Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (1916)
Book ID: 60925
The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm. Translated by Mrs. Edgar Lucas. Illustrated in colour and black and white by Arthur Rackham. New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1916. Early reprint. Ppxv, 325. Small folio. Bound in pale red cloth with colour illustration to front board, tile lettered in gilt. Gilt title faded along spine, head and tail of spine worn. The pages have some foxing, some pages with rough edges where carlessley opened resulting in a few closed tears (repaired). Beautifully illustrated edition containing sixty fairy tales including: Briar Rose; The Goosegirl; Rapunzel, Red Riding Hood & Tom Thumb.