The Left Hand Of Darkness [new Folio Society copy]


By Ursula K. LeGuin

Deluxe new copy of this classic SF novel from The Folio Society

Out of stock


  • New book from The Folio Society [London, 2018]
  • Illustrated by David Lupton
  • The first illustrated edition of Ursula K. Le Guin’s masterpiece
  • Described by Margaret Atwood as ‘one of the literary greats’ and by Stephen King as ‘a literary icon’, Ursula K. Le Guin stands as a colossus in the field of speculative fiction. The Left Hand of Darkness won multiple awards, including the Hugo for best novel, making Le Guin the first woman to win it; appropriate indeed, given that her extraordinary novel of betrayal, loyalty, love and survival was to change the conversation about gender for ever.
  • Bound in printed and blocked cloth; Set in Poliphilus; 288 pages; Integrated title double-page spread and 14 black & white integrated illustrations; Printed endpapers; Printed slipcase with spot UV varnish; 9½˝ x 6¼˝