Month: May 2016

The Folio Society wins D&AD Award for Dune

Posted on 24/05/2016

We’re delighted to announce that The Folio Society has been awarded a prestigious Wood Pencil for the outstanding design in our edition of Dune. D&AD celebrate the finest creative work in design a …

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Press Release: V&A Awards

Posted on 24/05/2016

David McConochie wins Illustrator of the Year at the V&A Illustration Awards 2016 for The Folio Book of Ghost Stories Folio Society editions honoured with top prize two years running The Folio Soc …

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Press Release: In Patagonia

Posted on 11/05/2016

In Patagonia Bruce Chatwin Introduced by William Dalrymple Illustrated with 22 photographs by Bruce Chatwin ‘Puckish and witty, dazzlingly experimental, it revolutionised travel writing’ robert macfar …

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Press Release: Brief Lives

Posted on 11/05/2016

Brief Lives John Aubrey Edited by Oliver Lawson Dick Introduced by Peter Conrad Illustrated by Joe Ciardiello ‘One of the most enchanting books ever written’’ ogden nash The Folio Society is delighted …

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Press Release: May Collectables

Posted on 11/05/2016

Two NEW titles available as Folio Collectables ‘Editions of the world’s great literature, in a format worthy of the contents, at a price within the reach of everyman’ CHARLES EDE, founder of The Folio …

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Press Release: Candide

Posted on 11/05/2016

Candide Voltaire Introduction by Julian Barnes Illustrated by Quentin Blake ‘Blake is beyond brilliant. He’s anarchic, moral, infinitely subversive, sometimes vicious, socially acute, sparse when he h …

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Press Release: Foucault's Pendulum

Posted on 09/05/2016

Foucault’s Pendulum Umbert Eco Illustrated by Neil Packer ‘Brilliant, funny, encompassing everything you ever wanted to know about practically everything (including numerology, James Bond’s foes, and …

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Press Release: A Shilling for Candles

Posted on 09/05/2016

A Shilling for Candles Josephine Tey Introduced by Laurie R. King Illustrated by Mark Smith ‘If this is your first time as a guest of Josephine Tey’s imagination, I guarantee it won’t be your last’ va …

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Press Release: Sowing the Wind

Posted on 09/05/2016

Sowing the Wind: The Seeds of Conflict in the Middle East John Keay Foreword by Robert Fisk ‘John Keay’s new history of the British in the modern Middle East is the best for almost 40 years’ the guard …

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Press Release: The World Turned Upside Down

Posted on 09/05/2016

The World Turned Upside Down Radical Ideas during the English Revolution Christopher Hill Foreword by Bernard Capp ‘Immensely rich and exciting … Christopher Hill has that supreme gift of being able t …

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Press Release: The Shining

Posted on 09/05/2016

The Shining Stephen King Introduction by Stephen King Illustrated by Edward Kinsella ‘As a storyteller, he is up there in the Dickens class’ THE TIMES The Folio Society proudly presents one of the mos …

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