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THE YELLOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 2124958
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1894. Almost very good condition.

Pale yellow cloth with elaborate gilt design to front cover and gilt title to spine. Black endpapers. B/w plates and woodcuts to text. 321 pages. All edges gilt. Uneven fading and darkening to covers. A couple of corners are chipped, with fraying to cloth. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis, partially showing through to plate. A few grubby margin marks.

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THE PINK FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Debra Mcfarlane.
Stock no. 2124952
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

Pink covers with silver title block and decorations to spine. Contained in near fine slip case htat has some light wear and a couple of bumps to corners.

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THE PRINCESS NOBODY
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; Edmund Evans.
Stock no. 2124728
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1884. Good condition.

A Tale of Fairy Land. Superb colour illustrations of fairies by Richard Doyle as well as sepia drawings. These pictures were originally published in 1869 and Lang admired them so much that he wrote this story to fit around the illustrations. Burgundy cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. B/w illustrated endpapers. Printed in colour by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. Spine is unevenly faded/mottled. Some repairs to corners of covers; very neat. Around a third of half-title page has been restored; replaced with partial new page. A couple of small page margin repairs. Grubby margin marks. A few page corner creases.

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THE PRINCESS NOBODY
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Richard Doyle; Edmund Evans.
Stock no. 2123409
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. Good condition.

A Tale of Fairy Land. Superb colour illustrations of fairies by Richard Doyle as well as sepia drawings. These pictures were originally published in 1869 and Lang admired them so much that he wrote this story to fit around the illustrations. Burgundy cloth spine, brown pictorial boards. B/w illustrated endpapers. Printed in colour by Edmund Evans. 56 pages. Binding is weak, hinges are cracked; front hinge is partially broken. Scuffing and other marks to covers; some chipping and loss at edges of covers. Staples rusted. front endpaper is partially stuck next to spine to front pastedown. Some foxing and page markings. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE GREY FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1505191
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1900. Very good condition.

Grey cloth, gilt title and vignette to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Black endpapers. 387 pages, all edges gilt. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine and outside edge of front cover browned.Covers ever so slightly grubby. Small bookseller's label to front pastedown. Ink inscription to half-title page, dated 1900. One hinge cracked. Some light foxing and an odd mark to contents but generally nice and clean. Light browning to verso of endpapers.

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THE VIOLET FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1505180
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1901. Almost very good condition.

Vibrant blue cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Gilt illustration to front cover. Eight coloured plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. 388 pages. 7.5 x 5". All edges gilt. Spine bumped and worn with tiny splits to cloth at either end. 0.5" hole to cloth on front edge of spine towards bottom. Spine is also slightly darkened and gilt slightly dulled. A little bumping and wear to corners. Slight wear to gilt on front cover. Rear cover slightly grubby with a couple of dark marks. Front joint cracked for 1.5" near top, rear joint cracked. A few hinges starting to crack. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. A few small marks and a little foxing to contents but most pages clean. All plates present.

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THE YELLOW FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by H.J. Ford.
Stock no. 1207997
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1894. Very good condition.

The large paper edition, limited to 140 copies. Vellum spine, gilt titles. Grey boards. B/w plates and woodcuts to text. 321 pages. Copy no. 21. Contents fine. Corners rubbed. Vellum lightly browned.

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