THE GREEN FAIRY BOOK - ANDREW LANG, H.J. Ford Illustrations - 3rd Edition, 1893
Title:THE GREEN FAIRY BOOK
Author: Andrew Lang
Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co.
City: London Year: 1893 (3rd Edition) Binding Style: Hardcover Pagination: 366 pages, with advertisements at end Illustrated: Yes (H.J. Ford) Book Details + Condition: Third edition from 1893 of THE GREEN FAIRY BOOK by Andrew Lang, with wonderful illustrations by H.J. Ford. Green cloth-bound hardcover with decorated gilt on front and on spine. Slight shelfwear, but overall a clean and tight copy. Slight lean. Please see pictures. Fairytales included in The Green Fairy book: The Blue Bird; The Enchanted Watch; Fairy Gifts; The Three Little Pigs; The Enchanted Ring; The Enchanted Swan; The Enchanted Snake; The Story of the Three Bears; The Golden Mermaid; and so much more. In his Preface to this volume, Lang expressed the view that
it would be "probably the last" of the collection. Their continuing
popularity, however, demanded subsequent collections. In The Green Fairy Book,
the third in the series, Lang has assembled stories from Spanish and Chinese