Press Release: BIC 2018 Judges Announced

Posted on 13/12/2017

The Book Illustration Competition 2018 Judging Panel Announced London, 13 December 2017: The Folio Society and House of Illustration announce that Helen Dorey joins the judging panel for the 2018 Book …

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Press Release: She-Wolves

Posted on 11/10/2017

She-Wolves The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth Helen Castor With a new foreword by the author ‘Castor is that rarity: a professionally trained historian who can write. And in this gripping an …

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Press Release: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Posted on 11/10/2017

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner & Three Other Poems Samuel Taylor Coleridge Illustrated by Harry Brockway ‘The inescapable glow of the authentic visionary’ the oxford companion to english literatu …

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Press Release: The Book of Psalms

Posted on 11/10/2017

The Book of Psalms From the Authorised King James Version of the Bible Introduced by Harry Brockway Lettering designed by Jessica Hische ‘If all the other Books of Scripture could perish, there were e …

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Press Release: My Family and Other Animals

Posted on 11/10/2017

My Family and Other Animals Gerald Durrell Introduced by Michael Morpurgo Lettering designed by Paul Cox ‘This is a very wicked, very funny, and I’m afraid rather truthful book.’ lawrence durrell When …

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Press Release: Ghost Stories

Posted on 11/10/2017

Ghost Stories M. R. James With a preface by the author Illustrated by James McBryde ‘The finest and most frightening ghost stories in the English language’ mark gatiss Montague Rhodes James (1862–1936 …

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Press Release: East of Eden

Posted on 11/10/2017

East of Eden John Steinbeck Introduced by Michael Dirda Illustrated by Edward Kinsella ‘‘A novel planned on the grandest possible scale . . . One of those occasions when a writer has aimed high and th …

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Press Release: Moby dick

Posted on 11/10/2017

Moby-Dick Herman Melville Illustrated by Rockwell Kent ‘I think that the book which I put down with the unqualified thought “I wish I had written that” is Moby-Dick’ william faulkner Following the hug …

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Press Release: Berlin

Posted on 11/10/2017

Berlin: The Downfall 1945 Anthony Beevor ‘Brilliant’ michael burleigh, Guardian Antony Beevor’s critically acclaimed historical masterpiece is a gripping and frequently harrowing account of the Red Ar …

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