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Tanglewood Tales

By Hawthorne, Nathaniel




This 1853 collection by Nathaniel Hawthorne includes retelling of Greek myths in a simple language for children.

Contents: The Gorgon's Head; The Golden Touch; The Paradise of Children; The Three Golden Apples; The Miraculous Pitcher; The Chimaera; The Wayside; The Minotaur; The Pygmies; The Dragon's Teeth; Circe's Palace; The Pomegranate Seeds; and The Golden Fleece.


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Tanglewood Tales

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Hodder and Stoughton, London: [1918]. First edition thus, number 100 of 500 copies, signed by Edmund Dulac., [1918].. First edition thus, number 100 of 500 copies, signed by Edmund Dulac.. Very minor soiling to boards, two tiny nicks to leading edge of front panel, near fineto fine and bright in custom mylar cover.. Fourteen full-page, tipped in color illus. by Edmund Dulac.. One-half vellum over gray boards.

$850.00

TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

LONDON, HODDER, 1918, 1918. SIGNED BY EDMUND DULAC ; #162/500 VERY GOOD. Signed by Author(s).

$750.00


TANGLEWOOD TALES

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Compamy, 1921. TANGLEWOOD TALES- Nathaniel Hawthorne- Illustrated by Virginia Frances Sterrett- The Penn Publishing Compamy, Philadelphia- 1921- 1st Edition- 1st Printing- [1921 on copyright page, no other printings mentioned]- [PO dedication on ffep December 1921]- Hardcover:-Large 4to- Near FINE-FINE/ no jacket as issued- Original dark blue cloth withgilt titles on spine and cover and applied illustration in color of a girl riding a white bull in the water- very minimal rubbing to cover, square, tight and clean- 261pp are clean and crisp, no tears, nicks or writing- illustrated endpapers in blue, white and orange- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes: The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate Seeds and The Golden Fleece- 24 illustrations by Sterrett including 10 full page plates in color and tissue guarded- A gorgeous copy!- Fiction-juvenile-mythology-adventure-illustrated-Sterrett (3789) . 1st Edition-1st Printing. Illustrated Cloth w/pastedown. Near FINE-FINE/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Virginia Frances Sterrett. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$929.95

Tanglewood Tales

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Philadelphia: Penn Pub, 1921. Contains 10 full page color illustrations. Slight fading to gilt lettering (letters TAN) on front cover, slight fading to title on backstrip. No DJ. Book is enclosed in box with some light rubbing and soil and split on ends on left side. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Almost Fine/Slipcase. Illus. by Virginia Sterrett. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$700.00


TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL

STERRETT, VIRGINIA. (STERRETT,VIRGINIA)illus. TANGLEWOOD TALES by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Philadelphia: Penn Pub. Co. (1921). Large 4to (9 x 11 1/4"), gilt cloth, pictorial paste-on, slightest bit of rear cover soil else Fine. First Sterrett edition, illustrated with 10 beautiful and striking color plates with tissue guards plus color pictorial title page and many beautiful half-page black and whites.

$700.00

Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1918. Collectible; Very Good. The 1918 SIGNED/LIMITED. #14 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY EDMUND DULAC on the limitation page. Publisher's half-vellum over gray paper boards. Bright gilt-lettering along the spine, very light offsetting and scuffing to the paper boards. Solid, well-preserved and VG. Quarto, 245 pgs., deckled fore-edge. Lovely decorative endapers, 14 tipped-in Dulac color plates. Signed by Illustrator.

