/Felix Hoffmann, illustrator

The Sleeping Beauty.

New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1960/1959, 1st printing US; brown clothbacked white boards, with wrap around illustration of the king and his little daughter, Briar Rose, looking from the castle tower, taupe endpapers with white roses, coloured pictures drawn on stone and printed in Switzerland; in jacket identical to boards; 8.4x11.9; np. Picture book hardback.

The busy life of the castle and its long sleep under the hedge of thorns are beautifully rendered.

CONDITION: Very Good in Fair jacket; no names or other marks, tight, straight, clean, corner tips worn through and edges rubbed, spine nice, pages clean and flat; in jacket with little loss of paper but very wrinkled closed 3-4" tears all across top, also spine bottom end; unclipped 3.50. Item #21623

Price: $55.00

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