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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM

Written by Brothers Grimm
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Published by Constable and Company Ltd. in 1909

THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm, Noel Daniel. Illustrated by Walter Crane, Kay Nielsen, Jessie Willcox Smith, George Cruikshank, et al..
Published by Taschen. 2011. Hardback.

In honor of the 200th anniversery of Grimms' fairy tales, this book brings to life their timeless magic in an all new translation alongside art by some of the most treasured children's illustrators from the 1820s to the 1950s. Purple cloth, gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay to front and rear board. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Two ribbon page markers.

Slightly better than very good condition. Couple of corners are bumped. Contents are still excellent!

Stock no. 2125858

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1st thus. 1909. Hardback.

Originally published by Freemantle in 1900, Constable purchased the copyright and reissued this sumptuous version with revised, redrawn and recoloured illustrations. Crimson cloth with gilt decorations to spine and front cover. 40 exquisite tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue guards. Red and grey pictorial endpapers. Top edge red. 325 pages. Title on front cover and spine is "Grimm's Fairy Tales".

Very good condition. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. 1-2" split to top of middle of spine; a little fraying to cloth. Some foxing; a few grubby margin marks. Tipped-in plates themselves are fine; a few marks to pages that they are tipped-on to. Plate page between pages 80 + 81 is partially detached to top; hinge is a bit pulled. All plates present.

Stock no. 2120331

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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1st thus. 1909. Hardback.

Originally published by Freemantle in 1900, Constable purchased the copyright and reissued this sumptuous version with revised, redrawn and recoloured illustrations. Crimson cloth with gilt decorations to spine and front cover. 40 exquisite tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue guards. Red and grey pictorial endpapers. Top edge red. 325 pages. Title on front cover and spine is "Grimm's Fairy Tales".

Fair condition. Spine is damaged - 3.5" split to edge of front cover at base, 1.5" to centre of spine at top. Spine also slightly faded. One plate (opposite page 28) is detached, one opposite page 90 is creased, all others present and mostly in fine condition. Tissue-guard for frontis is missing, a couple of others are loose with ragged edges. Foxing and some fingering to contents. A good copy of a scarce Rackham edition.

Stock no. 1505117

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