Fairy Tales Anne Anderson art c.1923 art nouveau children's book 12 color platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Anne Anderson, Fairy Tales).
The Anne Anderson Fairy Tale Book. Illustrated by Anne Anderson.
Published c. 1923, London by Thomas Nelson and Sons.
190 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout, including 12 lovely art nouveau color plates..
Publisher's cloth binding, pictorial cover paste down.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding moderately rubbed and age worn, general light soiling to cloth, tips and joints scuffed or worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, light inoffensive scattered age spotting or small staining, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 12" H x 9 3/4" W.