Tag: The Folio Society

Holiday Gift Guide

It’s gift-giving season, and there’s not a moment to lose! We present a rundown of the year’s best gifts for children from 1 to 92. The Nursery Rhyme Book, by Andrew Lang; The Folio Society, $59.95, 280 pages, all ages.  Acclaimed Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang (1844-1912) scoured the world of children’s literature to compile volumes

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Won’t You Break Your Lock and Key?

image credit: Bill Bragg The Warden, by Anthony Trollope; The Folio Society, $53.95, 224 pages. Since 1947, the Folio Society, a London-based publishing house, has offered exquisitely crafted volumes of the world’s greatest literature. Their edition of Anthony Trollope’s masterpiece The Warden is no exception – sheathed in a chestnut clamshell case, the clothbound volume includes

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Happy Birthday William Shakespeare

Image used with permission from The Folio Society Lord Polonius: What do you read, my lord? Hamlet: Words, words, words.                                                             Hamlet (2.2 199-200) The Folio Society has been preparing for William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday since 2006, when the renowned British fine books publishing house embarked on an ambitious project to

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