GERMAN FAIRY TALES. NEW SERIES.

By: Andersen, Hans Christian.

Price: $125.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


380 pp + 4 pp publisher's advertisements, 7 13/16" H. Purple cloth with gilt & black decoration on spine and front board, blind stamp on rear board, blue endpapers. 6 b&w plates, including tissue-covered frontispiece. The publisher has taken liberties in titling these works of the beloved Danish author "German Fairy Tales". Contents; What the Moon Saw; The Story of the Year; She was Good for Nothing; "There is a Difference"; Every Thing in its Right Place; The Goblin and the Huskster; In a Thousand Years; The Bond of Friendship; Jack the Dullard. An Old Story told Anew; Something; Under the Willow-tree; The Beetle; What the Old Man does is Always Right; The Wind tells about Waldemar Daa and his Daughters; Ib And Christine; Ole the Tower-Keeper; The Bottle-Neck; Good Humor; A Leaf from the Sky; The Dumb Book; The Jewish Girl; The Thorny Road of Honor; The Old Gravestone; The Old Bachelor's Nightcap; The Marsh King's Daughter; The Last Dream of the Old Oak-tree. A Christmas Tale; The Bell-deep; The Puppet Showman; The Pigs; A Story from the Sand-dunes; The Bishop of Borglum and His Warriors; The Snow Man; Two Maidens; The Farmyard Cock and the Weathercock; The Pen and Inkstand; The Child in the Grave. Some areas of very light foxing on endpapers, light browning in margins of pages, one or two very small foxing marks thoughout pages, a few slight separations between page gatherings but holding firmly in binding, moderate to heavy browning to edges of text block, wrinkling and heavy wear at top/bottom of spine, light to moderate edge wear, slight curl at corners of boards, heavy sun fading to spine, top edge of rear board and rear hinge, moderate general fading to boards, four pages with a faint imprint of laid-in fern leaf, four page leaves not trimmed during manufacture, very small area of surface paper loss in top margin of frontispiece. Book is now protected in a stiff mylar sleeve.

Title: GERMAN FAIRY TALES. NEW SERIES.

Author Name: Andersen, Hans Christian.

Illustrator: S. Pesoa.

Categories: Childrens, Fantasy, Myths, Legends & Fantasy,

Publisher: New York, Leavitt & Allen: 1871

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 30439

Keywords: Hans Christian Andersen, Danish Authors, Myths, Legends, Fantasy, Fairy Tales, Goblins, Willow Tree, Waldemar Daa, Jewish Girl, Marsh King's Daughter, Oak Tree, Christmas, Puppets, Pigs, Bishop of Borglum, Snowman, Snowmen, Cocks, Roosters, Weathercocks, Children, Moon, 19th Century Children's Books.,