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The Folio Society and the most beautiful books in the world

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I feel I have been incredibly lucky to work with some of my favourite publishers, authors and illustrators (it is a long list so definitely excited for future projects!) but when the opportunity came to work for The Folio Society, I truly couldn’t believe my luck. Founded in London in 1947, The Folio Society publishes illustrated hardback editions of classic fiction and non-fiction books with good…

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Books rule the world

Llibreria-Catalonia-1932

Llibreria Catalonia, 1932 – El mon es governat pels llibres (The world is ruled by books)  Always a sad day when a(nother) bookshop closes. I spent many hours, pesetas and euros at Llibreria Catalonia growing up, one of my parents’ favourite bookshops in central Barcelona open since 1929. I heard the manager on the radio earlier – he said a McDonald’s restaurant is opening in…