Press Release: The Book of the New Sun

Posted on 23/05/2019

The Book of the New Sun Gene Wolfe Introduced by Neil Gaiman Illustrated by Sam Weber ‘A masterpiece. Gene Wolfe is a wizard, a torturer, frightening, delightful. Beware! This is magic stuff!’ ursula …

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Press Release: Italian Folktales

Posted on 01/05/2019

Italian Folktales Compiled, edited and introduced by Italo Calvin Preface by Guillermo del Toro Illustrated by Gérard DuBois Translated by George Martin ‘The book is, I think, impossible to recommend …

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Press Release: Sophie’s World

Posted on 01/05/2019

Sophie’s World Jostein Gaarder Preface by the author Illustrated by Sandra Rilova Translated by Paulette Møller ‘Not until this special edition of Sophie’s World by The Folio Society does the written …

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Press Release: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Posted on 01/05/2019

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd Agatha Christie Introduced by Sophie Hannah Illustrated by Andrew Davidson ‘Makes breathless reading from first to the unexpected last’ The Observer Proclaimed by the Crime …

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Press Release: The Longest Day

Posted on 01/05/2019

The Longest Day The D-Day Story, June 6, 1944 Cornelius Ryan Introduced by Micheal Shapiro Afterword by the author ‘Fifty years from now, the history of D-Day will, I’m sure, lean heavily on this book …

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Get Shorty

Posted on 01/05/2019

Get Shorty Elmore Leonard Introduced by Dennis Lehane Illustrated by Gary Kelley ‘Mr Leonard did more than merely validate the popular crime thriller; he stripped the form of its worn-out affectations …

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Press Release: The Prophet

Posted on 01/05/2019

The Prophet Written and illustrated by Jostein Gaarder The first edition to publish Gibran’s colour illustrations alongside his original text. ‘Exquisite . . . simply a masterpiece’ independent Such i …

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Press Release: Ubik

Posted on 01/05/2019

Ubik Phillip K. Dick Introduced by Kim Stanley Robinson Illustrated by La Boca ‘‘The most consistently brilliant SF writer in the world’’ John Brunner Ubik is an unmissable Folio edition for fans of o …

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Press Release: The Travels

Posted on 01/05/2019

The Travels Marco Polo Introduced and translated by Nigel Cliff ‘The remarkable thing about it is that so much of it turns out to have been true.’ Guardian Few books can be said to have changed the wo …

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The lliad and The Odyssey

Posted on 01/05/2019

The Iliad and The Odyssey Homer Translated by Robert Fagles Introduced by Bernard Knox Illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith ‘When a hand reached down to mine, across 3,000 years, and I felt its reassuri …

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