Lethem, Jonathan (Introduction); 24 Individual Artists. Limited Edition of 750 numbered copies. Box Set of Four Books. Con dition: New in Original box. A mint set received direct from The Folio Society.
There will be no more produced. The set has only been out of the box to be checked. Note : the first 9 photos are stock photos from The Folio Society. The last 3 photos are of the item to show you the release number, packaging & books. This collection of all 118 of Philip K. Dicks pieces of short fiction, with 24 illustrations by 24 different artists, is a celebration of the freewheeling imagination of a science-fiction master. Introduced by Jonathan Lethem and presented in four volumes, this unique set is limited to just 750 hand-numbered copies. The box set features a dizzying array of elements, from the two-part presentation box and bindings, designed by independent studio La Boca, to the carefully chosen endpapers and eye-popping colour scheme. Twenty-four illustrators were commissioned to create one image each for a Philip K.
Dick short story chosen specially for them. A work of art on every level, The Complete Short Stories is the definitive edition an essential set not only for science-fiction aficionados, but for anyone with a passion for illustrative art and 20th century literature. Bindings designed by La Boca and bound in Duchesse cloth screen-printed with fluorescent inks. 24 illustrations in total by 24 artists, printed on Arctic Volume Ivory paper. 2,560 text pages in total.
Set in Mentor with Futura display. Text printed on Abbey Pure FSC certified paper. Title pages and contents printed in two colours. Four volumes each 9¾" x 6¾". Presented in a two-part box designed by La Boca.
This is a very heavy set which will be posted in the original FS packaging. Please enquire for international costs which vary from country to country. Thank you for looking if you, if you have any questions please ask and I will be happy to answer. Great care was taken in unpacking the books.
The books have been packaged back up it's original packaging to ensure safe transportation. The item "Philip K Dick Complete Short Stories/Folio Society Limited Edition Box Set of 4" is in sale since Friday, April 16, 2021.
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- Binding: Hardback
- Language: English
- Fiction Subject: Science Fiction
- Special Attributes: Box Set
- Author: Philip K. Dick
- Publisher: The Folio Society
- Weight: 10.8 kgs
- Year Printed: 2021