ANDERSEN'S FAIRY TALES Retold in One-Syllable Words / Illustrated
New York City, Mcloughlin Brothers ND(c.1900), hb. Ill.: Colour illustrations. Bound in original green cloth with gilt lettering to front brd. Small 4to, pp.142. Light wear to brds. Binding sl. shaken, but still tight. Contents unmarked, save for small closed tear on title page.
¶ A very good copy. A scarce re-telling of the famous fairy tales. Worldcat reports only three copies in institutional holdings. With five colour plates, and b&w illustrations throughout. Contains the fairy tales: Little Maya, The Top and the Ball, The Fir Tree, The Ugly Duckling, Five Out of One Shell, What the Old Man Does is Always Right, The Wild Swans, The Princess and the Pea, The Little Match Girl, The Tinder Box, The Storks, Ole Luk Oie, The Brave Tin Soldier, The Flax, The Money Pig.
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Book number: 044855
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8201]