The Shoes of Fortune. Hans Christian Andersen.
The Shoes of Fortune
The Shoes of Fortune

The Shoes of Fortune

London: Chapman & Hall, 1847.

First British edition. Bound in publisher's brown cloth decorated in blind and stamped in gilt. Spine faded, corners bumped, cloth lightly rubbed. Previous owner details to front free end paper. Plates browned and foxed; sporadic light foxing to pages. All plates are present, though the plate facing page 90 has been re-tipped in and has a short edge-tear. Contains eleven fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen, translated here into English for the first time. Item #140937710

Price: $1,500.00