1925 Rare Book - Hans Andersen's FAIRY Stories with 48 Coloured Plates By Margaret W. Tarrant.
Author: Hans Andersen with 48 colour plates by Margaret W. Tarrant.
Title: Hans Andersen's Fairy Stories.
Publisher: London and Melbourne, Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, no date (circa 1925). Seventh issue (stated).
Language: Text in English.
Size: 8.5 " X 6.5 ".
Pages: 340 pages + publisher's catalog.
Binding: Attractive and very good full decorated cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content: Good content (bright and tight, foxing mainly on text pages and outer edges - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the 48 wonderful colour plates by Margaret W. Tarrant.
The book: Rare, beautiful and attractive edition of those illustrated Andersen's Fairy-stories by Margaret W. Tarrant.
The illustrator: Margaret Winifred Tarrant (1888 – 29 July 1959) was an English illustrator, and children's author, specializing in depictions of fairy-like children and religious subjects. She began her career at the age of 20, and painted and published into the early 1950s. She was known for her children's books, postcards, calendars, and print reproductions.
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