Set in Vendetta with Esmeralda as display. 824 pages in total over two volumes. 12 full page and 4 double-page colour illustrations.
Printed in black & gold throughout. 8 illustrated chapter openers and 9 illustrated house sigils. 9 family trees in volume two.
Fold-out map inserted in case, bound in blocked cloth. Blocked and printed slipcase with printed illustration inside. A story as epic as A Game of Thrones deserves an edition fit for the Iron Throne, and this lavish two-volume set drips with exquisite details.
Award-winning illustrator Jonathan Burton has provided a series of gorgeous colour illustrations that take the reader deeper into the realms of Westeros than ever before. His work can also be seen in the stunning binding designs, the chapter heading illustrations, and even in a special image hidden on the inside of the unique slipcase. In an exclusive introduction, celebrated fantasy author Joe Abercrombie delves into how the book changed the landscape of the fantasy genre, while family trees helping readers to keep their Lannisters separate from their Targaryens have been designed at the end of the novel, alongside newly drawn House sigils.
This spectacular set includes a new colour map of The Known World, folding out to reveal the full splendour of George R. As a small child, I fell in love with illustrated books, when Howard Pyle and N.Wyeth brought Robin Hood, King Arthur, and the Men of Iron alive for me with their art. Its a passion that has stayed with me all my life. A STUNNING NEW SERIES FROM FOLIO. A Game of Thrones is the first part in the sweeping A Song of Ice and Fire saga. The series is epic fantasy in its truest sense, immersing the reader in a vast and detailed world, full of strange gods, dangerous magic and extraordinary landscapes; but it is also fantasy at its most modern, plotted with all the breakneck pace of a thriller and populated with diverse, complex characters that will win your heart and break it, all in the space of a few chapters. This magnificent set of A Game of Thrones is the first in a landmark series for The Folio Society.
Martin is a celebrated author of fantasy, horror, and science-fiction stories and novels. He began publishing short stories in science-fiction and fantasy magazines in the early 1970s, and his first novel, Dying of the Light, was published in 1977.The winner of multiple Nebula and Hugo Awards, as well as the 2012 World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement, Martin has also received three Emmy Awards for his work as a producer on the HBO adaptation of his Song of Ice and Fire novels, Game of Thrones. Martin A Game of Thrones, Book 1 Folio Society" is in sale since Friday, June 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Fiction". The seller is "artists_emporium" and is located in Baldock, Hertfordshire.
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