Category Archives: Classics

Faber & Faber launches Faber Members

Faber & Faber has launched a wonderful collection of Collectors’ Editions available to Faber Members. Price for 12 books delivered every month is £500. That’s around £42 per book and Faber is offering free delivery to UK customers, £8 delivery … Continue reading

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Folio Society publishes A New Birth of Freedom: Selected Writings of Abraham Lincoln @foliosociety

The Folio Society has released a press release announcing it’s newest edition of A New Birth of Freedom: Selected Writings of Abraham Lincoln, commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination. The Folio Society – “The Folio Society publishes a new selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings to … Continue reading

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Folio Society publishes Dune, @foliosociety

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 … Continue reading

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Folio Society publishes Rupert Brooke’s Selected Poems Limited Edition, @foliosociety

A couple of weeks ago The Folio Society released a press release announcing it’s newest Limited Edition: Rupert Brooke’s Selected Poems. The Folio Society – “To commemorate his centenary: a selection of Rupert Brooke’s poetry with new lithographs by Ed Kluz. These … Continue reading

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Founder and General Editor – The Murty Classical Library of India | Q&A

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A Gentleman’s Library: Thomas Jefferson (1771)

A Virginia Gentleman’s Library: As Proposed by Thomas Jefferson to Robert Skipwith in 1771 and Now Assembled in the Brush-Everard House, Williamsburg, Virginia. On 17 July 1771 Robert Skipwith, Thomas Jefferson’s future brother-in-law, wrote to the then 28 year-old Jefferson, … Continue reading

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Review #7 – De Officiis (Loeb Classical Library No. 30) by Marcus Tullius Cicero (1938)

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Review #3 – Who Goes There? Seven Tales of Science-Fiction (1948) by John W. Campbell, Jr.

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Review #2 – The Diary kept by T.E. Lawrence while travelling in Arabia during 1911 (1993) by T.E. Lawrence

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Review #1 – Seven Pillars of Wisdom: The Complete 1922 ‘Oxford’ Text (2014) by T. E. Lawrence

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