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EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK: FAIRY TALES OF THE ALLIED NATIONS, Dulac, Edmund.
1 EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK: FAIRY TALES OF THE ALLIED NATIONS Dulac, Edmund.
N Y, N Y Doran, 1924 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
CHILDREN'S; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [14], 174 pages; Ca. 1924. 4to, black cloth with clear gilt motif and lettering at spine, large gilt and black pictorial paper label at upper cover, text with 16 tipped-in color plates from paintings by Dulac (including frontis) , b/w original line drawings by Dulac on each chapter title page. Mild wear and rubbing, few scrapes at edges, some dusting, text solid and clean with all plates very good, scarce matching pictorial dust wrapper printed in red-brown with black lettering, several lengthy creases with wear and partial separation at flap folds, somewhat darkened at spine and edges, old wear with some short tears and chipping at edges including spine ends. Appearance is excellent! Initially published in limited and trade formats in London in 1916, with some proceeds supposedly to help in the war effort. Some of those copies were designated for sale in the U. S. And Canada, and apparently not separately published in the U. S. Until this edition of the mid 1920s. A wonderfully unsophisticated book in nice condition. ; 0 31757 
Price: 446.45 USD
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