Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales (Hodder and Stoughton, facsimile 1980) Leather Limited Edition

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales | Hodder and Stoughton, facsimile 1980 | Leather Limited Edition | Slipcase

 

Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales

illustrated by W. Heath Robinson
Hodder and Stoughton Ltd, facsimile reprint 1980

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales | Hodder and Stoughton, facsimile 1980 | Leather Limited Edition | SlipcaseHans Andersen's Fairy Tales | Hodder and Stoughton, facsimile 1980 | Leather Limited Edition | Slipcase

Full leather binding in a custom slipcase, limited edition No. 259 of 500 copies.

Hardback – full leather binding with gilt titles and decoration to spine and front board, page-block with all edges gilt; loosely inserted tissue guard for limitation plate. Housed in a custom-made slipcase with brown buckram ends and orange Clairefontaine Ingres papered sides. pp xii, 289, [1] colophon, including b/w illustrations plus colour plates. 10 x 7.5 inches approx. (252mm x 190mm).

Occasional light foxing to pages and spotting to edges of page-block with some encroachment on to margins but generally very clean throughout. Lacks the original slipcase – an example here.

Overall, a lovely, clean copy – attractive with its complementary custom slipcase.

£95.00

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