Fairy Tales (Signed Limited Edition)
London: Hodder & Stoughton, .
London: Hodder & Stoughton, . First thus. Deluxe Edition. Copy 299 out of 500 copies signed by the illustrator. Full vellum stamped in gilt. Top edge brightly gilt. Measuring 300 x 250mm and complete with 12 color plates. A lovely example, with just a bit of bowing to the front board; internally fresh and unmarked.
Hans Christian Andersen produced some of the world's most beloved fairy tales, from The Little Mermaid to The Ugly Duckling. Tucked within each narrative are lessons about duty, sacrifice, forgiveness, and truth that make his work relevant to children and adults alike. Here, Kay Nielson supplies exceptional illustrations to the beloved tales. Near Fine (Item #5632)