1915 Rare First Edition - Charles Robert Dumas GRANDMOTHER'S FAIRY TALES.
Author: Charles Robert Dumas. (translator, Pia Hewlett). (illustrator, Maurice Lalau).
Title: Grandmother's Fairy Tales from the French of Charles Robert Dumas.
Publisher : London: William Heinemann, New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1915. First edition.
Language: Text in English.
Size: 10 " X 8 ".
Pages: 115 pages.
Binding: Very good and attractive decorated original full cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content: Very good content (bright, tight and clean, rare light foxing and toning of endpaper - as shown, gift note of a previous 1915 owner on the first endpaper - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the nine wonderful full-page color plates and many black and white drawings within the text by Maurice Lalau.
The book: Scarce and attractive First edition of Charles Robert Dumas' FAIRY TALES - GRANDMOTHER'S FAIRY TALES. A rare find in any condition!
The illustrator: Maurice George-Élie Lalau is a French illustrator, and painter, born July 27, 1881, in Paris 9th and died in Paris 16th April 14, 1961.
He also used the pseudonym Maurice Manoile.
The author: Charles Louis Robert-Dumas, born January 4, 1875, in Paris and died August 19, 1946, in Reims, is a French writer. He is the author of children's stories and detective and spy novels. He published mainly under his name but also under the pseudonyms of Jean Mayeux and Charles Darelles.
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