Folio Society - The Book of the New Sun by: Gene Wolfe - BRAND NEW - 1st Edition, 1st Printing - Out Of Print. We removed the books from the publishers original paper wrapping for the sole purpose of inspecting and providing better protection. These books are BRAND NEW and have been re-sealed in archival magazine bags.
They also provide protection from dust, odors, and UV rays while storing or displaying. The four volume saga chronicles the journey and ascent to power of Severian, a disgraced journeyman torturer who rises to the position of Autarch, the one ruler of the free world. Severian, who claims that he has perfect memory, tells the story in first person; the books are presented by Wolfe as a translation of Severian's writings into contemporary English.
A stunning new two-volume Folio edition of Gene Wolfes acclaimed The Book of the New Sun , lavishly illustrated by Sam Weber and introduced by Neil Gaiman. The Book of the New Sun. Quarter-bound in blocked cloth with printed paper sides. Set in Jenson with Priori Serif display. 8 colour illustrations, including 4 double-page spreads, 12 black & white illustrations in total.Decorative capital letters drawn by Sam Weber. Printed in black & red. 1160 pages in total - 10 x 6¾. Don't forget to check our other listings and let us know if you have any questions.
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