Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. With Upwards of Four Hundred Illustrations by Helen Stratton. With an Introduction by Edward E. Hale. New York: Truslove, Hanson, 1899. First Edition. Pp xvi, 320. Folio. Dark smooth blue buckram, image of storks in black and gold embossed on upper cover, with titles lettered in gilt. All edges in gilt. Small scuff mark to lower margin of title-page, otherwise a near fine copy. Profusely illustrated with detailed pen & ink drawings by Stratton giving a vibrancy to each and every page.