Danish Fairy Legends and Tales. Hans Christian Anderson.
Danish Fairy Legends and Tales
Danish Fairy Legends and Tales
Danish Fairy Legends and Tales

Danish Fairy Legends and Tales

London: William Pickering, 1846.

First edition in English. (iv), 197 pp. Late 19th Century three quarter leather over marbled paper, spine lettered in gilt. A Good or better copy with edges well-rubbed and cloth and leather mostly rubbed off or chipped there. Lacking front free endpaper. Last signature of pages at rear protrudes slightly and rear hinge split.

An early English-language publication of the Danish folklorist's work, including "The Ugly Duckling," "The Little Mermaid" and "The Emperor's New Clothes." Item #180423007

Price: $1,500.00