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by Hans Christian Andersen

Illustrated by Shirley Hughes

Published by Blackie. 1st thus. 1970

Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Retold by E. Jean Robertson from the original English version by Caroline Peachey. Contains The Snow Queen, The Flying Trunk, Great Claus and Little Claus, The Top and the Ball, The Darning Needle, The Fellow Travellers, The Garden of Happiness, The Little Mermaid. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. 4 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations.

Bumping to spine and corners. Sellotape marks to top and bottom of both boards. Ex Libris plate to front pastedown. Brown tape marks to endpapers. Text block edge slightly grubby but contents generally clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Brown mark to centre of front panel plus smaller one to top. A few scratches to rear panel. Surface paper damage to edge of flaps where there once was tape.

ISBN: 0216884977
Stock no. 1402932


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  • The Snow Queen
  • The Flying Trunk
  • Great Claus and Little Claus
  • The Top and The Ball
  • The Darning Needle
  • The Fellow Travellers
  • The Garden of Happiness
  • The Little Mermaid

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