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Edmund Dulac's Picture Book From The French Red Cross

By Various; Edmund Dulac (Ed)

1915

Hodder and Stoughton : London; New York; Toronto

11" by 8.5"

134pp

 

 

 

DETAILS

A delightful collection of short stories and fairytales, profusely illustrated throughout, and published in aid of the Red Cross.

Published during the First World War, this volume was amongst several works by Edmund Dulac published as relief books, with the proceeds from this volume going to the Croix Rouge Francaise, Comite De Londres. Illustrated with 19 plate, including a portrait of Edmund Dulac. The volume includes a selection of short stories and fairy-tales including, Cinderella, Sindbad the Sailor and The Real Princess. Undated, dated using Copac

CONDITION

In a cloth binding. Externally, sound. Rubbing to the spine, boards and extremities. Crack to the front joint to tail, no more than 10cm. Spotting to the fore edge. Front and rear endpapers are age toned. Internally, generally firmly bound. Scattered spotting, heavier to the text pages, the first and last few pages in particular.

Overall Condition: Good

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