The YELLOW Fairy Book.

By: Lang, Andrew ( Edited by ) , Maria Tatar ( Introduction by )

Price: £250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket


FINE In the Original Publisher's yellow cloth boards with green, gold, silver and black illustration/decoration/titling to the spine and front board. One of those superb bindings that the Folio Society do so well. In the Fine original green Slipcase. A MINT copy with NO Inscriptions or other marks. Top page edge yellow, and silver on green illustrated endpapers front and back. The book is unread, AS NEW, and is now protected with a new clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover inside the s/case. (xxiii) + (3) + 358 pp. Illustrated with a full colour frontispiece and 12 other full colour plates by Danuta Mayer, 13 in all, plus other b/w vignette illustrations in the text, mainly at the end of a chapter. The book follows the text of the 1894 First Edition with some minor emendations. An Introduction by Maria Tatar, and an abridged version of The Editors Preface . Thread-sewn pages for durability and strength, and printed on long-lasting high quality, Caxton Wove, acid-neutral paper. Measures about 10.25 " x 8". One of the rarer titles in this wonderful Folio Society 'Rainbow Fairy Books' series, filled with various Enchanting Fairy Tales. This Folio Society Edition is the FIRST printing, FIRST Edition in 2008 . This book is overweight and MAY require extra postage for International buyers ONLY, depending on your location. At the time of listing I also have for sale 'The LILAC Fairy book', also a First Printing, in the same series. Gift Quality. See Images - - Please note the colour is YELLOW even though the camera flash has turned it orange looking - I have tried it in various light but it still looks orangey in the image only! ; Small Thick 4to 9" - 11" tall

Title: The YELLOW Fairy Book.

Author Name: Lang, Andrew ( Edited by ) , Maria Tatar ( Introduction by )

Illustrator: Illustrated by Danuta Mayer

Categories: Childrens. Juvenile, Illustrated, Bindings, Architecture. Art. Crafts, Folk-Lore. Myth. Legend, Boys/Girl's Stories Annuals, Folio Society,

Edition: 1st Edition (Folio Society Edition); First Printing

Publisher: London, The Folio Society,: 2008

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119990

Keywords: The YELLOW Fairy Book. The Folio Society Lang, Andrew ( Edited By. ) , Maria Tatar ( Introduction. ) Illustrated By Danuta Mayer In The Original Publisher's Yellow Cloth Boards With Green, Gold, Silver And Black Illustration/decoration/titling To The Spine And Front Board. One Of Those Superb Bindings That The Folio Society Do So Well