Previous owners' name inked on first page. The boards show some bumping to the corners and the top and bottom of spine. Interior text block is age toned, and at the gutter of pages 128-129 is a significant split in the binding. The spine is solid and firm, but has a slight slant. Pages 121-124 apppear to have been mis-cut at the top edge, and as a result the corners are torn, with about 1 in of loss to each page. Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7? in - 9? in tall. Year: 1897. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Hans Andersen's Elfin Tales
Publisher: Frederick Warne and Co.
Publication Date: 1897
Book Condition: Good
Book Description N.Y. / New York: Henry Holt, 1981, 1st HH Edition, Later Printing, New York, NY, 1981. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine (see description). Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description). Michael Hague (illustrator). Later Printing of the first Edition. ----------hardcover, about 8 x 10.25 inches, a near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, very short closed tear at upper rear flap fold (less than an inch), no writing in the book, looks new, 24 colur full page illustrations, a lovely edition, also see our listing for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland which also has Michael Hague illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Not Signed. Seller Inventory # 159154