Title: Well-Loved Tales: The Tinder Box
Author: Hans Andersen, Joan Cameron
Illustrator: Annabel Spenceley
Year: 1984 (First Edition)
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: A very unusual re-telling of this classic fairy tale in which the author appears to condone violence and kidnapping!
Excellent colour illustrations throughout – many of which are full-page. Pastedowns and endpapers depict key characters from various fairy tales.
Glazed pictorial boards. Spine lightly bumped; corners are straight. A few pages are lightly creased from handling, and there is a negligible mark on p. 11. Otherwise the book is in excellent internal condition.
Genuine first edition.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.6″). 12mo. 51 pp.