Hardback. 56pp. Fairy tale collected by the Brothers Grimm here versified by Frederic B. Saywell and illustrated by Herbert J. Harvey. Colour frontis and 11 further colour illustrations. Illustrations all printed separately and tipped in onto grey paper where they are presented with a colour border, and a caption. No date but gift inscription 1929. Text is attractively printed with a colour border to each page and a black and white vignette of scissors and a grape vine below the text. Quarter bound in cream buckram with patterned papers to boards. Gilt titles to spine. Cloth is slightly marked. Text is clean and illustrations are neat and bright.
Author Saywell, Frederic B.
Publisher Halton Truscott Smith Ltd
Condition Good+, sound copy