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THE UGLY DUCKLING
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Jerry Pinkney. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.
Stock no. 2130657
Published by Morrow Junior Books. Circa 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Text adapted from Lang's Yellow Fairy Book and Andersen's Fairy Tales. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 068815932X. 4th printing. Wrapper corners worn; spine faded.

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MICHAEL HAGUE'S FAVOURITE HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130632
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416220800. Cover edges are browned. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is also browned; unevenly.

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Written by Deborah Apy. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130629
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A beautifully illustrated edition of this famous fairy tale retold by Deborah Apy. Colour illustrations throughout. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Blue endpapers. 64 pages. 10 x 8.5". ISBN: 0416452809. Foxing to top of outer page edges. Wrapper is browned; some edge-creasing.

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THE LITTLE MERMAID
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130598
Published by Henry Holt and Company. 1st USA 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple cloth spine, blue boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 0805010106. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased to front flap; couple of nicks to corners.

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ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Joyce Mercer.
Stock no. 2130573
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with dark title to spine and pictorial onlay to front cover. 5 colour plates and many b/w illustrations. 320 pages. Spine is faded, with foxing. Uneven fading and foxing to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

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KONIG NUSSKNACKER UND DER ARME REINHOLD
Written by Heinrich Hoffmann.
Stock no. 2130365
Published by Literarische Anstalt Rutten & Loening. 17th Almost very good condition.

Large format. Ein Kindermahrchen in Bildern. Text in German. 'King Nutcracker and Poor Reinhold'. A child's dreams of the fairy town of toys. Hand coloured illustrations. Book has been rebacked with new endpapers. Scuffing to original covers which have been laid down. Creasing, foxing and some margin marks to pages.

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SIX OLD WORLD FAIRY TALES
Written by F.S. Williams. Illustrated by J.K. Wilkinson.
Stock no. 2130305
Published by Peter Hopwood & Co. Ltd. Circa 1926. Good condition.

Stories adapted by Williams. Includes 'Sleeping Beauty'; 'Snowdrop and the Seven Dwarfs'; 'Beauty and the Beast' and more. Large format. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Spine has large splits, which have been somewhat repaired with glue. Heavy creasing and scuffing to covers; some chipping and nicks. Inscriptions in ink to prelims. Creasing and chipping to some page edges; margin marks to some page with foxing. A reading copy.

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EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2130268
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1915. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Yellow cloth covers with black titles and vignettes. 19 tipped-in colour plates and 1 b/w portrait of Dulac. Published for The Daily Telegraph by Hodder & Stoughton. Some browning to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. All plates present. Several plates have creasing to them. Wrapper is MISSING spine, but most of front and rear panels are present - torn and chipped with some marks.

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THE PRINCE WHO WAS NOT AFRAID AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Brothers Grimm.
Stock no. 2130252
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1906. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Uneven fading to edges of rear cover. Presentation plate to verso of frontis. Page browning and some foxing.

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ARDIZZONE'S HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Stephen Corrin. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130151
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

14 classic tales illustrated in colour and b/w. Maroon boards, gilt titles and vignette to front. ISBN: 0233969969. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Name in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some browning.

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THE OLD BALLAD OF THE BABES IN THE WOOD
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2130149
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Fairy Tale Picture Book (General Editor: Kathleen Lines). Pictorial boards. Large colour and b/w text illustrations throughout. 28 pages. 9.25 x 6.5". Story in verse. ISBN: 0370011341. Wrapper is unevenly foxed with 1" tear to bottom of front panel.

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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2130106
Published by Folio Society. 9th 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 16 gorgeous colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Top edge red. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Slip case is very good - a few marks and wear.

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