New Illustrated Edition of Toni Morrison’s “Beloved”

Beloved Illustrated

The Folio Society’s Illustrated version of Toni Morrison’s “Beloved”

Folio Society’s Edition is the First to Include Images

Since it’s publication in 1987, Toni Morrison’s novel “Beloved” has become a classic of late 20th century American literature. It won the Pulitzer Prize and a recent survey of 100 prominent writers by the New York Times named it the best novel of the last 25 years.

The new edition is the work of The Folio Society, which prints “beautifully crafted, imaginative editions of the world’s great works of fiction and non-fiction,” and is illustrated by Joe Morse, who is known for his portraits of political and entertainment figures. The introduction is written by author Russell Banks.

Flavorwire recently interviewed illustrator Joe Morse about his approach to illustrating “Beloved.”

READ THE INTERVIEW HERE.

Other Folio Society Books and Limited Editions

Based in England, the Folio Society has been creating beautiful editions of important books since 1947. Books that are beautiful to look at, rewarding to read and produced to last for generations. Every Folio book is beautifully bound and illustrated, printed on the highest quality paper and presented in a protective slipcase.

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Illustrated Version of Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice Folio Edition Image 2

Illustration from Folio Edition

Pride and Prejudice Folio Illustration 1

Illustration from Folio Edition

Dune by Frank Herbert

Dune Illustrated

Dune Poster

Limited Edition Poster FREE GIFT with your copy of Dune A3 limited-edition poster featuring Sam Weber’s illustration of Paul Atreides from the binding design

Dune Illustrated 2

Illustrated by Sam Weber

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