THE SLEEPING BEAUTY AND OTHER FAIRY TALES.
Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur
From the Old French
With a preface by the author, describing his intentions in creating this book, as well as a short biography of Perrault. Contains 30 illustrations by Edmund Dulac throughout (Hughey, 23f, but missing the box), all tipped-in with descriptive titles printed underneath. Rubbed around edges and covers slightly bowed.
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One of three bound thus "sur vélin d'Arches teinté, comportant une suite des états, une suite sur chine, une sur vélin du Marais, un dessin original." The signed original drawing is a design that was not used in the book and was done "en sanguine." It is signed in pencil and inscribed in ink "par Miraim Breton." The signed proof is of the illustration appearing in the "cinquième dialogue." The total edition was limited to 590. Slipcase lightly worn at the corners, portfolio slightly worn at fore-edge.