1905 Rare COLOR illustrated Book ~ Grimm's Fairy Tales Illustrated by Gilbert James.
Author : Brothers Grimm
Title : A Selection from Grimm's Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Gilbert James. (Langham Series for Children).
Publisher : London: Siegle Hill and Co.(From the Langham series for children), no date (circa 1905).
Language : Text in English
Size : 4.5 "X 4.5 "
Pages : 63 pages
Binding : Very good and attractive illustrated hardcover binding (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content : Good content (tight, some light foxing and staining - as shown)
Illustrations : Complete with all the single colour and b/w illustrations by Gilbert James.
The book : Rare edition of Grimm' Fairy Tales illustrated by Gilbert James.
The illustrator: Gilbert James (1865-1941) - One of the early illustrators of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. His work can be found in numerous editions and reprints of The Rubáiyat, and a number of his illustrations have been issued as post cards as well. Although this indicates that his work was rather popular in his days, very little is known about the artist himself...
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