Little Brother & Little Sister and other tales by The Brothers Grimm: illustrated by Arthur Rackham
A lovely copy of Little Brother and Little Sister with other tales. The book contains very good examples of Rackham’s fine humorous and charming illustrations. Included in the book are twelve tipped in colour illustrations plus forty three black and white drawings.
Original fine ribbed, green cloth boards. Titles to the book are in bright gilt with a vignette on the front cover. In addition, the end papers are illustrated and browned. There is a pencil signature dated 1917 on the front paste down. The spine and corners are lightly bumped. Covers are clean and free of marks. All the tipped in illustrations are on titled brown pages. Several of the images have a dog eared corner. Light foxing is present on the page ends and there is a very light smattering throughout the book. The contents are clean. 250 printed pages. Large format, Octavo. 7 1/2 x 10″