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THE BROTHERS GRIMM - POPULAR FOLK TALES
Written by Brian Alderson; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1321674
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations to text throughout. Illustrated endpapers. 192 pages. 10 x 7". ISBN: 0575024461. Spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn.
The material is drawn from the Opie collection of rare children's books, toys and games. Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1851453342. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.
THE PENNY HISTORIES
Written by Victor E. Neuburg; Brian Alderson.
Stock no. 1303564
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1968. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The second volume in the Juvenile Library. An admirable study of the famous "penny histories" or chapbooks. Cream boards, backed with red cloth spine. Gilt to spine. Red endpapers. Facsimiles of seven of the "penny histories" are included along with a detailed bibliography of source material. 227 pages. 7 x 4". Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Wrapper is just a little edge worn with a tiny nick to top front corner.
Text taken from a copy of Peter Piper's Practical Principles of Plain and Perfect Pronunciation. Postscript by Brian Alderson. ISBN: 0701150432.