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Ardizzone’s Hans Andersen First Edition 1978

Ardizzone’s Hans Andersen First Edition 1978

£45.00Price

Ardizzone’s Hans Andersen first edition book published by Andre Deutsch in 1978 is for sale. This wonderful Hans Andersen book has been superbly illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. This book measures 7.00 x 9.50 inches(approximately) and comes with its original dust jacket.

 

The dust jacket has a great colour illustration to the front and is in Near Fine condition with a very slight knock to the bottom right corner that is only mentioned for completeness.

The original red binding with gilt lettering and illustration to the front board and gilt lettering to the spine is in Near Fine condition with slight corner knocks to the bottom corners.

 

There are 191 numbered pages, top edges tinted pink as required, containing 14 classic Hans Andersen fairy tales, illustrated endpapers to the front and the back of the book, and numerous one-page colour illustrations throughout this wonderful children’s illustrated book. The pages are in Fine condition.

 

This is a superb example of the children's illustrated book Ardizzone's Hans Andersen.