Scribner, 1882, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN. Fairy Tales With Plain and Coloured Illustrations, New York: Scribner and Welford, 1882. Heavy octavo, Mrs. H.B. Paull new translation, pp. xvi, 512, green cloth boards with gilt and black illustration, extensive illustration, 30 color plates (2 are loose). Nearly 100 of the master's fairy tales here, illustrator uncredited. Condition of this book: Extremities rubbed, binding tape at joints and spine ends, rear hinge cracked. A few marks inside but overall very clean. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Children; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54446.