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HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN - THE COMPLETE TALES
Written by Hans Christian Andersen. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen; Arthur Rackham; Edmund Dulac; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Chris Riddell; Michael Foreman; et al..
Stock no. 2128326
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

2 large, heavy volumes. Turquoise cloth with gilt. Colour plates throughout by various artists. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case, a few tiny knocks, one small dent to gilt title block. Absolutely gorgeous set. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm; Noel Daniel. Illustrated by Walter Crane; Kay Nielsen; Jessie Willcox Smith; George Cruikshank; et al..
Stock no. 2125858
Published by Taschen. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

In honor of the 200th anniversery of Grimms' fairy tales, this book brings to life their timeless magic in an all new translation alongside art by some of the most treasured children's illustrators from the 1820s to the 1950s. Purple cloth, gilt titles and colour pictorial onlay to front and rear board. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. Two ribbon page markers. ISBN: 9783836526722. Couple of corners are bumped. Contents are still excellent!
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FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM
Written by Brothers Grimm; Bryan Holme. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 2122433
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1979. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green embossed cloth. Large format. Superb colour illustrations reproduced from Fleur-De-Neige, published in France in 1929. ISBN: 0340246030. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few light marks.
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EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON
No author listed. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 2122157
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Old Tales From The North. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 24 superb tipped-in colour plates and other b/w illustrations. A collection of stories which originally appeared in Sir G.W. Dasent's "Popular Tales from the Norse". Light bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Names in ink to prelim pages. Foxing throughout. All plates present. Wrapper is browned to spine with some scuffing; creasing; a few marks; light chips along a couple of edges.
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IN POWDER AND CRINOLINE
Written by Arthur Quiller-Couch. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 1314437
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

Old Fairy Tales retold by Quiller-Couche. The first of Nielsen's greatest works. 24 magnificent colour plates reflecting both the Japanese influences and the Aubrey Beardsley tradition. The plates are tissue-guarded and tipped-in decorated backgrounds. Grey pictorial cloth, gilt title and floral decoration to spine. Grey and cream pictorial endpapers. Decorative borders to each page. 163 numbered pages. Large format. Spine and corners bumped and just a little rubbed. There are a few light marks to covers. Some heavy foxing, mainly to endpapers and page margins/edges. Dark marks to edge of text block. Light musty smell to contents. All plates present and in fine condition.
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GENNEM DE FAGRE RIGER
Written by Johannes Poulsen. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 440819
Published by V. Pios Boghandel. 1st 1916. Very good condition.

Modern binding with 3/4 marbled and red leather spine and corners. B/w photographs. Text in Danish. Front panel of original wrapper, which is illustrations by Nielsen has been bound in as part of the prelims. Edges worn, with a little fading to leather. An unusual item!
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EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON
No author listed. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 691590
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. 24 superb tipped-in colour plates. A collection of stories which originally appeared in Sir G.W. Dasent's "Popular Tales from the Norse". Spine slightly bumped, corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Spine slightly cocked. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. Contents bright and clean. An early reprint of this beautiful, scarce book.
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