Fantagraphics Books has announced that the company will release the Heart of Thomas manga by Moto Hagio in August 2012. Matt Thorn is editing and translating this title, which was originally released in 1974.

The story follows the protagonist Juli after the death of a friend named Thomas one winter morning.

Fantagraphics is releasing Heart of Thomas as a hardcover with 480 8″ X 10″ pages. The release will be priced at US$35.

Source: ANN