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MY BOOK OF FAVOURITE FAIRY TALES
Written by Edric Vredenburg. Illustrated by Jennie Harbour.
Stock no. 2134783
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine with black title. Pictorial front cover. Retold by the editor (Vredenburg) & others. 12 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Heavy wear to cover edges; chipping and bumping. Scuffing and uneven fading to covers. Old date in ink to front endpaper. Old name in pencil, mostly erased to front pastedown. Neat colouring to a couple of advert pages to rear. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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GRANNY'S OLD STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1321143
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Fairy tales for Little Folk. Cloth spine, pictorial front board. Full page colour illustrations and b/w illustrations to text. Spine and corners bumped, cover edges rubbed. Name plate to front pastedown has been removed. Some tears to page margins with a couple of small pieces of loss (text not affected). Foxing to textblock.

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THE ANNE ANDERSON PICTURE BOOK
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2134634
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Orange/brown cloth spine. Large format. Pictorial boards. Numerous coloured and b/w illustrations by Anne Anderson, illustrating Hans Andersen and Grimms' Fairy Tales. Spine is faded. Bumping/some scuffing/wear to cover edges and a couple of corners. Surface paper damage to edge of rear cover. Page edge browning, but contents are still very good.

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THE BLUE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 1821881
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Stunning blue, gold and red pictorial cloth. Dark blue and gold pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates and b/w illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has some very slight scuffing.

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THE GREEN FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Jack Zipes. Illustrated by Julian De Harvaez.
Stock no. 1821782
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. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES RETOLD IN ONE-SYLLABLE WORDS
Written by Brothers Grimm.
Stock no. 2134588
Published by McLoughlin Bros.. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some scuffs and marks. Page browning and some foxing. Colour illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1320796
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1981. Very good condition.

This is a facsimile of the 1923 edition published by Hodder & Stoughton. Brown boards covers, gilt decoration. 16 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations, many full-page. Pictorial title-page. A very handsome book, faithfully reproduced. ISBN: 0340258071. Spine bumped.

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SEVEN GOTHIC TALES
Written by Isak Dinesen; Margaret Atwood. Illustrated by Kate Baylay.
Stock no. 1821393
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Margaret Atwood. Blue cloth with silver and gilt titles and vignettes. 10 colour plates. 370 pages. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly bent at open edges and faintly scuffed.

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BIG BOOK OF FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm; Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2134472
Published by The Children's Press. Circa 1950. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format, pictorial boards and spine. 4 pretty colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Well-known favourites by Grimm and Andersen. Small chip to top of spine. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing throughout! Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; foxed and browned.

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THE YOUNG KING AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by John Gaastra.
Stock no. 1320574
Published by Folio Society. 1953. Almost very good condition.

A complete edition of Wilde's fairy tales written without condescension, and having all the grace and innocence of childhood. Maroon spine with gilt titles, b/w patterned boards. 9 stories. Illustrated with wood engravings. 156 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Fading/browning to 1.5" of spine and covers. Endpapers browned.

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WALT DISNEY'S SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1320525
Published by Collins. Good condition.

Pictorial front board shows Snow White looking upon the seven dwarfs with a castle in the background. Cloth spine. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Brown and white pictorial endpapers. 79 pages. Covers are edge worn. Spine bumped. Some grubby fingermarks to margins.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2134281
Published by Folio Society. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 16 gorgeous colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Top edge red. 6th printing. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.

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