This is No. 754 of a limited edition of 1500 copies. Three tall 4to volumes, approximately 50pp. per volume. Each volume is illustrated with colored drawings throughout. King Midas and the Golden Touch is illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg, Pandora's Box by Rafaello Busoni, and The Emperor's New Cloths by Ervine Metzl, all three signed by the illustrator on the limitation page. Hardcovers, bound in brightly colored decorative cloth, housed in publisher's red slipcase with title-label to backstrip. Two of the volumes have the original glassine dustwrappers. In very good plus condition. Bindings are firm and square. Contents are crisp, clean, and bright. Attractive bookplates to front pastedown endpapers, otherwise unmarked. Pandora's Box does not have the glassine jacket, and has some light soiling and scuffing to boards. The slipcase is intact and in very good condition with a little rubbing to one edge of title-label. A lovely set of fairy tales overall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Evergreen Tales; or, Tales for the ...
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club
Publication Date: 1952
Book Condition: Very Good+
Edition: Limited Edition.
Book Description Limited Editions Club December 1951, 1951. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible - Very Good. No Jacket. Numbered. These three volumes are #294 of 2,000 copies of this Limited Editions Club edition. Books are clean and tight. Slip case is in good condition. We put tracking on every shipment. Signed By Illustrator. Seller Inventory # 45861