Folk & Fairy Tales: Modern Picture Fairy & Folk Books. Includes picture books of traditional and 19th c written folk and fairy stories, mostly single stories, and modern written fairy and folk tales, only if so identified by the author.
Eleven tales taken from the 1957 Simon and Schuster publication. One of a pleasant little series of good tales and reprinted classics for young children, originally published several years previously by Arnoldo Modatori, Milan and Deux Coqs d'Or, Paris.
An old Russian folk tale retold. SIGNED and briefly inscribed by AUTHOR.
A Japanese folk tale illustrated in the style of 18th c Japanese woodcuts.
Humorous and glowing pictures of the little kids and their world.
An old tale about the perils of wishing to be someone else, with illustrations somewhat inspired by Mughal paintings.
A beautiful book, and inexpensive because of the mark.
One of a Mexican folklore series published in Mexico with astounding mythic paintings by a young Mexican artist.
Lyrical stone lithos in greys, russets, dull golds and greens of Rapunzel's story, with a terrifying witch. In German. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD
The busy life of the castle and its long sleep under the hedge of thorns are beautifully rendered.
Tom Thumb, The Goose Girl, Jack and the Beanstalk, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots.