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Brothers Grimm
RARE First Edition Brothers Grimm or German Popular Stories 1823 Fairy Tales 1st
1823. Up for sale is First English Edition of German Popular Stories, better knows as Grimm's Fairy Tales, from 1823. By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm and beautifully illustrated by George Cruikshank, printed by C. Baldwyn in London. This is the historical book that popularized most of everyone's beloved fairy tales, such as Rumple-stilts-kin, Cinderella, Snow White, Hansel and Grettel, Tom Thumb, and many more. For condition, this is bound its is original calf leather binding. However the front cover is detached. Pages 83-86 are also missing, and sadly this does include one plate. Facsimile pages are included though. Some light staining throughout as well. Not many copies of this book come up for sale so don't miss out on this rare opportunity to own a piece of history! [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: ardentbooks [Littleton, Massachusetts, United States]
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