Illustrated by Harriette Amsden. Chocolate colored boards lightly soiled, corners bumped, foot of spine beginning to fray. Text very clean. HB cover, CHILDREN genre. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Princess Kallisto and Other Tales of the...
Publisher: Harper and Brothers, NY, 1911
Book Description Harper & Brothers, New York, 1911. Hardcover. Book Condition: Poor. heavy edge wear and rubbing, corners heavily bumped, top and bottom of spine have 1/2" strips missing, cloth torn at edges, ink scribbles on front free end paper and both sides of frontispiece, scattered fingerprint soiling inside, binding tight, 139 pages, 6 fairy stories with bw and color illustrations or edge decorations on almost every page Size: 7.25 x 9.5. Bookseller Inventory # 008208
Book Description Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1902. Hardback. Book Condition: Good. Amsden, Harriette (illustrator). (First Edition). 139 pages. Illustrated. Decorated Cloth. Binding rubbed and extremities worn. A couple of small piercings through the cloth on the back cover. Former owner's inscription on the front end page. Faint light dampstaining in four pages begining at the front end page. Front and rear end pages starting. Pages 137-139 have damage all the way around in the margin. Overall a nice copy. Size: 11 Inches. Bookseller Inventory # 000082
Book Description T. C. & E. C. Jack, London & Edinburgh, 1905. In-4° (cm. 27,8x23,1), pp. 138, (1) con 6 TAVOLE a piena pagina e 8 disegni, tutte le pagine di testo ornate a uno o due bordi da grandi composizioni figurate (ricorrenti, ma differenti per ognuna delle 6 fiabe). Tela edit. con raffinata grafica e disegni bicolori al piatto. Una traccia di gora (faint waterstain not really damaging the picture) in cop. tocca appena la figura. Appena allentato in due punti interni. Sguardie con bei disegni monocromi ocra. Elegante scritta a penna coeva alla sguardia "Scripture Prize Dec. 1907 Frank Youngman". Ecco le 6 deliziose fiabe: The Princess Kallisto, Pattikins & the Sea Maiden, Kron the Mighty, The Prince with the Noble Heart, The Princess of the Rainbow, The King of the Gnomes. Da non confondere con le edizioni economiche! DANA ORCUTT (1870-Boston 1953), esperto di tecniche di stampa e scrittore di successo e protettore degli animali. AMSDEN. originalissima illustratrice art nouveau: pochi e raffinati colori pastello entro nette sinuose elaborate linee. Stupendo. Bookseller Inventory # miky54xlvlInf
Book Description Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: No. Harriette Amsden (illustrator). First Edition. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1902. First edition of the author's first and only venture into children's books. This hard-to-find title includes six fairy tales illustrated in black, vermillion and green, with a distinctly Art Nouveau look. In addition to the title story, others include: Pattikins & the Sea Maiden; Kron the Mighty; The Prince with the Noble Heart; The Princess of the Rainbow; and The King of the Gnomes. Grey cloth lettered and decorated in vermillion, black and green, uncut edges, 139 pages. Condition is relatively used, with cover wear and soiling, some spine end fraying, and a shaken binding with several loose pages. Hinges surprisingly not all that bad. Light dampstain along lower margin throughout book. Some light fingerprinting and other soiling in margins of a few pages, one text page torn horizontally halfway across (no paper loss), two other pages with similar 2" tears, some outer edges lightly chipped. Still a bright and attractive copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. Illus. by Harriette Amsden. 4to (11" x 9"). Bookseller Inventory # 000178