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FAIRY TALES

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THE YELLOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Maria Tatar. Illustrated by Danuta Mayer.
Stock no. 1815555
Published by Folio Society. 2012. Fine condition.

Large, heavy format. Yellow decorated cloth. Introduction by Maria Tatar. Beautiful colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 358 pages, top edge yellow. Green pictorial endpapers. Third printing. Contained in publisher's green slipcase in fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE CRIMSON FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Carol Ann Duffy. Illustrated by Tim Stevens.
Stock no. 1815554
Published by Folio Society. 2012. Fine condition.

First published in 1903 by Longman's, Green and Co., this edition follows the text from that edition with some minor emendations. Red pictorial boards. Red pictorial endpapers. Beautiful colour illustrations and b/w sketches. Top edge red. Introduction by Carol Ann Duffy. xviii and 292 pages. Second printing. Contained in publisher's dark red slipcase in fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE OLIVE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Jane Yolen. Illustrated by Kate Baylay.
Stock no. 1815553
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Olive green pictorial cloth, beautifully decorated. Beautiful colour plates. Introduction by Jane Yolen. This edition follows the 1907 edition of the text with some minor emendations. Top edge olive green. Contained in publisher's rust brown slipcase in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE LILAC FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrated by Caitlin Hackett.
Stock no. 1815552
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

Lilac pictorial cloth, beautifully decorated. Beautiful colour plates. Introduction by McCaughrean. This edition follows the 1910 edition of the text with some minor emendations. Top edge Lilac. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase in almost fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE FAIRY TALES
Written by David Walser; Brothers Grimm; Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.
Stock no. 2124201
Published by Viking. 1st USA 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. American Edition. Translated by Walser. Contains the Fairy Tales: Sleeping Beauty; Snow White; Hansel and Gretel and Cinderella. ISBN: 0670061891. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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EDMUND DULAC'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1317200
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1915. Very good condition.

Large format. Yellow cloth covers with black titles and vignettes. 19 tipped-in colour plates and 1 b/w portrait of Dulac. Published for The Daily Telegraph by Hodder & Stoughton. Spine and corners bumped. Covers ever so slightly grubby to edges. Endpapers are lightly browned and foxed. Light foxing to contents. All plates present and in fine condition

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THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
No author listed. Illustrated by Doris White.
Stock no. 2124132
Published by Waddy Productions. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. The 'Old Time' Nursery Tales Series. Chipping with splits to top and tail of spine. Corner creasing. Splash mark down spine.

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ALI BABA & THE FORTY THIEVES
No author listed. Illustrated by Doris White.
Stock no. 2124131
Published by Waddy Productions. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. The 'Old Time' Nursery Tales Series. Some creasing to corners. Marks to rear cover. Page browning.

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GOLDILOCKS & THE THREE BEARS
No author listed. Illustrated by Doris White.
Stock no. 2124130
Published by Waddy Productions. Good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. The 'Old Time' Nursery Tales Series. 3" split to base of spine; smaller split to top. Top corner of one page has been torn off.

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Written by Marianna Mayer. Illustrated by Mercer Mayer.
Stock no. 2124116
Published by Four Winds Press. 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Light brown cloth with dark brown title to spine and vignette to front cover. Beautiful full-page colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0590074970. 2nd printing. Top of spine bumped. Small amount of glue to front edge of spine. Pen inscription to front pastedown. A couple of tiny white spots and residue from small label to front endpapers. A couple of small marks and fox spots to prelims, rest clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and chips, 2" tear to bottom of front panel. Price label to front flap. Light foxing to verso.

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THE HEROES OR GREEK FAIRY TALES FOR MY CHILDREN
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 2124063
Published by Ernest Nister. Circa 1904. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. 6 chromolithograph plates and 70 half-tone illustrations. 296 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some scuffing to spine; small splits to edges, with a little fraying to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some light foxing. 1-2" multi-way tear to page margin (no loss).

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TALES OF TROY AND GREECE
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2124061
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1933. Very good condition.

New Impression. Pink leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine. Marbled endpapers and outer page edges. 17 illustrations by Ford, and a map. Spine is browned. Wear to corners. A few marks to covers. Circular bookplate to front pastedown. Contents are excellent.

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