Month: October 2017

This Folio Life: George Orwell, Farmer

Posted on 25/10/2017

In one of George Orwell’s diaries, opposite the entry for 3 October 1946, there’s a rough sketch, instantly recognisable to any allotment holder or gardener as a planting scheme for a fruit and vegeta …


This Folio Life: Celebrating The Little Prince

Posted on 03/10/2017

I had been hoping to publish a Folio edition of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince for years. The question was how to make it the definitive edition of this much-loved fable?  The answer to …