Title: Grimm's Fairy Tales
Author: The Brothers Grimm
Illustrator: Monro S. Orr
Publisher: Associated Newspapers Ltd.
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.