STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN. With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac.
London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, No Date . First Edition. Quarto, original brown cloth with elaborate gold decorations and lettering on spine and front panel, decorated endpapers. 250 pp. Illustrated with 28 magnificent tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac, each page throughout with the text within frames and delicate head and-tail pieces printed in light green. Light bubbling to the cloth on rear panel close to the spine, hint of foxing to the spine but A FINE, BRIGHT COPY, virtually as-new, of this highly important work by Edmund Dulac. Item #312997
¶ Collects seven fairy tales by Andersen: The Snow Queen, The Nightingale, The Real Princess (and the pea), The Garden of Paradise, The Little Mermaid, The Emperor s New Clothes and the Wind's Tale, all with fantastic and beautiful illustrations by Dulac. A classic edition of these classic tales.