The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm.London, Constable and Company Ltd, 1909 Stock Code: 115169
NotesSigned limited edition, number 302 of 750 copies signed by the artist. This is a revised and enlarged edition of the work originally published in 1900 with some new illustrations, as well as others redrawn and coloured.
Quarto. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in red morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, single rule to boards gilt, pictorial onlay of the dwarf from "The Water of Life" to centre of front board, twin rule to turn-ins gilt, floral endpapers, top edge gilt, others uncut.
40 colour and numerous black and white illustrations by Rackham bound in with text.
The occasional minor blemish else an excellent copy in a fine binding.
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