Zwerger, Lisbeth, selected and illustrated by. Translated by Anthea Bell. (Hans Christian Andersen.)
Title HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN FAIRY TALES.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good -
Jacket Condition Very Good -
Publisher Saxonville, MA Picture Book Studio 1991
0887081827 / 9780887081828
Illustrator Lisbeth Zwerger.
Seller ID 29631
104 pp, 10 7/8" H. Colour illustrations. "The Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration is aptly named, for it is the highest international award, recognizing lifetime achievement and contribution to the field of illustration for children. It seems fitting that as Lisbeth Zwerger was accepting this Medal in 1990, she was already at work on this book which honors the namesake of the award." Contents: The Sandman; The Jumpers; Thumbeline; The Tinderbox; The Rose Tree Regiment; The Naughty Boy; The Swineherd; The Emperor's New Clothes; The Princess and the Pea; The Nightingale; The Little Match Girl. Bump to top corner of boards - migrates slightly into first 30 pages, light wear at bottom edge of boards. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling - more at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds with a few very small chips/tears (archivally taped), minor rubbing.