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Illustration © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

The Folio Society has released a press release announcing it’s newest collector’s edition of DUNE by Frank Herbert.

The Folio Society – “The Folio Society announces the publication of its much-anticipated edition of Frank Herbert’s classic science-fiction novel, Dune, illustrated by US artist Sam Weber. Through a series of acutely detailed illustrations, Weber perfectly captures the intricacies of Herbert’s vision. A limited edition poster of the striking cover image of Paul Atreides will accompany each book purchased from the initial print run.

To read more, see their Press Release and PDF. Product information

  • Illustrated by Sam Weber
  • Introduced by Michael Dirda
  • Afterword by Brian Herbert
  • Bound in metallic buckram, printed and blocked with a design by Sam Weber.
  • Set in Dante with Helvetica Neue and Black Tulip display.
  • Frontispiece and 11 colour illustrations including 3 double-page spreads plus a number of black & white chapter head illustrations.
  • Printed map endpapers by Martin Sanders.
  • Metallic printed slipcase.
  • 10″ x 6¾”.
  • 576 pages
  • £75. US $125.00 Can/Aus $150.00

Publication date 2 April 2015. You can’t order it online yet. They are anticipating a high demand, so are currently taking telephone pre-orders for this title: UK / EUR +44 (0)207 400 4200 | US +1 866 255 8280 (toll-free) | CAN +1 866 255 7314 (toll-free) or contact The Folio Society directly.

Copyright: All pictures are copyrighted by The Folio Society and are shown on Books and Typewriters for illustrative purposes only. Design by Sam Weber, via Folio Society.

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Illustration © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Slipcase © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Slipcase © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Flat book © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Open book with spine © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Illustration © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Illustration © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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Illustration © Folio Society 2015 from Dune by Frank Herbert

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