Hans Andersen's Story Book. with a Memoir [Fairy Tales]

By: Andersen, Hans [Christian]; Howitt, Mary

Price: $225.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine

Spine faded, ink name stamp crossed out on title page, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1869 Hard Cover. vi, 9-154, 7-187, [3] pp. Beautiful blind-stamped purple cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Engraved frontispiece, portrait of Andersen from a painting by Carl Hartmann, and several other illustrations in text. A collection of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen, known for The Princess on the Pea, Thumbelina, The Little Mermaid, The Emperor's New Clothes, etc. Includes: Memoir of Hans Christian Andersen (by Mary Howitt), A Picture-Book without Pictures; My Boots; Scenes on the Danube; The Swineherd; The Real Princess; The Shoes of Fortune; The Fir-Tree; The Snow Queen - in Seven Stories; The Leap-Frog. The Snow Queen was recently adapted to the popular Disney film Frozen.

Title: Hans Andersen's Story Book. with a Memoir [Fairy Tales]

Author: Andersen, Hans [Christian]; Howitt, Mary

Illustrator: Hartmann, Carl; Dalziel

Categories: Classics, Early Imprints, Fables & Fairy Tales, Scandinavian,

Publisher: New York, Allen Brothers: 1869

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2283812