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A Woman of Thirty Honoré de Balzac
I mean, this cover. It's terrible! It looks like this woman stepped out of an A-ha video. And I loved "Take On Me" and Norwegian synth-pop in general, so that's not an insult. It's just a little visually dissonant because the book is about a French woman in the early 19th century, not about a French woman in the early 1980s. Someone should have thought long and hard before approving this cover. Instead, it seems, no one thought at all.