One Hundred Fairy Tales. By the Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Walter Crane. Illustrated Edition. Franklin Library. Franklin Center, 1980.

$55.00

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 illustrated edition features an astounding 100 of the most famous tales, including Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Hansel and Gretel, Rumpelstiltskin, Rapunzel, and numerous others. This volume also contains Walter Crane’s illustrations from the 1882 edition, published under the title Household Tales. They are some of the most beloved illustrations of any edition of Grimm’s Fairy Tales.

This illustrated edition is in fine condition. In the full red faux leather boards and spine, elaborately gilt stamped. Text block fine. Raised bands. Gilt edges. Decorative endpapers and bookmark ribbon sewn in.

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

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One Hundred Fairy Tales. By the Brothers Grimm. Illustrated by Walter Crane. Illustrated Edition. Franklin Library. Franklin Center, 1980.

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Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 5 in