SNOWDROP & other tales. Arthur Rackham, The Brothers Grimm.
SNOWDROP & other tales.
SNOWDROP & other tales.
SNOWDROP & other tales.

SNOWDROP & other tales.

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Pp. xii+166(last colophon), 20 hand-tipped coloured plates (frontispiece with tissue guard), black & white pictorial title page and text illustrations (some full page); cr. 4to; navy cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, slightly soiled and flecked, edges rubbed, spine gilt dulled, fore-corners of boards lightly worn; top edges navy, others uncut; gift inscription (dated 1924) at head of upper free endpaper, the free endpapers faintly offset, tiny split at centre of upper hinge, tissue guard offset onto title page and frontispiece margin, bottom left corner of plate opposite p. 18 very slightly creased, tiny chip to bottom edge of plate opposite p. 120, short closed tear to top edge pp. 111/2, scattered light foxing; Constable, London, 1920. First separate edition. Riall p. 140; Latimore & Haskell p. 53. *Twenty-five stories that originally appeared in 1909, in the large volume of Grimm's Fairy Tales illustrated by Rackham. Includes Briar Rose; The Elves and the Shoemaker; The Goose Girl, and The King of the Golden Mountain. . Item #140835

Price: $450.00