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The Fables of Aesop : The Greek Slave whose stories are told around the World

By: Aesop & translated by Gregory, Patrick and Justina, and selected by Levine, David

Price: $18.28

Publisher: Boston, MA, Gambit: 1984

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 029326


ix, 103 pp, black cloth covered boards w/orange title block on front & spine w/gilt lettering, dj wht w/orange-black lettering w/illustrated front panel & photo of author on back panel. David Levine has chosen fifty of his favorite fables from Aesop to illustrate each with a full-page drawing accompanied by fifty additonal fables. spine sunned, small chips at top & bottom of the spine. View more info

The Story of Sammy Sticklepin

By: Alleyne, Margaret

Price: $27.63

Publisher: New York, NY, F. Warne & Co. Ltd.: 1957

Edition: 4th Impression

Seller ID: 015390


43 pp, wht-blk spine w/color pictorial front boards & dj, back of book has color illustration, illustrated endpapers. Story of a hedgehog named Sammy Sticklepin and his adventures. Sammy's prickles were the longer & pricklier & sticklier than his brothers and sister. dj corners worn, slight wear corners of bk, slight foxing of boards & dj, dj price-clipped. View more info

Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans and Translated from Danish by Siewers, Carl

Price: $63.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Graham & Matlack: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039356


[6], 188, green clock covered boards w/color pastedown of mermaid on the front cover w/green-white embossed border on the front cover, four color illustrations in the text with numerous black-and-white illustrations. The book contains eighteen stories. They are: The Tinder-box, Little Klaus and Big Klaus, Little Ida's Flowers, Lizzie Thumb, The Traveling Companion, The Little Mermaid, The Emperor's New Suit, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Wild Swans, The Flying Trunk... View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $37.19

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002516


155 pp, quarterbound w/blu papercovered boards w/green cloth spine, dj white glossy w/full color illustrations reproduced from a copy of 1924 edition in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Collection of 11 of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales: the Tinder Box, The Real Princess, The Elder Tree Mother, The Nightingale, Ole Lukk-Oie, The Hardy Tin Soldier, The Flying Trunk, The Swineherd, The Shepherdess and the Chimney-Sweeper, The Story of a Mother and T... View more info

The Wicked Prince

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Mankato, MN, Creative Editions: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019600


unpaginated, glossy light green-black papercovered boards w/color pictorial front w/tan-blk dj w/color pictorial front. In this retelling of a story also know as "The Evil King," a vain prince determines to prove himself more powerful than all else, even God, only to be defeated by a single gnat. View more info

Twelve Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $15.26

Publisher: New York, NY, Margaret K. McElderry Books: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020316


92 pp, wht-red spine HB w/black lettering w/front & back background grey w/color pictorial front & back, dj is the same as the boards, illustrated front & rear pastedowns w/ maps. Illustrator has selected, translated & illustrated twelve of Hans Christian Andersen's tales. The Princess on the Pea, Tinderbox, the Swineherd, The Little Match Girl, The Sweethearts, The Fir Tree, Twelve by Coach and others. prev owner wrote on FPD. View more info

Thumbelina : and Other Stories

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Derrydale Books: 1995

Seller ID: 030123


103 pp, dark red boards w/color illustrated front & back panels w/wht letteing, dark red endpapers. The book contains seven fairy tales from : Thumbelina, Nightingale, Little Swineherd, The Emperor's New Clothes, The Nightingale, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, and The Little Mermaid. Thumbelina is a Danish fairy tale. Story about woman who wanted a child, and went to a witch. The witch gave her a grain of barley & told her to plant it. A flower sprang up fr... View more info

The Little Mermaid

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Company: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035656


48 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards and purple cloth covered spine, glossy dj w/blu spine w/black-orange lettering w/color illustrated front panel. The story of a mermaid princess who gives up her title, her voice, and ultimately her life for the love of a human prince. prev owner's bookplate on ffep and prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $361.25

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1932

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039312


272 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine and color pastedown by C.D. Federer on the front cover, white endpapers w/green illustrations, 8 color plates in the text w/numerous black-and-white illustrations, dj black w/color illustrated front panel that is same as illustration on the front cover, and black-and-white pictorial rear panel of mother reading to three children. each page has an illustration along top edge of a vine with leaves. The boo... View more info

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales #0333

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and adapted by Morel, Eve

Price: $10.16

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 049673


61 pp, glossy color illustrated papercovered boards w/blu-green-red-pink-white illustration on the front & rear boards, color illustrated endpapers of swans on lake w/castle in the background. The book contains the following stories: The Tinder Box, The Nightingale, The Swineherd, The SHepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, Thumbelina and The Ugly Duckling. Prev owner received as a gift Dec 1965 and donor wrote on the recto of the ffep, several pages have color pencil mark... View more info

