One of the greatest works of modern fiction, Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Color Purple is presented in a beautifully crafted new Folio edition, illustrated by British artist Lela Harris.
The Folio Diary 2023
Featuring 12 full-page illustrations from recently published Folio editions, the Folio Diary 2023 is a celebration of the talent of the artists and illustrators who work on our books.
Featuring 12 full-page illustrations from recently published Folio editions, the Folio Diary 2023 is a celebration of the talent of the artists and illustrators who work on our books. There is a beautiful landscape painting from The Living Mountain by Rose Strang; a stunning Harry Brockway woodcut that featured in Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s Best Short Stories; artwork by Stanley Donwood from Selected Poems by Thomas Hardy; and illustrations from Jonathan Burton, June Carey and Marie-Alice Harel, among others.
Bound in soft-touch laminated paper, and featuring a stunning binding design by Lela Harris, who illustrated our edition of The Color Purple, the Folio Diary is as practical as it is aesthetically pleasing and will make a gorgeous gift or keepsake.
Bound in soft-touch laminated paper, printed and blocked with a design by Lela Harris
Set in Gill Sans
Full colour throughout with 12 full-page illustrations
7¼˝ x 5˝
JANUARY Illustration © 2021 Daniel Liévano, from Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
FEBRUARY Painting © 2021 Rose Strang, from The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd
MARCH Woodcut © 2021 Harry Brockway, from Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s Best Short Stories
APRIL Illustration © 2021 Sally Dunne, from Crooked House by Agatha Christie
MAY Illustration © 2021 Peter Bailey, from La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman
JUNE Artwork © 2021 Stanley Donwood, from Selected Poems by Thomas Hardy
JULY Illustration © 2021 Vector That Fox, from The Lost World by Michael Crichton
AUGUST Illustration © 2021 Jonathan Burton, from A Feast for Crows by George R. R. Martin
SEPTEMBER Illustration © 2021 June Carey, from Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott
OCTOBER Illustration © 2021 Neil Packer, from The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri
NOVEMBER Illustration © 2021 Marie-Alice Harel, from Castle in the Air by Diana Wynne Jones
DECEMBER Illustration © 2021 Sally Dunne, from Venetia by Georgette Heyer
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