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¶ Jacobs — Indian fairy tales (1892)

March 26, 2014

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Jacobs, Joseph, ed. Indian fairy tales. London: David Nutt, 1892.

Illustrated by John D. Batten.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 833 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for 17s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.

Digital version: Internet Archive.


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¶ Bain — Russian fairy tales (1892)

March 26, 2014

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Bain, R. Nisbet. Russian fairy tales from the Skazki of Polevoi. London: Lawrence and Bullen, 1892.

Illustrated by C. M. Gere.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 833 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for 17s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Andersen — Stories and fairy tales (1893) [LP]

February 19, 2014

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Andersen, Hans Christian. Stories and fairy tales. Trans. H. Oskar Sommer. 2 vols. London: George Allen, 1893.

Illustrated by Arthur J. Gaskin. Large paper edition. See also the ordinary edition.

Provenance: Morris. — Sotheby 1898, lot 58 (sold to Blakey for £2). — Unlocated.


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¶ Andersen — Stories and fairy tales (1893)

February 17, 2014

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Andersen, Hans Christian. Stories and fairy tales. Trans. H. Oskar Sommer. 2 vols. London: George Allen, 1893.

Illustrated by Arthur J. Gaskin. See also the large paper edition.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 7 (sold to G. W. Jones for 13s.). — Unlocated.

Digital version: HathiTrust.


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