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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2128978
Published by Collins. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.
Large format (29cm x 22cm). Green cloth, gilts and vignettes to spine and front cover. 8 colour plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 128 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers, with some fading to border/rubbing away. Some foxing and browning. One plate page (page 48) has margin tear - but doesn't affect illustration.
GREEN WILLOW AND OTHER JAPANESE FAIRY TALES
Written by Grace James. Illustrated by Warwick Goble.
Stock no. 2128894
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1910. Very good condition.
40 exquisite tissue-guarded colour plates, mounted on brown card. 38 tales and legends collected from many sources. Navy blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. 281 pages, all edges blue. Some fading to covers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some browning and light foxing. All plates present. A few corner creases to plates and pages.
FAVOURITE GRIMM'S TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anastasiya Archipova.
Stock no. 1317617
Published by Floris Books. 2nd 2003. Very good condition.
Large, heavy format. Glazed pictorial boards. 198 pages. Beautiful colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0863153186. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Spine lightly faded. Contents fine.
IN FAIRYLAND TALES TOLD AGAIN
Written by Louey Chisholm. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron.
Stock no. 2128699
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Circa 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Classic fairy tales retold by Chisholm. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. 30 colour plates. 211 pages. Bumping and a little wear to spine and corners. Ink stamp stating 'File copy, Please return' to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss; biggest piece to bottom of front panel; other loss to spine and a couple of corners; some tape repairs to verso.
THE GOLDEN GOOSE BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2128680
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1919. Very good condition.
Being the stories of The golden goose, The three bears, The 3 little pigs, and Tom thumb. Green pictorial cloth with red title to front and gilt title to spine. Large format. Numerous drawings in colour and b/w. Unpaginated. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Neat colouring to verso of front endpaper and frontis.
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
No author listed. Illustrated by Patricia Turner.
Stock no. 2128662
Published by Folding Books Ltd.. Circa 1950. Very good condition.
A Peepshow Book. Opens 360 degrees to show 6 pop-up scenes. Spine is a bit faded with a few small marks. Wear to cover edges. All pop-up scenes are in excellent working order!
HISTOIRE DU PETIT POUCET
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128623
Published by Imagerie D'Epinal. Slightly better than very good condition.
Card wraps. Serie Ecossaise. Colour illustrations. Thin item - only a few pages long. Text in French.
HISTOIRE DU CHAT-BOTTE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128622
Published by Imagerie D'Epinal. Very good condition.
Card wraps. Serie Ecossaise. Colour illustrations. Thin item - only a few pages long. Text in French. Some light fading to spine.
EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2128589
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1916. Very good condition.
Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations. Large format. Dark yellow decorated cloth, vignettes of horses against blue background to front cover. Blue and cream decorated endpapers. 14 tales. 15 glorious tipped-in colour plates. Dulac at his finest. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff marks to front cover. Some grubby marks to rear cover. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks. All plates are present and beautifully bright.
Written by Elena Chmelova; Frank Delaney. Illustrated by Zdenka Krejcova.
Stock no. 2128447
Published by Tiger Books International. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Foreword by Delaney. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1840560266. Contents are excellent! Edge wear to wrapper.
THE GREEN FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Julian De Harvaez.
Stock no. 2128414
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.
Green pictorial cloth, beautifully decorated. Colour plates. Introduction by Jack Zipes. This edition follows the 1892 edition of the text with some minor emendations. Some foxing to outer page edges. Slip case is better than very good - a few small marks; couple of dents.
ARDIZZONE'S ENGLISH FAIRY TALES
Written by Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317588
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Twelve classic tales. Blue boards with silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 78 pages. ISBN: 0233973060. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in felt-tip pen to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper.