Grimm’s Fairy Tales Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker circa 1930
Illustrator: Harry G. Theaker
Author: Brothers Grimm
Title: Grimm’s Fairy Tales
Number of Plates: 24 full page colour illustrations
Year of Publication: circa 1930
Edition: first or early edition
Publisher: Ward Lock and Co in their Sunshine Series
Size of Book: 8.00 x 10.00 inches (approximately)
Condition of the Binding:
The original binding bears an illustration to the front board entitled to the list of colour illustrations to the front of the book: “Can your name be Rumpelstiltskin’” the back board bears the “Sunshine Series” logo; and the green spine bears the title and publisher details in black.
The binding is in Very Good+ condition with the illustration to the front board being very clean; but with light edge wear to the binding, slight fading to the back board, and corner knocks, bumps to the top and bottom of the spine.
Condition of the Pages:
There are 176 numbered thick pages that are are extremely clean and firmly bound-in, with a small retailer’s label to the bottom of the front free endpaper.
Condition of the Plates:
All 24 colour illustrations by Harry G. Theaker present and in Fine condition