Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Fairy Tales By Hans Andersen (Signed, Limited Edition, Unopened, In Original Box, With Original Dust Jacket Flaps) by  Hans Christian; Illustrations And Prefatory Note By Arthur Rackham Andersen - First Edition Thus  - 1932 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 040120)

Fairy Tales By Hans Andersen (Signed, Limited Edition, Unopened, In Original Box, With Original Dust Jacket Flaps)

Click for full-size.

Fairy Tales By Hans Andersen (Signed, Limited Edition, Unopened, In Original Box, With Original Dust Jacket Flaps)

by Andersen, Hans Christian; Illustrations And Prefatory Note By Arthur Rackham

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Pasadena, California
Item Price
$2,700.00
$7.50 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 5 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

London: George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1932. First Edition Thus . Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included. 288 Pp. White Parchment Covers (Often Mistaken For Vellum), Gilt. #391 Of A Limited Edition Of 525 Copies, Signed By Rackham. A Very Near Fine Book, Slight Age Toning To Spine, Pages Entirely Unopened (Still Attached Along Foredges). Minor Cleaning Of Two Spots On Spine, By Heritage Bindery. With The Original Paper Flaps Which Were Attached To A Dust Jacket Which Rarely Survives; These Original Flaps Have Been Attached To A New Glassine Cover, And There Is A New Internal Plain Dust Jacket Of French Handmade Paper For Additional Protection. The Original Box Is Present, With The Printed Label Also Numbered 391; The Box Is Well Preserved, Minor Repairs And Archival Cleaning By Heritage Bindery, The Label Complete Without Chipping Or Wear Or Staining, And The Box Has A New Glassine Jacket With Large Flaps.

Reviews

Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

bookseller
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
040120
Title
Fairy Tales By Hans Andersen (Signed, Limited Edition, Unopened, In Original Box, With Original Dust Jacket Flaps)
Author
Andersen, Hans Christian; Illustrations And Prefatory Note By Arthur Rackham
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Dust Jacket Included
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1932
Bookseller catalogs
Rare And Unusual Books; Literature: Nineteenth Century; Antiquarian Books and Leather-Bound Books;

Terms of Sale

Arroyo Seco Books

Payment by credit card, check, PayPal or, for orders over $1000m by bank transfer. Shipping by US media mail at average standard rates but large or heavy items may require additional postage. Shipments valued over $200 may be sent with insurance, and/or with signature confirmation, required. International shipments sent only by insured USPS mail (Priority Mail or Priority Express Mail or Express Guaranteed). Shipments to the UK may require additional shipping charges. Sales within California and many other states are now subject to sales tax. International shipments may be subject to Customs duties or fees and/or VAT, which are the responsibility of the buyer. Postage will not be refunded for items returned as package unaccepted; please review your order for correct addressing.

About the Seller

Arroyo Seco Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since 2013
Pasadena, California
Ask Seller a Question

About Arroyo Seco Books

Arroyo Seco Books lists about 24,000 used, unusual and scarce books in all fields, including physics, art, philosophy, social science, literature, science fiction, etc. We stock modern and antiquarian prints and other art. Most items are listed in 100 catalogs titled by subject matter on this site. We purchase interesting private libraries. Member of IOBA. Contact: Stephen Clauser, 626-372-3863.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
unopened
A state in which all or some of the pages of a book have not been separated from the adjacent pages, caused by a traditional... [More]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
flap(s)
The portion of a book cover or cover jacket that folds into the book from front to back. The flap can contain biographical... [More]
Parchment
Pages or book covering made from a prepared animal skin. Parchment describes any animal skin used for books, while vellum is a... [More]
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new"... [More]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or... [More]

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories

tracking-