The Yellow Fairy Book

London & New York: Longmans, Green and Co., 1894.

Henry Justice Ford. First Edition. Leatherbound. One volume. Small octavo. Beautifully bound by Bayntun in full yellow leather with gilt decorations to spine, gilt lettered black leather spine label, gilt ruling and dentelles, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, original cloth covers, & spine bound-in at rear. Illustrations throughout by Henry Justice Ford. Very good. Item #1345

A fine copy of a collection of tales from all over the world, featuring many tales by Hans Christian Andersen.

Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a Scottish poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him.

Price: $1,500.00