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MICHAEL HAGUE'S FAVOURITE HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2125066
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416220800. Fading to spine and a couple of cover edges. Small brown marks to front endpaper. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with browned spine; small mark to base of spine.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 1815949
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Fine condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 16 gorgeous colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Top edge red. 11th printing. A very nice copy in publisher's red slipcase in almost fine condition.
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STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2124594
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1927. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 14 colour plates tipped onto brown card and then tipped onto pages, each with a captioned paper guard. 195 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven darkening to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper; creasing to front endpaper. Some page browning and foxing. Frontis has a little surface paper damage to page where it has been mounted - looks like it has come away and been remounted.
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FAIRY TALES FROM HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Dick Hart.
Stock no. 2123985
Published by L.B. Fischer. 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. American edition. Wrapper is edge-creased with small closed tear to top of spine.
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THE ANNE ANDERSON PICTURE BOOK
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1814807
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Orange/brown cloth spine. Large format. Pictorial boards. Numerous coloured and b/w illustrations by Anne Anderson, illustrating Hans Andersen and Grimms' Fairy Tales. Boards scuffed and edge-worn. 'Angela' written in pencil to rear board. Front hinge starting to split (between frontis and title page. Most top margin corners have loss or surface paper damage... perhaps the book had been exposed to damp which caused the top corners to stick together and they have then been prised apart? Clear tape repair to first page of Hansel and Grethel.
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FAIRY TALES BY HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Harry Clarke.
Stock no. 1316871
Published by Brentano's. circa 1932. Good condition.

Harry Clarke's first illustrated book. 16 sumptuous colour plates, 24 b/w plates plus several decorative tailpieces. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. This is the New York edition. 320 pages uncut, top edge gilt. 10 x 7.75". Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and foxed. Covers a bit grubby and marked. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to contents. One plate is loose and frontis is MISSING from this copy.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1609763
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles, vignette to front cover and border. 8 stories. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Covers are scuffed and grubby; gilt on spine has faded. Spine and corners bumped and worn with some fraying / splitting of cloth. Name in ink to front endpaper. prelims and first few pages are foxed; scattered foxing to rest of contents. A couple of b/w illustrations have been neatly coloured. Two plates (pp. 65, 113) are torn, repaired with tape.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 2123712
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

16 beautiful colour plates illustrate 10 well-known fairy tales. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Spine is faded and foxed. Bumping to corners; wear and chipping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing and page browning. Pages 13-18 have tear hole, with a little loss to a couple of the pages. Plate Opposite page 14 has a couple of small holes. All plates present.
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STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Agnes Richardson.
Stock no. 1814112
Published by Geographia Ltd.. 1923. Very good condition.

Dark green spine with light green covers with pictorial onlay to front. 7 Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 80 pages. Cloth spine fading, glue to rear of cloth spine becoming dried out. Light uneven fading of cloth. Pictorial onlay clean. Light page browning. All plates present.
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HANS ANDERSEN'S FAIRY STORIES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Stock no. 1507235
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles, vignette to front cover and border. 8 stories. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine lightly browned. Covers a little grubby with some marks. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Rear joint cracked. Small bookseller's label to rear pastedown, also light stains along bottom edge. Contents foxed but generally clean otherwise. 7 plates present, frontis is MISSING.
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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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THE CHILDREN'S PLAY-HOUR BOOK
Written by Stephen Southwold; Rose Fyleman; A.A. Milne; Hans Christian Andersen; Aesop; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Joyce Mercer; et al..
Stock no. 1506874
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Lilac pictorial boards. green titles. Tipped-in colour plates, b/w and three-tone illustrations. 153 pages. 1927 to title page. First story The Faithless Sentinels by Southwold. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. Dent to top edge of rear cover. Rear joint cracked. A little foxing. Small tear and hole to top of plate opposite 102. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small chips and tears, a little loss. Spine and folds browned. Panels grubby.
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