This Folio Life: Reader’s Choice

Posted on 15/08/2019

Folio’s raison d’être is to publish the books Folio readers most love, in a form worthy of their contents. In order to find out which books you really want to read, and reread and reread, we conduct s …

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This Folio Life: How we crafted Utamaro’s blind blocking

Posted on 04/07/2019

One of the many challenges the Production team faced when undertaking to reproduce Kitagawa Utamaro’s Studies from Nature was how to recreate in our facsimile the texture of the relief printing, which …

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Press Release: The Mask of Command

Posted on 04/09/2019

The Mask of Command A Study of Generalship John Keegan Introduced by Sir Lawrence Freedman ‘Fascinating and enlightening.’ new york times What qualities make a great general, and how have these change …

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Press Release: Oryx and Crake

Posted on 04/09/2019

Oryx and Crake Margret Atwood With a new introduction by the author for this edition Illustrated by Harriet Lee-Merrion ‘Saturated in science, the novel is simultaneously alive with literary resonance …

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Press Release: To Love and Be Wise

Posted on 04/09/2019

To Love and Be Wise Jospehine Tey Illustrated by Mark Smith ‘This disarmingly low-key tale of a mysterious disappearance is the perfect introduction to Tey’s world.’ val mcdermid The incomparable Insp …

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Press Release: Joan of Arc

Posted on 04/09/2019

Joan of Arc Helen Castor With a new foreword by the author ‘With elegant bravado, Helen Castor hacks through the different accounts, giving blood and sinew to a figure sassier than her saintly legend’ …

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