Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (Folio Society, 2006) illustrated by Philip Bannister
by Robert Louis Stevenson, illustrations by Philip Bannister
The Folio Society, fifth printing 2006 (of 1994 edition)
The Folio Society first published an edition of ‘Treasure Island’ in 1963 with illustrations by Peter Roberson.
A second edition published in 1994 (four printings 1994, 1997, 1998 & 2005) was illustrated by N. C. Wyeth. However, the fifth printing (2006) of this edition is newly illustrated by Philip Bannister.
Hardback – buckram boards with gilt decoration to front board and spine, in a custom-made slipcase. 238pp plus colour plates. Size: 9.25 x 7.25 inches approx. (235mm x 185mm).
A nice, clean copy in a custom slipcase.
ref. : Folio 60 – A Bibliography of The Folio Society 1947-2006