HANSEL AND GRETHEL AND OTHER TALES
by Brothers Grimm
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1920
Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper. Originally published in Grimm's Fairy Tales (1909), re-issued separately in this edition. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Top edge blue. 20 colour tipped-in plates. B/w text illustrations. 159 pages. 10 x 7.5".
Spine faded with gilt dulled. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. All plates present. A little browning to pages. Wrapper is torn with loss, mainly 3" to top of spine and approx 1" to base of spine, also some damp to top edge of front panel.
Stock no. 1707632
- Hansel and Grethel, Hans in Luck, Jorinda and Joringel, The Bremen Town Musicians, Old Sultan, The Straw The Coal and The Bean, Clever Elsa, The Dog and The Sparrow, The Twelve Dancing Princesses, The Fisherman and his Wife, The Wren and The Bear, The Frog Prince, The Cat and Mouse in Partnership, The Raven, The Adventures of Chanticleer and Partlet, Rapunzel, Foundlingbird, The Valiant Tailor, The Golden Bird, The Mouse The Bird and The Sausage, Mother Hulda, Red Riding Hood, The Robber Bridegroom, Tom Thumb, Rumpelstiltskin, The Twelve Huntsmen, The Old Man and his Grandson, The Little Peasant, Fred and Kate, Sweetheart Roland