Second American edition thus (the first American edition to include Rackham's illustrations was published in 1909). All plates included. Two abrasions to edge of front board, hinges just starting, lightly foxed throughout, ink gift note dated Christmas 1911 on front endpaper. 1912 Hard Cover. xii, 325 pp. 8vo. A collection of sixty fairy tales by The Brothers Grimm, with color frontispiece and plates, as well as numerous black-and-white illustrations, by Arthur Rackham. Color plate mounted on front board. Rackham's work, which established him as a leading artist during the British Golden Age of book illustration, continues to have a strong following, and original editions are particularly sought after.