The Elf Maiden and other Stories taken from the Brown, Pink and Yellow fairy books.Edited by Andrew LangDust-jacket, colour frontispiece and numerous illustrations by Henry J FordNew impression published in 1942 by Longmans, Green and Co.Condition: Vg, 196pp. Brown cloth with gilt stamped designs and titles to the upper board and spine, light wear to corners and spine tips, some fading to spine otherwise the boards are bright and clean. Pages are tightly bound and again, very clean, previous gift inscription of 1943. Beautiful illustrations by Ford.Jacket: Good, lavender jacket with gorgeous pastedown illustration to upper panel, priced at 3/6 net, small loss to spine tips and chipping to hinge corners, spine has some wear and a couple of small tears have been secured with archival tape to verso. Very uncommon in the lovely wrapper and a nice addition for collectors of Lang’s Fairy Books.
The Elf Maiden and Other Stories by Andrew Lang