Good. 1870630904 The book is in good condition. The book comes with a dust jacket. The dust jacket has some wear. Presentation plate to the first inner page. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The cover and spine have some wear but remain intact. Embossed font to the spine is bright and intact. Re-Read is a social enterprise-giving unloved books a new life. Our aim is to re-use, re-distribute or re-cycle books so that we reduce waste and make a difference to literacy, educational achievement or quality of life in our local area. All overseas shipping is by Air Mail.
Fine in Very Good jacket. 4to 9.75-12'' tall. 1st Printing. Has original cardboard box showing the cover. Nice Firm Clean copy! Jacket has edge wear near folds. Fine red cloth with golden decorations. 288 pages. Beautiful edition of 24 classic Hans Andersen fairy tales with lovely Arthur Rackham color plates and black and white illustrations throughout. This book edition has a brief introduction by Arthur Rackham describing his joy in reading Andersen's tales as a child and expressing his honor to illustrate this volume.
Quarto with dark green silk-covered cloth boards, intricate gilt-embossed front cover and spine. (VG-/VG-); rare with dust jacket. Binding is cracked but sturdy, text block age toned. Twelve tipped-in color plates plus numerous black & white line drawings by Kay Nielsen. Dust jacket is chipped, rubbed, soiled and sun toned. Brodart. Shelved in CASE #13. Consignment. Dupont.
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