The Toilers of the Sea – New Folio Society Limited Edition


          The Folio Society Has just announced another beautiful limited edition by Victor Hugo, The Toilers of the Sea! The first edition of Victor Hugo’s magnificent adventure story to include all of his original illustrations placed as he wished. Beautifully reproduced, they are further illuminated in a newly commissioned foreword by the renowned art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon. This is the finest and most faithful edition of The Toilers of the Sea, celebrating Hugo’s brilliance as both author and artist.

Production Details

  • Illustrated by Victor Hugo
  • Introduction by Graham Robb
  • Foreword by Andrew Graham-Dixon
  • Translated from the French by James Hogarth
  • Limited to 1,250 hand-numbered copies
  • Quarter-bound in Indian Goatskin, with cloth printed sides and gold blocking on the spine
  • Printed on Veltique Ivory
  • 520 pages
  • 36 colour illustrations by Victor Hugo
  • Book size: 9½” x 7¼”
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