Grimm’s Fairy Tales. Edited by Louis and Bryna Untermeyer. Illustrated by Lucille Corcos. Collector’s edition. Easton Press. Norwalk, 1980.

$80.00

First compiled into book form by brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm in 1812, the Grimm’s Fairy Tales have sustained a consistent appeal across generations. From Arthur Rackham to Walt Disney, artists and creators all over the world have taken inspiration from Grimm’s Fairy Tales. W.H. Auden praised the collection as one of the founding works of Western literature. This beautiful collector’s edition features 59 of the most famous tales, including Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Hansel and Gretel, Little Red Riding Hood, and numerous others. Alongside Lucille Corcos’ engravings and decorative marginalia, this volume is one of the best representations of the work published in the last fifty years.

This Easton Press Collector’s Edition is part of their 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. It is fine in full navy leather, elaborately gilt stamped. Text block fine. Orange silk moire endpapers and bookmark ribbon sewn in. All edges gilt.

A fine collector’s copy of Grimm’s Fairy Tales.

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Grimm’s Fairy Tales. Edited by Louis and Bryna Untermeyer. Illustrated by Lucille Corcos. Collector’s edition. Easton Press. Norwalk, 1980.

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Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 16 × 10 × 5 in