Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales: Retold by E Jean Roberton
1961. 264 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Red cloth. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Colour illustrations throughout. Pages are mostly clean overall, with moderate tanning throughout. Frontispiece removed. Illustrations are bright and clear, with some light tanning and foxing to edges. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have slight edge wear with corner bumping. Mild tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Book is bowed and forward leaning.