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London: Richard Bentley, 1860. Translated by Mrs. Bushby. Thin 8vo, 3/4 black leather over marbled boards, marbled end-papers & edges, red spine label & elaborate gilt designs. London: Richard Bentley, 1860. Fine. First edition of this elegantly bound book of fairy-tales with a charming feminine bookplate from 1906.
Asnieres: Boussod, Valadon et Cie, 1886. Folio. 34 unnumbered sheets, loose as issued in a cloth-backed marbled board chemise folder with ribbon ties. Each page with text and beautifully printed illustrations by de Beaumont, mostly in color. The title page and rear of final page are toned, otherwise a very clean copy of this lovely and unusual production. Asnieres: Boussod, Valadon et Cie, 1886. First edition thus, certainly a limited edition, but with an unspecified printing.
London: William Heinemann. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with a mounted color frontispiece and 14 other mounted color plates protected by lettered tissue guards; numerous b/w in-text drawings throughout. viii, 136pp. Short 4to, handsomely rebound in full purple morocco; gilt-ruled and lettered spine with raised bands; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. London: William Heinemann & New York: Doubleday Page, 1912. Later printing. Fine.
New York: Doran, 1914. Founded on the play by William C. de Mille and Charles Barnard. Illustrated by Harold Sichel. Frontis. plus 9 color plates. 180pp., 8vo, blue cloth with inlaid illustration on front cover; corners bumped, cloth lightly worn. New York: George H. Doran Company, (1914). A very good copy.
Berlin: In der Realschulbuchhandlung, 1812. , 384, lx pages. Short thick 12mo, bound in 20th century gray boards with paper spine label. The text block has extensive expert repairs at margins and Japanese tissue overlays to re-enforce the numerous torn and chipped pages; approximately 12 leaves have actual loss of text, although some pages are missing [lacking the entire 23 page prologue and last 4 pages of text which contain half of tale 84 and all of tales 85-86], and...
New York: Harper, 1882. Frontispiece. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 490 pages, 8vo, grey cloth with decorative gilt stamping (spine toned, light bumping to corners and chipping to head and foot of spine, however, binding firm and tight). New York: Harper, 1882. Seventh edition, same year as the first. A very good(-) copy. This book attempts to demonstrate the possibility of the existence of Atlantis.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1915. Illustrated with 19 mounted color plates, and a mounted photographic portrait of Dulac at rear. [viii], 135 pages. 4to, original pictorial yellow cloth (spine a bit darkened and with just a bit of wear at ends). London: Published for the Daily Telegraph by Hodder and Stoughton, no date . First edition. A very good(+) clean copy, lacking the dust wrapper. A selection from many of Dulac's famous illustrated books.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1915. Illustrated with 19 mounted color plates, and a mounted photographic portrait of Dulac at rear. [viii], 135 pages. 4to, original pictorial beige cloth (just a bit rubbed). London: Published for the Daily Telegraph by Hodder and Stoughton, no date . First edition. Overall a very good clean copy, but one plate is creased; lacking the dust wrapper. A selection from many of Dulac's famous illustrated books.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1915. Illustrated with 19 mounted color plates, and a mounted photographic portrait of Dulac at rear. [viii], 135 pages. 4to, original pictorial beige cloth. London: Published for the Daily Telegraph by Hodder and Stoughton, no date . First edition. A very good(+) clean copy. A selection from many of Dulac's famous illustrated books.
Paris: L'Edition D'Art, 1912. Five fairy tales. 20 beautiful tipped-in plates by Umberto Brunelleschi. 123 pages, folio, rebound in older full midnight blue leather with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine, original covers bound in; minor wear to corners and spine ends, final page, with list of illustrations, partially loose. Paris: L'Edition D'Art, (1912). A very good(+) copy. One of 400 copies printed on Japanese paper. Five fairy tales: La Belle Aux Cheveux D'or; L'Oiseau Bleu; Gracieuse et Percinet; L'Adroite Princesse; Le Prince Cheri.
London: Heinemann, 1911. Adapted from the German by W. L. Courtney and illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 15 mounted color plates with lettered tissue guards, thirty drawings in black and white. 136pp. 4to, rebound in 3/4 maroon morocco (lightly rubbed), gilt decorated spine, top edge red, bookplate. London: Heinemann, 1911. Second Edition. Very good (+). Lattimore & Haskell, p. 34.
New York: Coward Mcann, 1938. Translated and illustrated by Wanda Gag, with vignette black & white drawings. Thin 8vo, pictorial boards, New York: Coward McCann, (1938), First Edition. The boards are worn at the edges, and half of the spine is missing; ownership signature & 1940 date. A very uncommon book.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1925. With 12 mounted color plates illustrating 22 of the Grimm fairy tales; 10 black & white illustrations, all with lettered tissue guards. Title-page in red and black, initials in red, decorative endpapers by Kay Nielsen. Tall 4to, beautifully bound in the original white cloth with Nielsen's ornate pictorial cover and spine in gold and turquoise. London: Hodder & Stoughton, . Limited edition. A very good(+) copy, very uncommon in the original decorative binding. One of...
New York: Appleton, 1905. New and Revised Edition, with 112 Illustrations by A.B. Frost. 8vo, red pictorial cloth; front hinge starting; front flyleaf chipped at edge; back cover & back end-leaves stained at bottom edge; title page lightly soiled. New York: Appleton, 1905. First Edition with these illustrations, dedicated to A.B. Frost. Harris has signed the book twice, once with a presentation consisting of a 4 line poem in dialect, dated Christmas 1905, and once with his signature following the...