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    In the Rare Dust Wrapper and Signed by Kay Nielsen

    [Kay Nielsen, illustrator). Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm. Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories by the Brothers Grimm. New York: George H. Doran Company, no date [1925]. First limited edition, number 6 of 600 copies signed by Nielsen. Illustrated with twelve full-page mounted color plates as well as full-page black-and-white plates and two-color initials by Nielsen. Large quarto. Publisher's half vellum over orange paper-covered boards; morocco spine label. Light dusting at the spine tips, else a fine, bright copy in the original dust wrapper, which is quite worn and chipped at the spine and corners. Preserved in the original publisher's printed orange slipcase. Despite the condition of the jacket (this item always appears, when it does appear on the market at all, in a brittle dust jacket), a fine copy. There was no British limited edition of this illustrated version.

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    October, 2013
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