written fairy tales

22093 Nouveaux Contes de Fees Mme la Comtesse de Segur.

Nouveaux Contes de Fées. Mme la comtesse de Ségur.

A beautiful copy of stories first told to her grandchildren. These were intended to entertain children 4 to 8 years old, and sought by Louis Hachette to be part of his scheme of a line of books to be sold at railway kiosks for reading on the train. This and our Perrault Contes de Fées #22079, from the estate of children's playwright Maryfrank Gardener, for 110.00, make a lovely set.

$65.00

 

Foxglove Tales by Alison Uttley, Shirley Felts, ill.

Foxglove Tales

A group of Uttley's tales, chosen from the range of her work by Lucy Meredith and published on the centenary of Uttley's birth.

$16.00

 

Many Moons.

Princess Lenore fell ill from a surfeit of raspberry tarts, and the only thing her heart desired was the moon. Note: This book has been sold.

$5.00

 

Tales of the Mist by Anthony Holcroft, E. Williamson, ill.

Tales of the Mist.

Imaginative, original tales of other-worldly beings set in remote parts of modern New Zealand: the island in the lagoon, The tramp, The girl in the cabbage tree, The night bees, Rosie Moonshine.
Note: This Book Has Been Sold.

$14.00

 

Ardizzone's Hans Andersen.

Ardizzone's Hans Andersen.

Who better to illustrate Andersen!

$34.00

 

Selected Fairy Tales by Barbara Leonie Picard, Julia Cobbold, ill.

Selected Fairy Tales.

Enchanting original fairy tales picked from her own favorites by Picard, a modern master.

$45.00

 

The Little Swineherd by Paula Fox, Leonard Lubin, ill.

The Little Swineherd and Other Tales.

Five fables written by the author, about a swineherd, a rooster, a pony, an alligator, and a raccoon.

$5.00

 

Michael Hague's Favorite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales., 1981, 1st.

Michael Hague's Favorite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales.

20 colour plates and frontispiece of Andersen by Hague. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.

$14.00

 

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