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ENGLISH FABLES AND FAIRY STORIES
Written by James Reeves. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 1317423
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A collection of well-know English fairy-tales and folk-tales. Pink cloth, gilt title to spine. Decorated endpapers. Colour illustrations and b/w text illustrations throughout. 234 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge worn and slightly grubby, spine browned.
THE CRADLE SHIP
Written by Edith Howes. Illustrated by Florence Mary Anderson.
Stock no. 2125714
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1916. Very good condition.
Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover, which also has oval pictorial onlay. 4 colour plates. 219 pages. Reprint in same year as 1st. Bumping to a couple of corners. Light wear along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present.
FAIRY TALES AND LEGENDS BY HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Rex Whistler.
Stock no. 2125713
Published by Cobden-Sanderson Ltd.. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.
Green covers with extensive cream decorations and title and small vingette in gilt. Outer page edges pink. Cream and pink decorated endpapers. B/w text illustrations. 470 pages. Spine is faded. War along cover edges and some browning; chipping to corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing. Dirty marks to some outer page edges.
THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125682
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.
Beautiful red cloth covers with elaborate gilt decoration. Colour plates and b/w chapter headers & tails. 185 pages, top edge red. Contained in better than very good slip case that has just a few small marks.
THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2125680
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.
A reproduction of the 1909 edition. Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Colour plates. Top edge blue. A beautiful book. Spine is faded. Contained in very good slip case that has some fading along edges.
EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125673
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.
Dark gold cloth with dark green titles and vignettes. 19 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w portrait of Dulac. Some spotting to covers. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing. Margin tear to contents page. 4 plates have creasing. All plates present.
THE BROWN FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2125665
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1904. Very good condition.
Brown cloth with gilt decoration to spine and illustration to front. All edges gilt. 8 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine. Brown splash mark to rear cover. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing. All plates present.
EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125656
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Almost 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; some fraying to cloth along cover edges. Wear to base of spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some to page margins. All plates present.
THE SLEEPING BEAUTY & OTHER FAIRY TALES FROM THE OLD FRENCH
Written by Arthur Quiller-Couch. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2125652
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1910. Very good condition.
Dark red-brown simulated leather cloth, stamped in gilt on both front and back covers with differing cupid designs. Gilt lettering and 4 gilt cupid designs on spine. White endpapers. 30 magnificent colour plates, mounted on vellum-like paper with black descriptive letterpress beneath and all framed with elaborate border design in black. A few light grubby marks to covers. Small split in cloth to base of spine. A few scuff marks to rear cover. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. All plates are present and in excellent condition.
THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN
Written by George MacDonald. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 2125651
Published by David McKay Company. 1st thus 1920. Almost very good condition.
Beige cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. Brown pictorial endpapers. 8 lovely colour plates plus illustration to title-page. 203 pages, top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few nicks to corners. Cup ring mark to front cover. A few grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front free endpaper. Some foxing throughout and to outer page edges. First plate is especially affected, but also has much edge-creasing and some small margin tears and chips.
PETER PAN & WENDY
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Gwynedd M. Hudson.
Stock no. 2125442
Published by Robert Frederick Ltd.. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A Treasury of Stories Series. Colour illustrations and one tone illustrations. ISBN: 0907789145. Some light wear/bumping to top and tail of spine. Contents are excellent.
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Paula Rego.
Stock no. 2125434
Published by Folio Society. 1ST 1992. Fine condition.
Blue cloth, with silver titles and decoration. Unusual style colour plates. Large format. Contained in very good slip case that has some marks.