CAN. Each folded notecard measures 4.25 x 5.5” is blank on the inside, comes with an envelope, and is produced using environmentally friendly vegetable-based inks and solvents. FSC® Certification by the Rainforest Alliance.
The Digital Public Library of America amplifies the value of libraries as Americans’ most trusted sources of shared knowledge. They do this by proactively collaborating with partners in the field to accelerate innovative tools and ideas that empower and equip libraries to broaden digital access to information. Recovering The Classics is a crowdsourced collection of original book covers for some of the greatest works in the public domain, where anyone can contribute.
This design was inspired by tapestries from the Middle East, where these stories were collected. The patterns are meant to evoke the imagery from the books, with wispy smoke from and genie, snakes, foxes and wolves. — Angela Hadrill