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  1. 126929comp
    Signed limited edition, number 2 of 50 copies on large paper and signed by the printer, Charles Whittingham. Lang's ballads were first published in 1880. With the bookplate of Frances Horner (1854-1940), art patron, socialite and member of The Souls group. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 126929

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  2. 132247
    First edition, first impression, number 13 of 113 large paper copies. A rare form of the first book in Lang's Fairy Book series. Learn More
    £1,250

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  3. 117200
    First edition of the third installment in the Fairy Book series, beautifully illustrated by H. J. Ford. "These fairy tales are the oldest stories in the world, and as they were first made by men who were childlike for their own amusement, so they amuse children still, and also grown-up people who have not forgotten how they... Learn More
    £450

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  4. 129605
    First edition. The fourth of Lang's fairy books, The Yellow Fairy Book compiles fairy tales from around the world, including well known stories such as "The Emperor's New Clothes" and "Thumbelina". Learn More
    £600

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  5. 130810
    First Lang edition, number 21 of 75 large paper copies. It was issued as part of the same franchise as Lang's famous coloured Fairy Books, though only a handful were also issued in large paper versions: the first four Fairy books, the present work, and the Blue Poetry book. Learn More
    £1,250

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  6. 124326
    First edition, first impression, of the sixth instalment in Lang's Fairy Book series, with tales "deriving from many countries - Lithuania, various parts of Africa, Germany, France, Greece, and other regions of the world" (Lang's preface), many of them highly phantasmagorical and strange. Lang's preface contains the intriguing... Learn More
    £550

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  7. 128645
    First edition, first impression, of the sixth instalment in Lang's Fairy Book series, with tales "deriving from many countries - Lithuania, various parts of Africa, Germany, France, Greece, and other regions of the world" (Lang's preface), many of them highly phantasmagorical and strange. Learn More
    £350

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  8. 128647
    First edition, first impression, of the seventh title in the Fairy Book series. As with any book published before the 1920s, and especially so for a children's book, the retention of the original dust jacket is most unusual. Learn More
    £2,000

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  9. The Crimson Fairy Book.

    The Crimson Fairy Book.

    New York, London, and Bombay: 1903

    First US edition, first printing, of the eighth of Andrew Lang's Fairy Books, gathering together stories from Hungary, Russia, Finland, Iceland, the Baltic, Tunisia and further afield. "The series became a landmark in the presentation of traditional tales, for it introduced children to selections of old and new tales of... Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 112247

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  10. 124717
    First edition, first impression, of this eighth instalment in Lang's Fairy Book series, a truly international collection with stories originating from Eastern Europe, Sicily, Scandinavia and the Far East. Learn More
    £450

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    First edition, first impression, of the ninth instalment in Lang's Fairy Books series, gathering exotic tales from North America, Brazil, Australia, Africa, Persia, India, Lappland and the Pacific Islands. Learn More
    £300

    Stock Code: 110632

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  12. 124714
    First edition, first impression, of the ninth instalment in Lang's Fairy Books series, gathering exotic tales from North America, Brazil, Australia, Africa, Persia, India, Lapland and the Pacific Islands. Learn More
    £475

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  13. 128646
    First edition, first impression, of the ninth instalment in Lang's Fairy Books series, gathering exotic tales from North America, Brazil, Australia, Africa, Persia, India, Lapland and the Pacific Islands. As with any book published before the 1920s, and especially so for a children's book, the retention of the original dust... Learn More
    £1,750

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  14. 132398
    First US edition, first printing, of the ninth instalment in Lang's Fairy Books series, gathering exotic tales from North America, Brazil, Australia, Africa, Persia, India, Lapland and the Pacific Islands. The book was published in the UK in the same year. Learn More
    £350

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  15. 132395
    First US edition, first printing, of the tenth of Andrew Lang's Fairy Books, gathering folk stories from Africa to Jutland. "The series became a landmark in the presentation of traditional tales, for it introduced children to selections of old and new tales of every kind, known and unknown, and from many different sources,... Learn More
    £375

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  16. 130570
    First edition, first impression, of the eleventh and penultimate of Lang's "Fairy Books". This work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess". Learn More
    £600

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  17. 121820
    First edition, first impression, a very nice copy of The Olive Fairy Book. The 11th of Lang's "Fairy Books", this work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess". Learn More
    £800

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  18. 124677
    First edition, first impression, of 11th and penultimate of Lang's "Fairy Books". This work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess". Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 124677

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  19. 132392
    First US edition, first printing, of the eleventh and penultimate of Lang's "Fairy Books". This work contains 29 fairy tales such as "The Green Knight", "The Satin Surgeon", and "The Silent Princess". The UK edition was published the same year. Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 132392

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