The publication is officially licensed and will launch on September 10 via Fantoons and is available to pre-order via the band’s website – including a version that comes with a reproduction of the 1978 tourbook.
The Making Of A Farewell To Kings: The Graphic Novel is spread across 144 pages and will be presented in hardback format and measures 12 x 12 inches.
A statement on the book reads: “This epic, fully authorised graphic novel chronicles the birth of Rush’s classic album A Farewell To Kings.
“Relive the trials and triumphs alongside Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee, and Neil Peart as they create the masterpiece of progressive rock that gave birth to Closer To The Heart and the majestic Xanadu.
“The book features artwork and storytelling from Fantoons, with new input from Alex Lifeson and producer Terry Brown.
Check out some of the pages from the graphic novel below.
A reissue of A Farewell To Kings was released back in 2017 to mark its 40th anniversary.
Meanwhile, a book charting the history of Rush’s live history titled Wandering The Face Of The Earth will be published on October 15, while Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland will be released on vinyl for the first time on June 7.
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Rush - Hemispheres - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £18.00, $21.96, €19.98 (New Item) (arrived 18-Oct-2019 10:55)
RUSH Hemispheres (1978 UK 4-track vinyl LP with 'brain' picture labels, featuring the epic seventh album from the Canadian prog trio including the surprise hit single The Trees, the standout instrumental La Villa Strangiato & the 18+ minute strong Cygnus X-1 Book II taking up the whole of side one, housed in a gatefold picture sleeve with lyrics & credits printed across the inside. The sleeve has some general wear mainly to the edges and the vinyl displays some faint surface scuffs but looks barely played)
Rush - Archives - EX - UK - 3-LP vinyl set - £30.00, $36.60, €33.30 (New Item) (arrived 10-Oct-2019 17:52)
RUSH Archives (1978 UK 26-track triple vinyl LP repackaging their first three studio albums: Rush, Fly By Night and Caress Of Steel, encompassing early classics across the board from Working Man, Anthem & Bastille Day to Lakeside Park/ The unique gatefold picture sleeve has some scuffing at the edges, the vinyl shows some light hairlines and cosmetic paper scuffs but remains excellent with few signs of play)
Rush - All The World's A Stage - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £15.00, $18.30, €16.65 (New Item) (arrived 10-Oct-2019 17:02)
RUSH All The World's A Stage (1984 UK Mercury 12-track double vinyl LP featuring a collection of live recordings from their performances at Toronto's Massey Hall between 11th - 13th June 1976, housed in a gatefold picture sleeve with the 'Priceless' series inners. There is some evidence of general ageing to the sleeve, with some light corner wear but the vinyl remains in excellent condition with minimal signs of play PRID1)
Rush - Rush - UK - vinyl LP - £35.00, $42.70, €38.85 (New Item) (arrived 10-Oct-2019 14:31)
RUSH Rush (1974 UK 8-track vinyl LP, the debut album from the Canadian rock band featuring the original drummer John Rutsey, iconic picture sleeve. The sleeve displays only light general wear whilst the vinyl shows just light signs of play but remains excellent, a really nice example)
Rush - 2112 [Twenty One Twelve] - UK - vinyl LP - £35.00, $42.70, €38.85 (New Item) (arrived 10-Oct-2019 14:25)
RUSH 2112 (1976 UK 6-track vinyl LP, the fourth studio album by the Canadian rockers considered the best known from 'phase 1' and a veritable career saver, gatefold picture sleeve with lyrics printed inside. The sleeve displays some light ring/edge wear scuffs with a little corner creasing, whilst the vinyl remains in excellent condition with just light signs of play)
Rush - The Body Electric - Red Vinyl - UK - 10" vinyl - £25.00, $30.50, €27.75 (New Item) (arrived 09-Oct-2019 15:48)
RUSH The Body Electric (1984 UK limited edition 3-track 10" single pressed on Red Translucent Vinyl, also including The Analog Kid & Distant Early Warning, hype stickered picture sleeve. The sleeve displayssome light general wear whilst the vinyl shows little evidence of play RUSH1110)
Rush - Prime Mover - White Vinyl - UK - 7" vinyl - £25.00, $30.50, €27.75 (New Item) (arrived 08-Oct-2019 16:09)
RUSH Prime Mover (1987 UK limited edition 7" single pressed on White Vinyl, also including a live version of Distant Early Warning, hype stickered clear PVC sleeve, the vinyl looks barely played RUSHR14)
Rush - Subdivisions - UK - 7" vinyl - £8.00, $9.76, €8.88 (New Item) (arrived 03-Oct-2019 18:28)
RUSH Subdivisions (1982 UK injection moulded 7" vinyl single, also including a live version of Red Barchetta, picture sleeve. The sleeve shows just a little light wear & the vinyl remains in superb condition with few signs of play RUSH9)
Rush - Exit... Stage Left - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £20.00, $24.40, €22.20 (New Item) (arrived 19-Sep-2019 13:01)
RUSH Exit... Stage Left (1981 UK 13-track double vinyl LP featuring a collection of tracks recorded live in Canada & the UK. The glossy gatefold picture sleeve has just light signs of shelfwear to the edges and the discs appear in barely played condition)
Rush - 2112 [Twenty One Twelve] - VG - UK - vinyl LP - £25.00, $30.50, €27.75 (New Item) (arrived 05-Sep-2019 16:03)
RUSH 2112 (1976 UK 6-track vinyl LP, the fourth studio album by the Canadian rockers considered the best known from 'phase 1' and a veritable career saver, housed in the gatefold picture sleeve with lyrics printed inside. There is some scuffing and wear along the edgesof the sleeve with some ringwear whilst the vinyl remains in excellent condition)