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THE GIANT CRAB AND OTHER TALES FROM OLD INDIA
Written by W.H.D. Rouse. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Stock no. 2127293
Published by Minerva Press. 1st thus 1973. Slightly better than very good condition.
A selection of old Indian stories of cunning and wisdom, fantasy and magic. Illustrated cloth covers. Pink endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. 109pp. 8.5 x 6". ISBN: 0856360104. Fading to edges of rear cover. Contents are fine.
Light blue cloth, with dark blue titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Spine is very browned, with some wear; bumping to base; a little fraying to cloth. Uneven brown marks to rest of covers; corners are bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning.
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Green pictorial cloth. Collected by W. Crooke and retold by Rouse. Indian folk-tales. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers grubby and marked, red ink marks to front cover. Child's red ink writing to front endpaper. Endpapers browned, foxing to page edges. Front joint cracked. Lower corner of rear free-endpaper torn off (only a small piece).