By the Brothers Grimm, illustrated by Arthur Rackham
First edition of this collection of Grimm tales selected for this Rackham edition, in the rare original publisher's box.
Fine in good box.
LITTLE BROTHER & LITTLE SISTER
A mix of well known and less known Grimm fairy tales, including "Snow-White and Rose-Red," all selected by Rackham. The deep forest settings of many of these German stories, based largely upon folklore, harmonize beautifully with Rackham's style: lush brown tones with patches of bright red, trees with more personality than people, and mischievous fairies.
New York: Dodd Mead, (1917). 9.75'' x 7.25''. Original red cloth, gilt-lettered spine and front board. In original publisher's box with mounted color plate on lid. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated by Rackham with 12 tipped-in color plates and 43 black-and-white drawings. Box scuffed, with one flap replaced.
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