Title: Well-Loved Tales: The Emperor and the Nightingale
Author: Hans Andersen, Alison Ainsworth
Illustrator: Chris Russell
Year: 1987 (First Edition)
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Andersen's classic fairy tale, re-told for easier reading.
Stunning full-page and double-spread colour illustrations capture the spirit of the Orient. The pastedowns and endpapers are illustrated with a beautiful scene of the Nightingale soaring high above the Imperial Palace.
Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped. Internally, the book is effectively brand new. Ultra-tight binding.
Genuine first edition.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 51 pp.