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FAIRY TALES

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THE GOLDEN BUDGET OF NURSERY STORIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131356
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine showing Puss in Boots. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. Wear to cover edges and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Colouring to some b/w illustrations internally.
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STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131330
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1911. Very good condition.

Custom red leather binding with raised bands to spine, with gilt title to spine, gilt border to front, small circular onlay of the Little Mermaid. 28 tipped-in colour plates with captioned paper guards. Each text page has a decorative green header and footer and is bordered by a double green line. This appears to have been specially rebound into its red leather covers; NEW endpapers. Spine has some light fading. Foxing, mostly to outer page edges and page margins. All plates present and in fine condition. Contained in custom made slip case, which appears to use old endpapers; in very good condition.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1317824
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

The Sunshine series. 16 colour plates. Red spine, pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Heavy foxing to textblock.
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BLACKIE'S POPULAR FAIRY TALES
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall.
Stock no. 1317819
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth spine with black title. Pictorial front board shows oriental man approaching lamp on top of stand. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Corners worn and edges slightly rubbed. Tiny patch of surface paper damage to edge of front cover. Small ink scruibble (covering old price) to front free-endpaper. A few light fingermarks to page margins else contents clean.
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DER RATTENFANGER VON HAMELN
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131123
Published by Scholz Mainz. Circa 1948. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations. Text in German. Chipping and wear with a little loss to spine. Uneven fading and browning to cover edges. Page edge browning.
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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131096
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.

Small format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. All edges are blue. Small nicks and chips to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by H.J. Owen.
Stock no. 2131078
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1922. Almost very good condition.

A Fairy Tale From Grimm. Large format, 11.25 x 8.75". Blue cloth with pictorial onlay to front cover and yellow titles. 8 mounted colour plates and some line drawings to text. 37 numbered pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some pencil writing to front cover. Rubbing to cloth, with some colour loss in places. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to some pages. Plates are exquisite! A few hinges are a little pulled. Grubby margin marks.
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EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2131066
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

Light grey cloth with blue decorations to front cover. 19 tipped-in colour plates plus b/w portrait of Dulac. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some spotting to covers. Partially erased inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing throughout; also to plate mount pages, but plates are still fine!
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JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Written by Kathleen Lines. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2131035
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book of Nursery Stories. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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ONCE UPON A TIME THE FAIRY-TALE WORLD OF ARTHUR RACKHAM
Written by Margery Darrell. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2130988
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Fairy-Tale World of Arthur Rackham. Selections include Alice in Wonderland, Rip Van Winkle, Aesop's Fables etc. Absolutely packed with colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Cloth backed boards (gold boards, black cloth spine). Illustrated endpapers. 247 pages. ISBN: 0434174351. Small brown mark at top of front endpapers. A little light foxing to top of page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears. Spine is browned. Front panel is a marked and slightly browned.
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THE SELFISH GIANT AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by Grahame Baker-Smith.
Stock no. 2130987
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2013. Fine condition.

Introduced by Jeanette Winterson. Blue cloth spine with silver titles, pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - a few scuff marks.
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ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1317798
Published by The Children's Press. Circa 1934. Good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Paperboards with large colour picture to front. 8 pretty colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spine faded and spotted. Rear cover is faded at edges. Corners worn. Foxing to prelims and textblock. Small ink mark to top corner of title-page.
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