DULAC, Edmund (illustrator); ANDERSEN, Hans Christian.

Stories From Hans Andersen.

£950

Stories From Hans Andersen.

London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1911.

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Stories From Hans Andersen.

Description

A rare survival in fine condition with the original box and remains of the glassine wrapper.

The stories featured are: The Snow Queen; The Nightingale; The Real Princess; The Garden of Paradise; The Mermaid; The Emperor’s New Clothes; The Wind’s Tale.

Description

First Dulac trade edition; large 4to., 28 tipped-in colour plates by Dulac, captioned tissue-guards; publisher’s green cloth, gilt blocked to upper board and spine, toning to endpapers and a few tiny spots to fore-edge, otherwise an exceptionally fine copy, original printed cardboard box still containing the original glassine wrapper (now in two parts), a couple of corners split, one closed, otherwise very good; viii, 250, [3]pp.

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Stock ID: 100102