The Happy Prince and Other Stories. Illustrated by Charles Robinson (1920)

Author: Oscar Wilde

Book ID: 63721

Price: 195.00

The Happy Prince and Other Stories. Illustrated in Colour by Charles Robinson. London: Duckworth, 1920. Second (Robinson) Edition. Small folio. Some bubbling to buff cloth covers, corners bumped. Title and illustration to upper cover and spine, illustrated endpapers.

With 12 tipped-in plates in colour as well as decorative pen and ink illustrations throughout the text. by prolific British book illustrator Charles Robinson. 

The stories include The Happy Prince, The Nightingale and the Rose, The Selfish Giant, The Devoted Friend, and The Remarkable Rocket. A delightfully decorated printing of the classic collection of romantic fairy stories with Victorian moral undertones.

Charles Robinson produced distinctive illustrations and watercolours, evolving his style from the influences of Pre-Raphaelitism and Art Nouveau, Japanese prints and the work of Old Masters.

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