Item #42931 THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT. Charles Perrault.

THE FAIRY TALES OF CHARLES PERRAULT

London: Folio Society, 2002. Dulac, Edmund. Ninth printing. Hardcover. Item #42931

This edition reprints, with minor emendations, the versions of "The Sleeping Beauty," "Blue Beard," "Cinderella" and "Beauty and the Beast" first published in the United Kingdom by Hodder & Stoughton in 1912. The texts of "Little Red Riding-Hood," "Puss in Boots," "The Fairy," "Riquet-with-the-Tuft" and "Hop-o'-my-Thumb" are based on the original Robert Samber translations. Illustrated with 30 full-page colored plates by Edmund Dulac. Bound in maroon cloth with cover design based on Dulac's design for "My Days with the Fairies" by Mrs. R. Stawell. Very fine in very fine maroon paper covered slipcase. A new, unread copy, issued without dust jacket.

Price: $65.00