Under current restrictions, our shops are closed to the public, but we are still processing online, telephone and email orders as normal.

ANDERSEN, Hans Christian.

Fairy Tales.

London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, 1932 Stock Code: 146376
£3,750.00
Reserve Ask us a question

Deluxe edition, number 392 of 525 copies signed by the artist.

Confused? Read our glossary

Description

Quarto. Original vellum, titles and decoration to spine gilt, three-line gilt border enclosing titles to front cover gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, pictorial endpapers. With the publisher's slipcase (with hand-numbered label on top edge).

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece and 11 colour plates with captioned tissue guards, black and white illustrations in the text, by Rackham.

Condition

A few tiny spots of foxing to vellum, contents fresh and clean. A near-fine copy, largely unopened, in the original box.

Bibliography

Latimore & Haskell p. 68; Riall p. 177.

DELIVERY

With the exception of framed items*, Peter Harrington offers free delivery on all UK orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website. Delivery to USA and the rest of the world is similarly free for orders over £200.

View Full Delivery Details

 

ABOUT US

Established in 1969, Peter Harrington is one of the leading rare book firms in the world. It is a proud member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association – along with ILAB, the PBFA and Lapada – and from shops in Mayfair and Chelsea, London, sells rare books, prints and ephemera to customers across the world.

Email: mail@peterharrington.co.uk

Tel: +44 (0)20 7591 0220


ABA Antiquarian Bookseller Association ILAB International League of Antiquarian Booksellers LAPADA The Association of Art and Anatique Dealers PBFA Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association

Our Guarantee Page

Ask us a question

DO YOU HAVE A BOOK TO SELL?
OR
CAN’T FIND THE BOOK YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?

Contact us with details of the book you are interested in or selling and we will contact you

Sell Old Books Help me find a book