$650.00


Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1918. The First Edition has for sale the rare, second hand, out of print Edmund Dulac illustrated book, Tanglewood Tales, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, which is a first edition book published by Hodder and Stoughton in November 1918._____This first edition of Tanglewood Tales by Edmund Dulac completely conforms to Ann Conolly Hughey's book: 'Edmund Dulac - His Book Illustrations' (1995) in which this book is bound in a tan cloth with a special design by Edmund Dulac comprising of rust and orange images taken from the illustrated front endpapers. You are able to see Edmund Dulac's printed initials to the bottom right corner of the front board. The boards measuring 9.00 x 11.00 inches are extremely attractive and impressive. However, as with a book of this age they do have some minor faults which are: corner knocks; slight crinkling to the cloth to the bottom right hand corner of the front board; slight wear to the top and bottom of the spine; slight darkening of the spine; light marks to the plain back board; and slight wear to the edge of the back board. These faults are minimal and consist with a book that is in excess of 90 years old. These boards are exceptionally attractive and in a highly collectable condition._____There are 244 numbered pages with 14 tipped-in wonderful colour plates by Edmund Dulac. The plates are in Fine condition, being mounted on grey paper and are bordered with one thick and one thin green line. The pages are exceptionally clean slight browning to the front endpapers; very light and minimal spotting; and a very light wave that goes through the pages of the book ~ barely noticeable and only mentioned for completeness._____This is an exceptionally rare and collectable Edmund Dulac first edition book of Tanglewood Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne which is now in excess of 90 years old.. First Edition. Original Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Edmund Dulac.

$332.01


TANGLEWOOD TALES

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Chicago-New York: Rand McNally, 1913. TANGLEWOOD TALES- Nathaniel Hawthorne- Illustrated by Milo Winter- Rand McNally, Chicago-New York- 1913- 1st Edition-1st Printing Thus (The Windermere Series)- Hardcover:-Small 4to- FINE/ no jacket as issued- original Green cloth (later editions are blue cloth) with gilt titles on cover and spine-color paste-on of pygmies on large woman's head caught in spider web- paste-on is without flaw, clean and beautiful- books is clean, square and tight-very light sunning of spine- 283pp with green illustrated endpapers- PO bookplate on inner front cover- This is the companion book (same previous owner of our A Wonder Book listing)- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes The Wayside, The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate Seeds and The Golden Fleece- beautifully illustrated with 10 full page color plates including frontis and 6 full page b&w plates by Milo Winter- A jewel of a book!- Fiction-juvenile-mythology-adventure-anthology-illustrated (3782) . 1st Edition-1st Printing. Illustrated Cloth w/pastedown. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Milo Winter. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$197.95


TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Boston-New York: Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1887. TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)- Nathaniel Hawthorne- Illustrated by George Wharton Edwards- Houghton-Mifflin Co.- Boston-New York, The Riverside Press, Cambridge- 1887- 1st Edition-1st Printing-Thus- no further date on copyright page( 1st Edition in this format with illustrator being Edwards)- Hardcover:- 4to- FINE/ no jacket as issued- book in protective mylar jacket- Original beveled blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover, pastedown of Theseus slaying the Minotaur in gilt and black.- Very minimal wear to extremities- Textblock and spine are tight and square, book is clean-gilt is bright on cover and spine- A lovely copy!- 190pp are clean, no writing anywhere, all edges are gilt and very well preserved- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes The Wayside, The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate Seeds and The Golden Fleece- 22 full page and many in text, head and tail illustrations by George Wharton Edwards in b&w- Fiction-juvenile-mythology-adventure-illustrated . 1st Edition-1st Printing-Thus. Fine Binding. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by George Wharton Edwards. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$179.95


Tanglewood Tales

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

London and Felling-on-Tyne: The Walter Scott Publishing Co., Ltd., [awarded] 1916., 1916. Celebrated re-writing of well-loved Greek myths in a volume for children. Crown octavo, pp.256. Bound in full green calf with decorative gilt border to front and rear board, red title label to spine, five raised bands, extra gilt tooling to spine, logo and motto ('Scientiae turrim fortissimam claves aperiunt') of the King Edward VI Grammar School emblazoned in gilt on front board, gilt tooling to leather turn-in, blue marbled endpapers and endpapers. Boards in very good condition with limited signs of wear, top board edge rubbed and chipped in one place, fore edge and tail edge vivid, spine faded to brown from sunlight, raised bands showing general shelf wear, school prize award to G.L. Hellens to pastedown. Overall, a very presentable copy.

