Category Archives: Fine Edition

New Faber Members Collectors’ Edition of Seamus Heaney available

Faber & Faber has just announced the publication of their latest Faber Members Collectors’ Edition: Seamus Heaney’s New Selected Poems 1966–1987. This is the second Collectors’ Edition after The Buried Giant by Kazou Ishiguro that I covered in an earlier post. … Continue reading

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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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Faber & Faber published The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

It seems like there has been an explosive buzz around the newest publication from Faber & Faber: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro. Kazuo Ishiguro’s first novel in a decade after Never Let Me Go (2005), The Buried Giant is his seventh novel. He won the … Continue reading

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Just received The Limited Editions Club’s: A Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne (1966)

Received delivery of The Limited Editions Club’s A Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne, published in 1966. With an introduction by Isaac Isamaov and illustrated and signed by the great Edward A. Wilson. Printed for members of … Continue reading

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New Books for Christmas – Folio Society

The Folio Society are offering some new books for this Christmas with some offered at a discount of 20% (I believe only for members). The Christmas Catalogue contains a mix of newly published books, books published last year and a … Continue reading

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Some interesting things from the Folio Society [updated]

These are good times to be a member of The Folio Society. I am quite happy that the Production Director on the Limited Editions Programme, Mr Joe Whitlock Blundell has started a blog discussing future limited editions and their progress … Continue reading

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Dickens 2012

Next year, marks the bicentenary of Charles Dickens’ birth–February 7th, 1812, and we’re joining in for the fun to celebrate ye olde Dickens’ 200th birthday. There is a website up marking the celebration: Dickens 2012, which explains that: Dickens 2012 is … Continue reading

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The Folio Society publishes Gulliver’s Travels LE

A new limited edition—Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift. The Folio Society—Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World, in Four Parts, purports to be the account of a voyage by a surgeon and captain, Lemuel Gulliver. In fact, this biting … Continue reading

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