Historical book covers

Historical book cover with the title 'The Jerusalem Creed - A Sean Wyatt Thriller'
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Show off your book's personality with a custom historical cover designed just for you by a professional designer. Need ideas? We’ve collected some amazing examples of historical book covers from our global community of designers. Get inspired and start planning the perfect historical book cover today.

Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover for "The Shadowing" by D.F. Lewis'
Historical book cover with the title 'Faebourne - Historical Romance'
Historical book cover with the title 'Create the next book or magazine cover for Amrit Chima'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover for The Gondola Maker: A novel set in 16th-century Venice'
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical romance'
Historical book cover with the title 'So much owed - An Irish World War II Story'
Historical book cover with the title 'Denn Wir Waren Krieger - Fiction'
Historical book cover with the title 'Community contest | Design a kick-ass book cover for a 2017 bestseller using Adobe Stock! 🏆'
Historical book cover with the title 'An Ignorance of means - Historical Romance'
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical romance'
Historical book cover with the title '1960's Inspired Book based on a true historical moment'
Historical book cover with the title 'Marauder - Valhalla Unleashed'
Historical book cover with the title 'Black Prince'
Historical book cover with the title 'Black River'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover - Beyond The Black Earth'
Historical book cover with the title 'Nesta, Princess of Wales, historical novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'History book cover design'
Historical book cover with the title 'Red Mane'
Historical book cover with the title 'Full book cover design for Glenn Hoge's "Unhittable"'
Historical book cover with the title 'Women and Wild Savages'
Historical book cover with the title 'For sale'
Historical book cover with the title 'facts about negro'
Historical book cover with the title 'ANNE BOLEYN'
Historical book cover with the title ''Fortune's Wheel' by Rebecca Gable'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover: Novel'
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Historical book cover with the title 'KING IN SPLENDOUR'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for historical book about Julius Caesar's dynasy'
Historical book cover with the title ''Emerald Noose' by Georgie Belmont'
Historical book cover with the title 'Arnhem'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover contest entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'The Red Ribbon book cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Retro Book cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover, The Rose Upon The Rood of Time'
Historical book cover with the title 'book cover for Firebrand'
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Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover contest entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'From Oprhan to Highflyer Book Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Village at War'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for the book about a sharecropper's daughter in Southern Illinois at the beginning of the 20st century'
Historical book cover with the title 'Runen und Feng Shui: Das Geheimnis der 72 Formeln'
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical romance cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Galeon by S.M. Dyer'
Historical book cover with the title 'A Call to Arms by P.G. Nagle'
Historical book cover with the title 'Novel Cover for Historical Surrealist Novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover design about WWI Aviation'
Historical book cover with the title 'Red Mane / Historical Romance Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover design: Civil War Novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Detailed, Literal, and Serious Book Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'A book cover for a coming of age tale'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'Compromise with sin.'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical Jorney'
Historical book cover with the title 'Fantasy Book cover '
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical Fiction Ghost Story Book Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Debutante'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'Pirate Novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Beautiful Vintage Concept For A Historical Book Cover Design'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover contest entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'Civil War Novel Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover for a historical fiction novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Rebel Devil'
Historical book cover with the title 'Pirate Novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Fortescues -  Romance Fiction book cover design'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for a Spy-Thriller'
Historical book cover with the title 'Qualities of mercy.'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Historical book cover with the title 'L'Agent Double  - Historical Women's Fiction'
Historical book cover with the title 'book cover for The Red Ribbon'
Historical book cover with the title 'The House of Hardie - Historical Fiction Cover '
Historical book cover with the title '"A striking ebook cover for historical fiction thriller set in Nazi Berlin, 1938."'
Historical book cover with the title 'Maulever Hall-Historical Romance Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for historical ebook'
Historical book cover with the title 'Concept design for a historical romance'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Historical fantasy novel cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Create an amazing book cover for my historical western romance ebook "Western Angel"'
Historical book cover with the title 'Create an amazing book cover for my historical western romance ebook "Western Angel"'
Historical book cover with the title 'Frédéric de Cergnaux'
Historical book cover with the title 'Maulever Hall-Historical Romance Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for a historical novel set in Canada'
Historical book cover with the title 'Cover for a WWII novel'
Historical book cover with the title 'Disintegration effect of Dr. Warren'
Historical book cover with the title 'The Secret diaries'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover proposal'
Historical book cover with the title 'The House of Hardie - Historical Fiction Cover'
Historical book cover with the title ' Royal Flush - Historical Fiction Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Book cover for a historical novel trilogy from the ancient Babylon, Israel and Greece.'
Historical book cover with the title 'The ceasars'
Historical book cover with the title 'Only Charlotte-Historical Romance Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'American History Made Easy (1492-2008)'
Historical book cover with the title 'The House of Hardie - Historical Fiction Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'Maulever Hall-Historical Romance Cover'
Historical book cover with the title 'A Different Kind of Love - Historical Fiction Cover'
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How to create your historical book cover design

If you want an amazing historical book cover that stands out from the competition, work with a professional designer. Find and hire a designer to make your vision come to life, or host a design contest and get ideas from designers around the world.

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Find the perfect designer to match your style and budget. Then collaborate one-on-one to create a custom book cover.

What makes a good historical book cover?

A great book cover tells a story, makes people look twice, and helps your new book jump off the shelves. Book covers achieve all of that through color, typography and other design elements. Learn how to make your historical book cover stand out from the crowd.

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