GREAT SWEDISH FAIRY TALES. Illustrated by John Bauer. Translated by Holger Lundbergh. Selected by Elsa Olenius.
Price: $75.00 USD
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence.
Date Published: .
Edition: First Softcover Edition.
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Id: 309611
First Softcover edition. Large square octavo, original pictorial glossy wrappers. pp. Illustrated throughout with full-page colour plates by Bauer. A fine copy, with no creases whatsoever to the covers, basically as-new. A sharp copy of a book which rarely survives in condition.
¶ Collection of Sweidsh Folk & Fairy tales with stunning full-page illustrations by Bauer. John Buer (1882-1918) first made these illustrations for the 1907-15 editions of BLAND TOMTAR OCH TROLL (Among Gnomes and Trolls), the tales accompanying these pictures were first translated into English in 1973.