The Grey Fairy Book

LANG, ANDREW.

£300.00

Publisher

Longmans, Green, and Co. 39 Paternoster Row.

Place

London

Date

1900

Synopsis

With numerous illustrations by h. j. ford

Item Description

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.25 x 7.5 inches. xii + 387 pp. Bound in original grey cloth, gilt, with pictorial gilt blocks on front board and spine. Extremities slightly worn. A very good copy. Illustrated by 32 plates, including frontispiece, among the 27 illustrations in the text. Decorated by title page and tailpiece vignettes. The sixth of a series of twelve fairy books with titles named after different colours, written by Andrew Lang (1844-1912), Scottish poet and novelist. The sources of these thirty five stories are from numerous countries. A handsomely bound and illustrated volume.

[Stock No. 27165]

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