Classic Fiction

Great works of literature which have lasted through the ages. The Folio Society publishes a diverse collection of classic fiction books, from the earliest stories of the ancient Greeks to the invention of the novel in the 19th century. Folio books include specially commissioned introductions from leading academics and authors as well beautiful illustrations and specially designed hardback covers. See below for the full list of Folio Classic Fiction books.

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Anna Karenina book

Anna Karenina

Leo Tolstoy

Said to be ‘one of the greatest love stories in world literature', Tolstoy’s narrative genius shines through in the portrait he paints of Russia in the latter part of the 19th century.

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The Call of the Wild book

The Call of the Wild

Jack London

Set during the Alaskan gold rush of 1897, Jack London’s classic adventure story inspired Kerouac and Orwell. In this Folio edition, Abigail Rorer’s drawings depict the fierce beauty of the frozen Yukon. David Vann introduces.

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A Christmas Carol book

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens

Michael Foreman's illustrations complement this classic tale, presented in a festive softcover binding as part of the Folio Collectables range.

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Christmas Books book

Christmas Books

Charles Dickens

At the heart of this collection is one of Charles Dickens's best-loved works: A Christmas Carol. This and his other seasonal novellas have become part of Christmas itself, reminding us of simple family pleasures and the value of goodwill.

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Pickwick Papers book

Pickwick Papers

Charles Dickens

The Pickwick Papers (1836-7) launched Dickens's career in riotous style. A rollicking romp through the coaching England of Dickens’s youth, in which the adventures of Mr Pickwick and his friends never fail to delight.

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Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde book

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

The darker side of human nature is revealed in this hugely influential horror classic, illustrated by a fellow master of the gothic.

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Dracula book

Dracula

Bram Stoker

Mingling 19th-century anxieties with the oldest terrors of European myth, Dracula is one of the greatest of all gothic novels, and still has the power to chill the blood.

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Emma book

Emma

Jane Austen

Published in series with Pride and Prejudice, this sparkling edition is introduced by Fay Weldon.

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A Farewell to Arms book

A Farewell to Arms

Ernest Hemingway

Colm Tóibín introduces Hemingway's early masterpiece.

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Frankenstein book

Frankenstein

Mary Shelley

A striking softbound edition of Shelley's classic, illustrated by the acclaimed wood engraver Harry Brockway as part of the Folio Collectables range.

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The Great Gatsby book

The Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Arguably the greatest American novel of the 20th century, Fitzgerald’s simple story of lost love has captivated readers, film-makers and fellow writers for generations.

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Heart of Darkness book

Heart of Darkness

Joseph Conrad

This edition of Conrad's iconic novella features striking illustrations by Sean McSorley, winner of the 2014 Book Illustration Competition.

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The House of the Seven Gables book

The House of the Seven Gables

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Pyncheon family live in a creaking New England mansion and as the brooding atmosphere grows, they realise that their ancestors bequeathed them a lot more than bricks and mortar; the sins of the past are coming back to haunt them.

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Jane Eyre book

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Brontë

Illustrated by Santiago Caruso, our edition of Charlotte Brontë's beloved novel celebrates its gothic undercurrents.

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Lark Rise to Candleford        book

Lark Rise to Candleford

Flora Thompson

Flora Thompson's beautifully detailed chronicle of country life at the close of the 19th century is at once an exceptional piece of social history and a magical elegy to a vanished world.

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