Folio News : March 2010

Folio artist Dodie Masterman dies aged 91

Veteran illustrator of many Folio books including Anna Karenina

Dodie (Rhoda) Masterman, beloved illustrator of several Folio books, has died aged 91. She created many memorable images for Folio Society editions of the works of Balzac, DH Lawrence, Joyce and T...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

'Oh, Whistle and I'll Come to You, My Lad ...' in London Word Festival

Award-winning live performance of M.R. James's spine-chiller

As part of the London Word Festival, Robert Lloyd Parry will perform his dramatisation of the spine-chilling story by M.R. James set on the Suffolk coast, at Jamboree in London's Cable Street Stud...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

The Sea, The Sea wins prestigious Design Week award

First ever Folio entry scoops award for Print Editorial Design

We are delighted to announce that The Folio Society's edition of The Sea, The Sea by Iris Murdoch, illustrated by Tatsuro Kiuchi, last night won an award for Print Editorial Design at the...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

Scott's Last Expedition in pictures

Marking the 100th anniversary of the start of the expedition

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of Captain R. F. Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova expedition. In a commemorative exhibition, Herbert George Ponting's photographs of the expe...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

Last surviving Mitford sister celebrates 90th birthday

Exhibition at Chatsworth honours Dowager Duchess of Devonshire

On 14 March, the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire opened an exhibition at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire to celebrate her 90th birthday. Born Deborah Mitford, the Duchess is the youngest and last surv...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011
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