Snowdrop and other Tales by The Brothers Grimm (1920)
Book ID: 67333
Snowdrop and other Tales by The Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Constable, 1920. Pp, 165. Blue cloth covers with gilt title & image to upper cover, & spine. Light shelf-wear to covers, contents pages in nice bright condition.
Illustrated with tipped-in colour plates by Arthur Rackham.
Originally published as ‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’ in 1909. Re-issued separately under ‘Snowdrop and other Tales,’ in 1920.
During the immediate post-war years several old successes, notably ‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’ were revived in separate new editions. This volume contains half of the contents from first 1909 edition.
Stories include Snowdrop; The Elves and the Shoemaker; Clever Hans; The Goosegirl; Clever Grethel; King Thrushbeard; and Iron Hans.