The Arthur Rackham fairy book : a book of old favourites with new illustrations.

Title
The Arthur Rackham fairy book : a book of old favourites with new illustrations.
Author
Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939.
Publication
London : George G. Harrap, 1933.

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Description
286, [1] p., [7] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.); 24 cm.
Alternative Title
Fairy book.
Note
  • "This edition is limited to four hundred and sixty copies, of which four hundred and fifty copies are for sale"--P. [2].
  • Each plate is colored and preceded by a page, included in the pagination, with a design on the recto and a caption facing the plate.
  • Illustrated t.p. and endpapers.
  • "Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark, Ltd., Edinburg"--T.p. verso.
  • Bound in vellum, stamped in gold.
Contents
Hop-o'-my-thumb / Charles Perrault -- Dick Whittington ; Jack and the beanstalk / Traditional English -- Beauty and the beast / Madame de Villeneuve -- Henny-Penny / Traditional English -- The story of Sinbad the Sailor (from Arabian nights) -- Jack the Giant-killer / Traditional English -- The ugly duckling ; The princess and the pea -- Hans Christian Andersen -- Blue Beard / Charles Perrault -- The story of Aladdin, or The wonderful lamp (from Arabian nights) -- The sleeping beauty / Charles Perrault -- The Barmecide's feast (from Arabian nights) -- Toads and diamonds / Charles Perrault -- The three bears / Robert Southey -- Ali Baba (from Arabian nights) -- Cinderella ; Puss in Boots / Charles Perrault -- The emperor's new clothes / Hans Christian Andersen -- Rip Van Winkle / Washington Irving -- Little Red Riding-Hood / Charles Perrault -- Hansel and Grethel / Brothers Grimm -- What the old man does is always right / Hans Christian Andersen.
Call Number
MEM (Rackham)(Rackham, A. Arthur Rackham fairy book)
Author
Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939.
Title
The Arthur Rackham fairy book : a book of old favourites with new illustrations.
Imprint
London : George G. Harrap, 1933.
Added Title
Fairy book.
Research Call Number
MEM (Rackham)(Rackham, A. Arthur Rackham fairy book)
MEM R122raf (Rackham, A. Arthur Rackham fairy book)
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