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    Limited Edition of Fairy Tales, Signed by Dulac

    [Edmund Dulac, illustrator]. The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales From the Old French. Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1910].

    Number 190 of 500 limited Edition de Luxe copies signed by Dulac on the limitation page. Folio. 129 pages. With thirty tipped-in color plates by Dulac on printed mounts and protected by tissue guards.

    Later full brown morocco with gilt spine titles and cherub designs in compartments on the spine and repeated on the boards. Top edge gilt. Other two edges uncut. Minor wear at the spine ends and corners. Uneven toning to the spine folds and upper front board. Minor foxing to the endpapers. First signature loose near the top edge but holding. Internal contents bright and clean. Near fine condition.

    Four-page publisher's catalog and notice for Edmund Dulac's "Exhibition of the Original Water-Colour Drawings for The Sleeping Beauty, and Other Fairy Tales" laid in.


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