ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator).  Hans ANDERSEN (author). Ardizzone's Hans Andersen. Fourteen Classic Tales. Selected and Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Translated by Stephen Corrin.
ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator).  Hans ANDERSEN (author). Ardizzone's Hans Andersen. Fourteen Classic Tales. Selected and Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Translated by Stephen Corrin.
ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator).  Hans ANDERSEN (author). Ardizzone's Hans Andersen. Fourteen Classic Tales. Selected and Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Translated by Stephen Corrin.

ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Hans ANDERSEN (author). Ardizzone's Hans Andersen. Fourteen Classic Tales. Selected and Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Translated by Stephen Corrin.

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ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Hans ANDERSEN (author). Ardizzone's Hans Andersen. Fourteen Classic Tales. Selected and Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Translated by Stephen Corrin. London, André Deutsch. 1978.

8vo. Original deep red linson boards pictorially blocked and lettered in gilt to spine and upper cover, pictorial endpapers, top edges red, with the pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [viii], + 191; with 16 full colour plates and line drawings throughout; a bright, clean copy with the tiniest turning at forecorner tips, internally fresh and uninscribed, in a bright dustwrapper with light signs of handling and some minor creasing at head and heel.
First edition illustrated by Ardizzone. An attractive collection of Hans Andersen's most popular tales, including The Princess and the Pea; The Little Mermaid; The Emperor's New Clothes, Thumbelina; The Snow Queen; The Ugly Duckling and The Tinder Box. This was Ardizzone's final title. He was working on illustrations for it when he died, leaving artwork uncompleted on his drawing board.

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