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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES

Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson
Published by Hodder & Stoughton; Boots the Chemists

HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2130872
Hardback. Good condition.

Published for Boots The Chemist. Large format. Red cloth covers, gilt titles. 16 colour tipped-in plates. Many b/w illustrations. 319 pages. 10 x 7.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fraying and chipping to cloth on spine. Marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Marks to margins. There are a few pages which have closed margin tears (one which goes through text). There are two page margin tears, with pieces of loss. All plates present. A reading copy.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2127956
Hardback. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Published for Boots The Chemist. Large format. Red cloth covers, gilt titles. 16 colour tipped-in plates. Many b/w illustrations. 319 pages. 10 x 7.5". Some darkening along cover edges. Corners are a bit bumped and worn. Damp staining to rear cover. Some foxing and grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is unevenly faded/browned. Large tears and chips; some loss; but most tears are repaired to verso with what appears to be paper tape or vyline.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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Front cover

Cover of HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES by Hans Christian Andersen

Contents

  • The Marsh King's Daughter
  • Tommelise
  • The Snow Queen
  • Part the first - which treats of the Mirror and its Fragments
  • Part the second - A little boy and a little girl
  • Part the third - The Enchanted Flower -Garden
  • Part the fourth - The Prince and the Princess
  • Part the fifth - The Little Robber-Maiden
  • Part the sixth - The Lapland woman and the Finland woman
  • Part the seventh - Which treats of the Snow Queen's Palace, and of what came to pass therein
  • Elfin-Mount
  • The Little Mermaid
  • The Storks
  • The Nightingale
  • The Wild Swans
  • The Real Princess
  • The Red Shoes
  • The Emperor's New Clothes
  • The Swineherd
  • The Flying| Trunk
  • The Leaping Match
  • The Shepherdess and the Chimney-Sweeper
  • The Ugly Duckling
  • The Naughty Boy