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Tanglewood Tales

By Hawthorne, Nathaniel


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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

1938. HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. Tanglewood Tales. Illustrated with 14 tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. 4to., original vellum-backed boards. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1938. The celebrated collection of mythological tales retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and illustrated with magnificent reproductions of Dulac's magical illustrations. Limited to 500 copies signed by Dulac.

  • Published: 1938
Sold by: Ursus Rare Books
$1,250.00

TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

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

  • Published: 1918
Sold by: George Houle Rare Books & Autographs
$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.

  • Published: 1921
  • Condition: Near FINE-FINE
  • Edition: 1st Edition-1st Printing
Sold by: jakoll
$743.96

TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL

STERRETT VIRGINIAILLUS TANGLEWOOD TALES BY NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE. 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.

Sold by: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc.
$700.00

TANGLEWOOD TALES

HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL

STERRETT VIRGINIAILLUS TANGLEWOOD TALES BY NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE. 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 cover rubbing 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.

Sold by: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc.
$700.00

Tanglewood Tales

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Philadelphia: Penn Pub, 1921. NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING. 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.

  • Published: 1921
  • Condition: Almost Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: On The Road Books
$700.00

Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1918. 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. First Thus. Collectible; Very Good. Illus. by Edmund Dulac.

  • Published: 1918
  • Condition: Collectible; Very Good
  • Edition: First Thus
Sold by: Appledore Books, ABAA
$650.00

Tanglewood Tales (Children's Illustrated Classics)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1974-03-01. First Edition. Hardcover. New. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

  • Published: 1974-03-01
  • Condition: New
  • Edition: First Edition
  • ISBN: 9780460050104
Sold by: ExtremelyReliable
$637.11

Tanglewood Tales

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

London, New York, Toronto: Hodder & Stoughton. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 244 pp., plus 14 tipped-in color plates. Front cover has blind-stamped lettering and stylized illustrations of centaurs with bows and arrows. Blind-stamped, faded gilt lettering on spine. Covers, in a protective wrapper, are slightly aged, shelf-worn. Spine soiled, w/ends and corners bumped and worn. Edges soiled. The centaurs from the front cover reappear, in gray-on-gray, eps, foxed to varying degrees. The fanciful, tipped-in illustrations in vibrant colors are exquisite. Interior slightly aged, but clean, crisp and tight.

  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Artisan Books & Bindery ABAA/ILAB
$350.00

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.

  • Published: 1918
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: The First Edition
$338.00

Tanglewood Tales

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

London: Hodder & Stoughton 1938. 222 pp. Grey cloth with decorative design & lettering to front cover & spine in red. Pictorial dw. Dw slightly chipped & worn to extremities. Cloth very clean and bright. Slight foxing to prelims and fore-edge. Twelve full-page colour plates illustrated by Edmund Dulac. Unusual in dust jacket. VG/VG. . Very Good. Decorated Cloth. First Thus. 1938. 4to.

  • Published: 1938
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Thus
Sold by: Stephen Foster Books
$225.33

Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Penn Publishing, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. STERRETT, Virginia Frances. 1st Edition Thus, front board clean, some slight fading to spine, very light wear to back board, internally clean and bright. Not missing any parts or illustrations. Attractive copy. Please let me know if you have any questions.

  • Published: 1921
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: Princeton rare books and manuscripts
$225.00

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.

  • Published: 1913
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: 1st Edition-1st Printing
Sold by: jakoll
$158.36

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.

  • Published: 1887
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: 1st Edition-1st Printing-Thus
Sold by: jakoll
$143.96

Tanglewood Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: T Fisher Unwin. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

  • Condition: Very Good/No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Yare Books
$112.67

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.

Sold by: Owl Books
$114.90

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.

  • Published: 1938
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Thus
Sold by: Mad Hatter Books
$100.00

Tanglewood Tales

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

NY: Hampton Six color illustrations. Fine copy, The dustjacket is bright with but a little wear.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Virginia Frances Sterrett.

  • Condition: Fine
Sold by: Seattle Book Center
$100.00

Tanglewood Tales: For Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

New York: A. L. Burt. Hardcover. A.L. Burt's Home Library Edition. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering. Jacket has tiny chips. rare to see these books in dj's. . Very Good.

  • Condition: Very Good
Sold by: Gumshoe Books
$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.

  • Published: 1892
  • Condition: VG++
  • Edition: Later Edition
Sold by: jakoll
$95.96