GREEN FAIRY BOOK - ANDREW LANG with H.J. Ford Illustrations Plates - 1895
Book Condition + Details: Longmans, Green and Co. (London). Fourth Edition, 1895. Hardcover with dark green, gilt-decorated boards. All edges gilt. Beautifully illustrated with b&w plates by H.J. Ford. Tales include: The Blue Bird; Fairy Gifts; Prince Narcissus and the Princess Potentilla; The Little Soldier; The Magic Swan; The Enchanted Snake; The Story of the Three Bears; The Crystal Coffin; The Golden Mermaid; The War of the Wolf and the Fox; and many more. In very good condition, with firm binding; light wear to boards, with rubbing at corners; gilt to front and spine remains bright; name and number on front endpapers (otherwise clean and free of markings); light periodic foxing.