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FAIRY TALES

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PERRAULT'S TALES OF LONG AGO
Written by Charles Perrault; Hilda Mary McGill. Illustrated by Sylvia Green.
Stock no. 2127784
Published by Roger Ingram. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Retold by McGill. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
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GRIMMS' FAIRY TALES
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 2127779
Published by The Children's Press. Very good condition.

Contains 46 stories. Blue cloth covers with red titles to spine and front cover. Small red vignette of Hansel and Gretel to front cover. 4 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. 224 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Grubby marks to endpapers and some page margins. All plates present. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins.
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MY OWN FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; et al..
Stock no. 2127766
Published by Arrowsmith. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Pale blue cloth, gilt titles; blue decoration to front cover. B/w illustrations. Gilt to spine is faded, spine is also browned; some chips to cloth at top and tail; a little fraying. Bumping and wear to corners. Browning to cover edges. Some foxing. A few pages have small chips/nicks to margins.
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A WORLD OF FAIRY TALES (5 VOLS)
Written by James Riordan.
Stock no. 1816530
Published by Hamlyn. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Blue pictorial glazed boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0600366839. Some spines slightly faded. One or two minor marks to covers. Contents clean.
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OLD-TIME STORIES
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2127499
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1921. Very good condition.

2nd issue. Red cloth, gilt titles. Circular gilt vignette to front cover. 6 richly coloured plates mounted on green sugar-paper, plus numerous b/w illustrations (many full-page). Translated from the French by A.E. Johnson. 2nd issue. A few marks to covers. Corners are bumped. A little browning to spine; some fading to gilt. Vertical creasing to front endpaper and half-title page. Foxing and browning, mostly to prelims and outer page edges. A few margin marks. All plates present.
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THE KINGS AND THE CATS
Written by John Hannon. Illustrated by Louis Wain.
Stock no. 2127497
Published by Burns & Oates. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Munster Fairy Tales For Young And Old. 3 stories. Green cloth, gilt title and border. Attractive b/w plates, some cats but not in Wain's usual anthropomorphic style. xiii + 78 pages. What appears to be 'repairs' to top and tail of spine. A few small splits/nicks to spine, with a little fraying to cloth. Uneven fading to covers. Corners are bumped, with wear. A couple of score marks to rear cover. Margin tear to front endpaper, which also has a couple of partially erased children's names. Foxing. B/w illustration to page 54 has some colouring to it.
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THE ADVENTURES OF CHANTICLEER AND PARTLET
Written by Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Hans Fischer.
Stock no. 2127460
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. Circa 1947. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Red cloth spine and pictorial boards. Blue decorated endpapers. Colour drawings throughout. Spine is bumped and faded, with some marks. Boards are a little bowed. Some scuffing. Foxing and grubby margin marks.
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THE HOUSE IN THE WOOD AND OTHER OLD FAIRY STORIES
No author listed. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1816447
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New edition reset. Green cloth, dark green titles. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. Uneven fading to boards. Minor foxing to prelims. A few grubby marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut, grubby, and a little edge-worn.
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TALES FOR THE TELLING
Written by Edna O'Brien. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 2127418
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Irish folk and fairy stories. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. 112 pages. ISBN: 185145053X. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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THE THREE PIGS
Written by Tony Ross. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 2127397
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Ross' funniest updating yet of a traditional tale. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0862640393. Spine is a bit browned. Page edge browning.
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THE JOYCE MERCER EDITION OF ANDERSEN AND GRIMM
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Joyce Mercer.
Stock no. 2127323
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Almost very good condition.

Illustrated with 16 colour plates and over 250 b/w drawings. Blue cloth with dark titles to spine and front cover. Pictorial endpapers. 252 pages. Says published by Hutchinson & Co. on title page, but has 'New Century Press' to base of spine. Title to front cover and spine: The Complete Edition of Andersen and Grimm. Spine is faded and foxed. Some spotting and a little fading to rest of cover. Front cover is a little bowed. Foxing and browning to pages internally, to varying degrees; including to colour plate pages. All plates present.
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GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS
Written by Tony Ross. Illustrated by Tony Ross.
Stock no. 2127297
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition.

The familiar tale of Goldilocks reinterpreted by Tony Ross. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0905478002. Small dent to base of spine, else fine!
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