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PERRAULT'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318525
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; E.P.Dutton & Co.. Circa 1919. Almost very good condition.

Tale for children from many lands series. Red cloth with extensive gilt decorations and pictorial onlay to front. 8 colour plates to contents. 128 pages. 7 x 5". Spine and corners bumped. Cloth very slightly grubby. Gilt to spine has dulled. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxing to textblock, some fingering to page margins.

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THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1818534
Published by Folio Society. 2001. Fine condition.

Beautiful red cloth covers with elaborate gilt decoration. Colour plates and b/w chapter headers & tails. 185 pages, top edge red. Fifth printing. Contained in publisher's red slipcase in almost fine condition.

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CINDERELLA AND OTHER TALES FROM PERRAULT
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130653
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1ST 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with navy spine. Pictorial end papers. Many colourful illustrations throughout book. Larger format. ISBN: 041615722X. Light bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent.

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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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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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CINDERELLA
Written by Jan Pienkowski; Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2124897
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.; Gallery Five. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Jan Pienkowski Fairy Tale Library. A very small book, yellow lettering/illustrated boards. Multi-coloured endpapers. Colour and b/w silhouettes. ISBN: 0434956287. Wear to cover corners. A few marks to outer page edges.

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CINDERELLA
Written by Jan Pienkowski; Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2124894
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.; Gallery Five. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

The Jan Pienkowski Fairy Tale Library. A very small book, yellow lettering/illustrated boards. Multi-coloured endpapers. Colour and b/w silhouettes. ISBN: 0434956287. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges.

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OLD-TIME STORIES
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1507456
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1st 1921. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. Circular white and gilt illustration to front cover. 6 richly coloured plates mounted on card, plus numerous b/w illustrations, many full-page. Translated from the French by A.E. Johnson. Spine bumped, worn and faded/browned, nicks to cloth at ends. Corners bumped and worn, damp staining to bottom corners. A few marks to covers including damage to gilt writing on front cover. Covers faded alongside spine. Red colour from covers to bottom corner of first and last few pages. A couple of hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Ink inscription and small bookseller's sticker to rear endpapers. Foxing throughout. All plates present, 2 have light corner creases.

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THE EVERGREEN TALES; OR TALES FOR THE AGELESS
Written by J.C. Mardrus; Hans Christian Andersen; Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone; Sylvain Sauvage; Everett Gee Jackson.
Stock no. 1316424
Published by The Limited Editions Club. 1949. Very good condition.

Three volumes in slipcase: Ali Baba; The Ugly Duckling; The Sleeping Beauty. Large volumes (12.25 x 8"). Each volume is cloth bound with colour illustrations. Limited edition of 2500 copies. Copy no. 853. Ali Baba is SIGNED by Ardizzone and Ugly Duckling is SIGNED by Jackson, Hersholt and Schwartz. Each volume is slightly bumped and rubbed to spine, Ali Baba has a small nick to centre of spine. There are some light fingermarks to page margins but generally the contents are clean. The slipcase is worn and the spine of the slipcase is browned.

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FAMOUS FRENCH FAIRY TALES
Written by Charles Perrault; David Stone. Illustrated by Charles Mozley.
Stock no. 1406520
Published by Franklin Watts, Inc. 1st 1959. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Around the World Treasures: France. Collected and adapted from the original Perrault by David Stone. Foreward by Noel Streatfeild. Green blue mottled boards with darker green title blocks with gilt titles and vignettes. Patterned endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Marks to top and bottom of boards. Front joint badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Prelims almost detached. Rear joint beginning to crack. Endpapers lightly browned. Ink mark to side of text block. Pencil scribbles to prelims. Small ink spot to one page. A little light foxing and a few marks to text block edge. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn and torn. Small area of loss to bottom of rear panel which has been untidily mended with pink card and white tape, Wrapper is browned. A few small white marks to top of front panel. Laminate is lifting in several places. Pencil scribble to front flap.

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PUSS IN BOOTS
Written by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Gunars Krollis.
Stock no. 1503061
Published by Liesma Publishers. Slightly better than good condition.

Translated from French by Michelle MacGrath. Also contains story called The Fairy. Large format 11.75 x 9". Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Creasing and bubbles to laminate on covers. Lower corners creased. Spine bumped and faded. Two small numbers stamped on verso of last text page. Contents generally clean but have slight musty smell.

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THE CHILDREN'S HOUR STORIES, JIGSAWS AND PAINTING
Written by Charles Perrault; A.A. Milne; Richmal Crompton; et al. Illustrated by Rene Cloke; et al..
Stock no. 2112942
Published by Daily Express. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Two jigsaws (one each to pastedowns). Colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is 'Riquet With The Tuft' by Perrault. Spine is grubby and worn. Corners are bumped. Jigsaws are COMPLETE and present. One painting has been completed.

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