NIELSEN, Kay (illustrator). P.C. ASBJORNSEN (author). East of the Sun and West of the Moon. London, Hodder And Stoughton Limited, circa 1930.
Large 8vo. Original ochre yellow cloth pictorially stamped in black and blue to upper cover; pp. [xv], 17-284; with 24 mounted coloured plates by Nielsen together with other black-and-white illustrations by Nielsen; externally uncommonly bright and attractive with some dusting to spine and to edges of book block, internally equally nice with some pale diffuse foxing to prelims and final couple of leaves but otherwise fresh with all plates fine.
Early edition. An iconic classic of fairy tale illustration.