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THE BOOK OF EPIC HEROES
Written by Amy Cruse.
Stock no. 2131903
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1927. Almost very good condition.
Attractive green cloth with gilt titles and borders, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour and b/w plates, b/w text illustrations. 316 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffs to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges, endpapers and to pages throughout.
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF RUSSIA
Written by Aleksandr Afanas'Ev; Norbert Guterman; Maria Tatar. Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat.
Stock no. 2131863
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.
Red leather spine with gilt title. Beige cloth front and back with pictorial design. Translated by Guterman, introduced by Tatar. Set in Ehrhardt. Frontispiece and 15 pen and ink illustrations. Top edge red. Slip case is better than very good - a couple of small bumps.
RIP VAN WINKLE
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2131665
Published by David McKay Company. 1st 1921. Very good condition.
Brown cloth. Large pictorial onlay to front. Blue pictorial endpapers. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some light corner creasing. All plates present. A few margin marks.
ABOUT THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
Written by P.L. Travers. Illustrated by Charles Keeping.
Stock no. 2131630
Published by Collins. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A unique book in which the author considers five traditional versions of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale, together with a mediation on the meaning and mystery of fairy tales, and Sleeping Beauty in particular. The author also provides the reader with her own magical version. ISBN: 0002160277. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few closed tears/nicks.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1318457
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1908. Good condition.
Blue cloth, gilt titles and illustration to front cover. B/w illustrations throughout. 400 pages. All edges gilt. Spine faded and worn with slight loss of cloth to top and tail. Corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Grubby fingermarks to page margins. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper.
SISTER ALYONUSHKA AND BROTHER IVANUSHKA and THE WHITE DUCK
Written by Irina Zheleznova.
Stock no. 1318301
Published by Central Books Limited. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format 11.75 x 9.25". Cream pictorial cardwraps. Colour pictures. Retold in English by Zheleznova. 12 pages. ISBN: 014075447.
STORIES OF KING ARTHUR
Written by Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Theaker.
Stock no. 1317893
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Prince Charming Colour Books For Children series. Orange cloth, black titles. 30 colour plates (including the endpapers). 240 pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to top and tail of spine. Heavy foxing to contents else clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
THE ROMANCE OF KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
Written by Alfred W. Pollard; D'Arthur Malory's Morte. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 2131378
Published by Easton Press. 2011. Fine condition.
Large format. Cream leather with raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition, to 400 copies. Adapted by Pollard. Mohawk Superfine eggshell finish paper especially milled by Mohawk Fine Papers, Cohoes, New York. Cowhide leather imported from Italy by Cortina Leathers of New York. Lithography by Falcon Press, Nashville, Tennessee. Custom binding by Kingsport Book, Church Hill, Tennessee. This Easton Press edition reproduces the contents of the original as first published in 19717 by MacMillan and Company, Limited, London. Contains 16 colour plates and other b/w illustrations and plates. All edges gilt. A stunning book. Heavy! This is Copy No. 5, stated on first title page and to original certificate, which is still present and inserted loosely at front. All plates are present and in fine condition. Contained in original clip case which is in slightly better than very good condition; a few small marks. An absolutely stunning edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
ROBIN OF THE MOVIES
Written by David Turner. Illustrated by Malcolm Baker.
Stock no. 2131252
Published by Yeoman Publishing. 1st 1989. Very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. The Cinematic History of the Legendary Outlaw of Sherwood. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0951558803. Creasing to cover corners. Contents are excellent.
ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
Written by Michael Morpurgo. Illustrated by Michael Foreman.
Stock no. 1317822
Published by Pavilion Books Ltd.. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A magical, spine-tingling retelling of the heroic tale of Robin Hood. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. 123 pages. 11.25 x 8.5". Large format. ISBN: 185793718X. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.
ALADDIN AND HIS LAMP
No author listed.
Stock no. 2131095
Published by Birn Brothers Ltd.. Very good condition.
Small format (3.5 x 3"). Pictorial cardwraps. 30 pages. B/w illustrations. Small nicks to top and tail of spine. Foxing to outer page edges.