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FAVORITE FAIRY TALES - - 1907. 
- (NEWELL,PETER)illus. FAVORITE FAIRY TALES: the childhood choice of representative men and women. NY: Harper & Brothers 1907 (Oct. 1907). 8vo (6 1/4 x 9", white imitation vellum boards with gilt decoration, top edge gilt, xvix, 1-355p., nice owner bookplate and inscription, near Fine in dust wrapper (dw faded on edges, slightly worn). 1st edition. 16 fairy tales selected as childhood favorites by a variety of eminent people (Samuel Clemens, Henry James, Howard Pyle etc.) and illustrated by Newell with 16 wonderful tinted plates. Green decorations on every page of text are by Frances Bennett. This is a companion to Newell's Alice, Snark and Looking Glass, rare in the dust wrapper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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