by Romer Wilson
Illustrated by Kay Nielsen
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st. 1930
Almost very good condition. A collection of the world's best fairy tales edited by Romer Wilson. Neilsen's last illustrated book. Different to his others in being smaller but still highly collectable owing to the 8 superb colour plates and 50 b/w illustrations. Scarlet cloth, gilt titles to spine. Top edge red. 368pp. 8 x 5.5".
Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Some marks to a few plates. Page 156/157 has a few red marks, with red down join in pages. All plates present.
Stock no. 2126389