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Grimm's Fairy Tales

Grimm's Fairy Tales

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Grimm's Fairy Tales

by Grimm Brothers; Orton Lowe(Introduction) and Edwin John Prittie(Illustrations)

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  • Hardcover
  • first
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Chicago/Philadelphia/Toronto: The John C. Winston Company, 1924. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good -/Good +. Unknown printing as publisher is not consistent and no statement of edition. In red cloth with tipped on illustration to front board and gilt to spine. 4 color plates. Bottom corners bumped and light wear to spine ends, otherwise a very nice clean copy with store sticker to rear pastedown. Jacket unclipped with chipping to spine ends and three of four corners. Largest chips to bottom of spine (1 1/4 inch horizontal by 1/4 inch high and to top of rear panel near spine (3/4 X 3/4 inch). Several nicks and small short tears to jacket edges - none more than 1/2 inch. Very rare in jacket.

Synopsis

Enchanting, brimming with the wonder and magic of once upon a time, the fairly tales of the Brothers Grimm are the special stories of childhood that stay with us throughout our lives. But most Americans know them only secondhand, in adaptations that greatly reduce the tales' power to touch our emotions and intrigue our imaginations. Now, in the most comprehensive translation to date, here are the classic fairy tales as the Brothers Grimm intended them to be-rich, stark, spiced

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Bookseller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
LPB001628BG
Title
Grimm's Fairy Tales
Author
Grimm Brothers; Orton Lowe(Introduction) and Edwin John Prittie(Illustrations)
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good -
Jacket Condition
Good +
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition Thus
Publisher
The John C. Winston Company
Place of Publication
Chicago/Philadelphia/Toronto
Date Published
1924
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
German Literature;

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Cloth
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Jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
Chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....

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