$118.58

Tanglewood Tales - A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel:

Illustrations by Willy Pogany. With Frontispiece, & 3 other beautiful coloured plates (one loose). 25 other full-page b/w plates. 320 pp. A collection of 13 tales for children including The Gorgon's Head, The Three Golden Apples, The Chimaera, The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, The Golden Fleece etc. half-title and frontispiece loosening. Illustrated eps. Intermittent spots of foxing in text. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering and vignettes on front board and spine. Top and bottom of spine and corners very lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.

$103.53


Tanglewood Tales

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

London: Hodder & Stoughton (Colour Books), 1938. Hardback: dj (price unclipped), chipped at spine tips and corners, a few short tears, scrape on front. Grey cloth decorated and lettered on front and spine in red, spine foxed and discoloured on tips, lower corners bumped (pages slightly), 'This book belongs to' panel filled in, some light internal and foredge foxing, else very good. heavy 4to, 222pp.. First Thus. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Edmund Dulac.

$100.00


TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Boston-New York: Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1892. TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)- Nathaniel Hawthorne- Illustrated by George Wharton Edwards- Houghton-Mifflin Co.- Boston-New York, The Riverside Press, Cambridge- 1892 (on title page) (c1887 in this edition)- Hardcover:- 4to- VG++/ no jacket as issued- Original beveled blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover, pastedown of Theseus slaying the Minotaur in gilt and black.- head and tail of spine very lightly rubbed and lightly frayed, as are the extremities. Textblock and spine are tight and square, book is clean-gilt is bright- A lovely copy!- 190pp are clean, no writing, couple of nicks and shalow tears not affecting text or illustrations- all edges are gilt.- PO dedication on ffep- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes The Wayside, The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate Seeds and The Golden Fleece- 22 full page and many in text, head and tail illustrations by George Wharton Edwards in b&w- Fiction-juvenile-mythology-adventure-illustrated (3784) . Later Edition. Fine Binding. VG++/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by George Wharton Edwards. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$119.95

TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

1913. Good. HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. TANGLEWOOD TALES. Illustrated by Milo WINTER. Chicago: Rand McNally & Co. (1913). Windermere Series. 283 pp. 8vo., blue cloth with gilt lettering and color illustrated pastedown on front cover. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Near fine, minor shelfwear only. In good dust jacket with matching cover illustration, with light soil, and a few small chips and tears, slightly affecting spine title. Frontispiece and seven color plates.

$95.00

TANGLEWOOD TALES: For Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Houghton Mifflin Company. Hardcover. B000NTMA2O This is the 1898 Henry Altemus hardback, very nice book in great shape. BOX K-6 . Very Good.

$79.95


Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London - E. H. Wells, 1899 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smart leather bound copy of Hawthorne's Greek myths rewritten for children, the famous Tanglewood Tales. From the Farringdon Classics series. Dated from the copperplate ink inscription on the front free-endpaper. Condition: The binding is generally tight and firm. The frontinner is strained. The first three leaves, including the front free-endpaper, are partially detached. There is very mild wearto the extremities, including very mildrubbing and edgewear. Internally the pages are generally clean, withslight browning to the edges. Overall the condition is very good..

$79.05

Tanglewood Tales

HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL

Rand McNally, Chicago,, 1913. Hardcover. (very good unless otherwise noted). Rand McNally, Chicago, 1913, 283p., hardcover, with illustrations by Milo Winter; The Windermere Series.

$75.00

Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Book is brand new in perfect condition and unread. Cardboard slip is slightly scuffed but still admirable.

$75.00

TANGLEWOOD TALES

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

New York, N.Y. USA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1898 Cover has wear. Some scribbles. Overall a good little book. Pages have few wrinkles. Few pages have been slightly soiled. X LIBRARY We Ship USPS (US Post Office). Please ensure your address is correct with apt # and PO Box if used. Books returned by USPS are refunded & relisted for you to repurchase.. Good/No Jacket. 15 Oz. Book.

$69.97

Tanglewood Tales: For Girls and Boys: Being A Second Wonder-Book

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. Book: Very Good. 12mo.. 336 pp. 4 3/4 x 7 1/2. Brown cloth covered boards, stamped in gold on spine, blind embossed on front and back. No dj. Tipped-in note on Emerson ifc. No damage or markings noted.

$67.99