Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.

Tears of Pearls Fairy Book., Tears of Pearls Fairy Book., Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.

Eleven brief, poetic fairy tales: Time and the Kings of the Elements, The Sun; or the three golden hairs of the old man of Vsevede, Kinkacho Martinko, ... Although not credited by McLoughlin, these tales and drawings were selected from Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsman, by Alexander Chomsko, George Allen 1896, translated from the French by Emily Harding. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.

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Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Chodsko, Alex.
/E. J. H. (Emily J. Harding), illustrator.
New York: McLoughlin Brothers, n. d. (1909 gift inscription) 25 A; tan boards with elaborate drawing of the grieving gardener-prince looking at the portrait of his sister while the King looks over his shoulder, brown floral steel engraved endpapers, frontis plate and b/w illustration for each story all with elaborate illustrative borders; small 8vo; 126 pp.
Juvenile hardback.
CONDITION: Good Minus; gift inscription on back of free front endpaper; boards darkened and spine spotted, loosening, front hinge cracked, light intermittent soil and creases to toning pages.
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Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Tears of Pearls Fairy Book.
Control Number: 
18854