A fascinating book, encased in a beautiful collector’s box, The Orchid tells the intriguing stories of 40 orchids.
The Islamic World is a global history told through art and cultural artefacts dating from the 7th century to the present.
In Heaven on Earth T. J. Clark interweaves philosophical interrogation with contemporary art theory.
Susan Schulten explores the story of the continent in A History of America in 100 Maps.
The Family of Hummingbirds is the definitive collection of illustrations by 19th-century naturalist painter John Gould.
This collector’s slipcased edition of J. R. R. Tolkien’s third Middle-earth book is lavishly illustrated by Alan Lee.
Robert Philip’s The Classical Music Lover’s Companion to Orchestral Music is an essential guide to 400 popular works.
This stunning set of six best-selling British Library Crime Classics have been printed in hardback exclusively for Folio and are only available to buy here.
Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms showcases the British Library’s outstanding collection of manuscripts and accompanied the 2018 exhibition of the same name.
A cornucopia of curious places and bizarre events, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most fascinating places and events in the world.
A new limited edition published to commemorate the poet’s death in November 1918 and designed to emulate the fine press editions of the early 20th century. In series with Selected Poems Rupert Brooke and Selected Poems Edward Thomas.
Ian Fleming’s superspy returns in Diamonds Are Forever, the sixth volume of our James Bond collection, with Fay Dalton’s artwork oozing glamour and danger.
Gwyn Jones dispels the myths of an empire built on terror and tyranny, in The Vikings; now in its seventh Folio Society printing.
Legendary science-fiction artist Stephen Hickman brings every inch of frenetic action to the page in the first illustrated edition of Robert A. Heinlein’s Hugo Award-winning Starship Troopers. Introduced by Joe Haldeman.
The definitive account of ancient Rome by acclaimed historian Mary Beard vividly depicts ordinary Roman lives and contains more than 45 full-colour images specially selected for the Folio edition of S.P.Q.R.
The Folio Book of Science is the first anthology of science writing equally weighted between male and female authors, selected by scientist, author and broadcaster Professor Alice Roberts.
Graham and Hugh Greene expose the clandestine world of espionage in The Spy’s Bedside Book, illustrated with the meticulous and mysterious drawings of Nick Hardcastle.
The Folio Book of Children’s Poetry is an eclectic and thought-provoking collection chosen to amuse, entertain and challenge young readers – from classic Wordsworth to the inimitable Dahl.
Published by The Folio Society for the first time, Of Mice and Men is John Steinbeck’s electrifying tale of injustice and shattered dreams, set during the Great Depression.