Limited edition: no 274/525, signed by Arthur Rackham on the limitation page. Large quarto (25 x 30.5cms high). pp xii, 251. Colour frontispiece and 12 other tipped-in colour plates with tissue guards plus 43 black and white in-text illustrations accompany the 40 fairy tales. Grey cloth boards with gilt titles to spine; white buckram title-label, pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt, to front; pictorial endpapers. Top edge gilt; other edges untrimmed.
Author The Brothers Grimm
Publisher Constable & Co Ltd, London
Illustrator Arthur Rackham
Condition Respined, using original spine; board edges slightly worn; spotting to preliminaries. Lacks the envelope containing a separate plate and the white silk page marker. Otherwise a very good copy..