THE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES
Published by Oxford University Press. 1975
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Each tale has an historical introduction, showing the development of the story. Colour & b/w illustrations. 255 pages.
Base of spine bumped. A couple of faint horizontal lines to front endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a slightly faded spine and small piece of surface paper loss to bottom edge of front panel. Some light browning to verso.
Stock no. 1507623
- The History of Tom Thumb; Jack the Giant Killer; The Yellow Dwarf; Sleeping Beauty; Little Red Ridinghood; Diamonds and Toads; Bluebeard; Puss in Boots; Cinderella;
- Hop o' my Thumb; Beauty and the Beast; The Three Wishes; The Three Heads in the Well; Jack and the Beanstalk; Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs; The Frog Prince; The Twelve Dancing Princesses: Rumpelstiltskin; Goldilocks and the Three Bears; The Tinder Box; The Princess and the Pea; Thumbelina; The Swineherd; Hansel and Gretel