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The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble 1923

The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble 1923

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Author: D.M. Craik

 

Illustrator: Warwick Goble

 

Title: The Fairy Book

 

Number of Illustrations: 16

 

Publisher: Macmillan, London

 

Date of Publication: 1923

 

Edition: Second edition

 

 

Brief Details of This Book:

 

The Fairy Book has 25 fairytale stories that includes

 

  • The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood,
  • Cinderella,
  • Beauty and the Beast,
  • Jack the Giant Killer,
  • Tom Thumb,
  • Snow-White and Rose-Red,
  • Jack and the Bean-Stalk,
  • Little Red Riding Hood,
  • Puss in Boots,
  • The Fair One With Golden Locks,
  • The Frog-Prince,
  • Little Snow Drop,
  • and many more

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The Fairy Book has the original publisher’s red boards that is decorated to the front board with a circular gilt decoration.  The binding is in Good condition with wear and marks to the front, only slight to the back board, and wear to the top and bottom of the spine.

 

 

Condition of the Pages: 

 

The pages are in Good + to Very Good condition with occasional foxing marks to the margins and edges.  

 

 

Condition of the Plates:

 

The Fairy Book has 16 colour illustrations. All of the Warwick Goble plates are present and looking stunning with bright vivid colours, with the colour plate opposite page 30 loosely inserted and having a small marginal tear.

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble Front Board
The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble Spine
The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble Back Board
The Fairy Book Illustrated by Warwick Goble Frontispiece and Title Page
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