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales #2242

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and adapted by Morel, Eve

Price: $7.61

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 049674


61 pp, glossy color illustrated papercovered boards w/blu-green-red-pink-white illustration on the front & rear boards, color illustrated endpapers of swans on lake w/castle in the background. The book contains the following stories: The Tinder Box, The Nightingale, The Swineherd, The SHepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, Thumbelina and The Ugly Duckling. boards soiled and some wear to the corners. View more info

The Classic Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and retold by Black, Sheila

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Courage Books: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012869


56 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, dj wht-blk spine w/full color pictorial front. Collection of nine fairy tales f/Hans Christian Andersen: the emperor's new clothes, thumbelina, the princess & the pea, the steadfast tin soldier, the fir tree, the little mermaid, the nightingale, the little match girl and the ugly duckling. dj one half inch by two inch on front panel. View more info

Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and translated by Hersholt, Jean

Price: $29.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Heritage Press: 1942

Edition: ca 1946

Seller ID: 040199


xxii, 297 pp, quarterbound w/red cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, yel paper covered boards w/red illustrations and all edges stained yellow, yellow dj w/black lettering on front, rear, & spine panels w/color illustrated front panel, yel slipcase w/red top & bottom w/color illustrated front panel and text on the rear panel. The book contains a collection of twenty-five of Andersen's fairy tales. Some of the tales are: The Tinder Box, Little Claus and Big Claus, ... View more info

Hans Christian Andersen Tales

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and translated by Keigwin, R.P.

Price: $42.46

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Flensted Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: 017058


96 pp, green-wht boards w/color illustrated front. Collection of seven fairy tales issued from Odense, the poet's native town. View more info

Andersen's Fairy Tales, and Andersen's Shorter Tales, and Andersen's Longer Stories with Notes and Appendices - 3 Volume Set in Slipcase

By: Andersen, Hans Christian and translated from the Danish by Hersholt, Jean

Price: $63.71

Publisher: New York, NY, The Heritage Press: 1948

Seller ID: 049398


3 volume set, xx, [2], 297 pp, yel clothcovered boards w/red illustrated front cover & red lettering on the spine, yel endpapers w/red illustrations, [14], 445 pp, blu clothcovered boards w/red illustrated front cover & red lettering on the spine, grey endpapers w/red illustrations, [10], 430 pp, lii appendices & notes, green clothcovered boards w/red illustrations and red lettering on the spine, light green endpapers w/red illustrations, red papercovered slipcase. An... View more info

The Sleeping Beauty

By: Anderson, Anne

Price: $216.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1928

Seller ID: 021364


40 pp, light green-light blue papercovered boards w/color wraparound illustration, green-wht illustrated endpapers, the book is in the original clamshell box, the box has three color illustrations, (one on bottom of the box, one on inside top of the box & third on the top of the box), then on the inside of the bottom of the box is a list of Anne Anderson Beauty Books. There were six in the series. The classic story of sleeping beauty and how everyone in the palace fall... View more info

The Broken Sword

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $123.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Abelard-Schuman, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018777


274 pp, blu papercovered boards w/black letters & illustrations, dj pink-wht-black w/illustrated front. A tale of adventure - romantic fiction w/a bow to the old sagas. Orm left his native Jutland to seek his fortune, he settles in England, but a witch puts a curse on him. Imric, the elf-earl meets the witch who tells him of the birth of Orm's son. Cawthorn & Moorcock #75. dj chipped on top & bottom edges, dj closed tear on top front, book slight wear to corners. View more info

Earthman's Burden

By: Anderson, Poul and Dickson, Gordon R.

Price: $80.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Gnome Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028685


185 pp, red composition boards w/blk lettering, dj pink-blk w/illustrated front, SIGNED by Anderson on ffep. Shipwrecked on a planet 500 light-years f/the solar system, and walk into a nineteenth century, old west frontier twon. The local citizens - in red bandanas, ten-gallon hats, chaps, high-heel boots & spurs - are pistol-toting teddy bears. they are the Hokas on the planet Toka. Pringle pg 114. Anatomy of Wonder #3-9. dj spine light toning, dj small chips at bott... View more info

The Brave Cowboy

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $59.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1959

Seller ID: 026231


unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering & deco, dj red w/black lettering & illustrated front, red & black illustrated endpapers. Story of small boy and his exciting life in his imagination, a life of a cowboy catching rustlers, battling Indians, busting broncs and tracking down dangerous critters. prev owner's name on verso of ffep, front flap of dj, dj one inch chips along bottom edge back panel, chipped on top& bottom of spine, dj chipped bottom edge fr... View more info

Hoppity Hare's Adventures : the Brambledown Tales

By: Anonymous

Price: $7.23

Publisher: New York, NY, Gallery Books: 1990

Seller ID: 011625


unpaginated, glossy light green-blu boards w/color pictorial front, green illustrated endpapers. Story of animal characters from the village of Brambledown going to do their grocery shopping in Farmer Hayseed's back garden. Then Farmer Hayseed places a giant in his garden, Then they see him place another giant out in his field. Then Hoppity Hare goes to fight the giant in the garden and finds out that it is only a scarecrow. View more info