ANDERSEN, Hans [Christian] (author). W. HEATH ROBINSON (illustrator). Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales. London, Boots The Chemist. Circa 1930.
4to. Original crimson cloth panelled in black to upper board, lettered and decorated in gilt; pp. [vi], 7-319 + [i]; with 16 fine coloured plates mounted-at-large and other drawings in line; a very good, and attractive, copy with light rubbing to extremities and a suggestion of sun-lightening to spine, internally clean with only light spotting to prelims and endleaves and all mounted plates fine.
Early edition illustrated by Heath Robinson. This fairy tale collection includes The Snow Queen; The Little Mermaid; The Wild Swans; The Ugly Duckling and The Emperor's New Clothes.