Title: Grimm's Fairy Tales
Author: The Brothers Grimm
Illustrator: Monro S. Orr
Year: 1930
Binding: Hardback
Publisher: Associated Newspapers Ltd.
Remarks: c.1930
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: N/A

 

Description: Rare collection of 44 fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm. Features old favourites like Rumpelstiltskin, The Golden Goose and Hansel and Grethel [sic], plus lesser known tales such as The Blue Light and The Almond Tree.

Illustrated with several excellent full-colour plates (including a frontispiece) by the celebrated Monro S. Orr. One plate has a closed tear at its foot.

Three-colour pictorial cloth boards. Spine frayed, discoloured, and coming away at head. Corners bumped and worn. Rear board lightly soiled. Pages lightly tanned and foxed – heaviest foxing present on half-title – but are otherwise unmarked.

No year of publication given, but assumed to date from 1930.

Measures 20 cm × 14 cm (8″ × 5.6″). 8vo. 314 pp.

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