The Tall Book of Nursery Tales.

Little Red Riding Hood, City Mouse, Gingerbread Boy, Foolish Milkmaid, Ugly Duckling, Three Bears, Three Billy Goats Gruff, Little Wee Woman, Little Red Hen... more. The familiar coloured lithos on every other spread are very bright and deep.

$75.00

 

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The Tall Book of Nursery Tales.
Rojankovsky, Feodor, artist.
/FR, illustrator.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Artists and Writers Guild, (1944), very early printing; illustrated all around semi-matte paper boards with small characters from tales, endpapers with wooden house interior, window looking out on children; in jacket with all-around picture of children holding hands and walking through a forest of tall trees with animals watching; $1.00 price with ads on flap only for Mother Goose, 5.25x12.25";120 pp.
Picture Book Hardback.
CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; bookplate; rubs to extrems to tan paper, light rubs to edges of boards and spine, in edgeworn jacket creased in margin, half inch chips on spine ends, 4 closed tears to 1"; unclipped 1.00.
Control Number: 
17341