Pynchon’s Against the Day is rich with motifs and symbols, but designers have gravitated to the aerial technology of hot-air balloons and the Chums of Chance’s hydrogen skyship, while others just used the original cover art.
1st US Hardcover Ed.
Publisher: Penguin Group (2006)
Jacket Design: Michael Ian Kaye
Book Design: Claire Vaccaro & Amanda Dewey
US & UK Paperback
Publisher: Random House Group / Vintage (2007)
Illustrator: Yuko Kondo
1st French Edition
Publisher: Seuil (2008)
Translator: Christophe Claro
Illustration: Valérie Gautier