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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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THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Michael Rosen. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane; L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 1320808
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Gold/beige pictorial cloth. Introduced by Rosen. Colour illustrations. Book itself is fine. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which has a few very light dusty marks.

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THE PINK FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane.
Stock no. 1320684
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Pink pictorial covers with silver title block and decorations to spine. Top edge pink. Contained in publisher's pink slipcase which has a couple of tiny marks to one panel.

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ANIMAL STORIES FROM ANDREW LANG
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by E. Caldwell; E.H. Fisher; H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1318729
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st thus 1933. Almost very good condition.

52 stories chosen by a little girl of 10. Yellow cloth with blue titles and vignettes. 7 colour plates, 100 b/w illustrations. 491 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby and marked with a slightly browned spine. Some light foxspots to endpapers and textblock else contents clean.

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THE RED TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2131548
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1921. Almost very good condition.

New Impression. Red cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, stamped vignette to front cover. 419 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded, with bumping. Marks and spots to covers. Wear to corners. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing and grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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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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THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Stock no. 2125331
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1897. Fair condition.

Dark blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine. Gilt title to front cover. Grey pictorial endpapers. 288 pages, all edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Heavy bumping to couple of edges of covers and corners. Splitting to cloth to sides of spine; appears to have been partially reglued at some point. Marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Endpapers are creased with some small nicks etc. Foxing. Margin marks; damp stain to edge of some pages.

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THE PRINCESS NOBODY
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; Edmund Evans.
Stock no. 2123409
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. Good condition.

A Tale of Fairy Land. Superb colour illustrations of fairies by Richard Doyle as well as sepia drawings. These pictures were originally published in 1869 and Lang admired them so much that he wrote this story to fit around the illustrations. Burgundy cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. B/w illustrated endpapers. Printed in colour by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. Binding is weak, hinges are cracked; front hinge is partially broken. Scuffing and other marks to covers; some chipping and loss at edges of covers. Staples rusted. front endpaper is partially stuck next to spine to front pastedown. Some foxing and page markings. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE RED TRUE STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1403653
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and illustration to front cover. Black endpapers. Numerous b/w illustrations. 419 pages. All edges gilt. Spine bumped, browned and a little worn at top. Corners are bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Small booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Foxing and some fingering throughout.

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PRINCE PRIGIO AND PRINCE RICARDO
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1504006
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st thus 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Children's Illustrated Classics series. Cream and orange decorated cloth. 4 colour plates and numerous line drawings. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small dark mark to base of spine. Water/damp mark to edge of front cover which also affects first few pages. Name and address in blue felt pen to half title page. Foxing and light marks to text block. Just a very odd mark to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a faded spine. Clear tape stuck to verso of front fold to strengthen damage. Small ink stamp to front fold, blue felt pen squiggle to rear fold. Rear panel slightly grubby.

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THE RAINBOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 1312710
Published by William Morrow & Company Inc. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards with dark blue cloth spine and gilt title. Contains 23 full colour plates. A comprehensive and beloved collection of fairy tales. 288 pages. 10.5 x 8". ISBN: 0688108784. SIGNED by the artist to title-page. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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