This is a brand new deluxe limited edition with tray-case of Dune by Frank Herbert and signed by artist Sam Weber. This exceptionally crafted new limited edition is a celebration of the novels literary magnitude and will be treasured by collectors for a lifetime.
Limited to just 500 hand-numbered and signed copies, the lavishly illustrated edition is accompanied by a print and commentary volume, and is housed in a beautiful cloth-bound presentation box. The extraordinary treatment befits Frank Herberts epic story, which is played out on Arrakis, or Dune a planet of nothingness, its torched wastelands home to a fierce nomadic people who stalk gargantuan sandworms the size of starships. It is a place where water is sacred and where to shed a tear is the most taboo of all sacrifices.And yet the planet is also humanitys sole source of spice, the mysterious, addictive substance that underpins the workings of the galaxy-wide Padishah Empire. To control Arrakis is to control all. 500 hand-numbered copies illustrated by Sam Weber Limitation tip signed by the artist Bound in cloth printed and blocked with a design by Sam Weber Endpapers printed in gold ink with a design by Sam Weber Frontispiece and 13 colour illustrations (including 3 double-page spreads) printed on Modigliani paper 10 black-and-white chapter headings 512 pages set in Dante with Helvetica Neue and Black Tulip as display Printed on Abbey Pure paper in black and gold inks Red page tops Ribbon marker 11½ x 8. Essays by Michael Dirda and Brian Herbert 72 pages 11½ x 8. 4-colour, double-sided, fold-out map redrawn by Sam Weber. Print for framing printed on Natural Evolution paper. Cloth-covered, central-opening, clamshell box blocked and printed in gold and black with a design by Sam Weber. 12 x 8 x 3½. The item "Dune by Frank Herbert SIGNED by ARTIST New Folio Society Deluxe Limited 1/500" is in sale since Tuesday, October 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "readwhiteandblue" and is located in Dallas, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.