Antique Books: Andersen's Works Wonder Stories Told For Children; Stories and Tales (2 Volumes) Hardcover HC Ca. 1890's


Title: Andersen's Works: Wonder Stories Told For Children; Stories and Tales (2 Volumes)

Author: Hans Christen Andersen

Illustrator: M.L. Stone; V. Pederssen

Description: Two volume set. Books (especially Wonder Stories) have somewhat warped boards and text blocks. Heads and tails of spines as well as fore edge corners are a bit bumped and worn. Light rubbing wear to spine edges. Faint discoloration along board edges. Light general surface soiling. Bookseller provenance label on rear paste down for "Stuart and Thompson, 105 First Street, Portland, Oregon," which places the books first being sold in the 1890's. Ornately illustrated front board and spine with black and gilt on olive cloth. Author's Edition. Copyright date of 1870 (Hurd & Houghton).

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company

Place: Boston, MA

Year: Ca. 1890's

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: Each book measures 5.25 x 7.5 inches.

Pages: 555 & 532 pages, respectively.

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