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M M Grimm
1823-36 2vol German Popular Stories Brothers Grimm 1st English Edition 1st Im...
London: C Baldwyn, 1823. Click here to see our other books! German Popular Stories Translated from the Kinder Und Haus-Marchen M M Grimm 1823 C Baldwyn : London 7" by 4" xii, 240; iv, [1], 2-256, [1]pp SUMMARY A finely bound, first English edition of the brother's Grimm tales. A very scarce example of this famous stories, here in English for the first time. Fine Binding,First Edition,Illustrated,Leather Binding,Very Scarce Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 1.5 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 23.99 EU Postage: £ 18.99 European Postage: £ 19.99 Asia Postage: £ 31.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 32.99 DESCRIPTION The First Edition First impression of the famous Brother's Grimm tales. Illustrated by Cruikshank. Illustrated throughout, with etched vignette titles and twenty plates by the eminent 19th century illustrator George Cruikshank. Eleven plates to volume I and nine plates to volume II. Cruikshank started his career as his father's apprentice and assistant. His family were noted artists and caricaturists. This publication is Cruikshank's earliest book illustration. Following the success of this work he illustrated the works of his friend Charles Dickens. The first edition, first issue of both volumes, without umlaut in 'Marchen' to the title page. [Cohn 369] Volume I is dated 1823 and volume II is dated 1826. A finely bound copy of this work. With half-titles. Bound without the advertisements as usual. Translated into English by Edgar Taylor, a British solicitor and author of many legal, historical, literary works and translations. He was the fi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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