HOUSEHOLD STORIES FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM

By: [Crane, Walter (binding design and illustrations)]; Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm; Crane, Lucy (translator)

Price: $400.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good +


C8vo (5” x 7½”). pp. 209 + 2 pp. advts. First in this binding.

Unsigned Walter Crane binding design in gold on smooth dark green cloth of animals from the tales of the brothers Grimm; Spine with titles and decorations in gold; a.e.g.

Includes over 115 illustrations (full page, historiated initial caps, head and tail pieces) and in black and white by Walter Crane. The first edition of Crane's illustrated Household Stories in the Macmillan Cranford format.

A very good + copy with light rubbing to the extremities and isolated spots of light rubbing to the gold on the front board. Exceptionally scarce in this binding.

Balson lists it, but mentioned that he had never actually seen a copy. Balston I:8.

Title: HOUSEHOLD STORIES FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM

Author Name: [Crane, Walter (binding design and illustrations)]; Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm; Crane, Lucy (translator)

Illustrator: Walter Crane (cover design and illustration)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1893

Binding: cloth

Book Condition: Very good +

Seller ID: 374