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.
- 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.