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Le Printemps sur la Neige et d'autres Contes du bon vieux temps.

First Edition in French

[RACKHAM, Arthur, illustrator]. GUYOT, Ch. Le Printemps Sur La Neige et d'Autres Contes du Bon Vieux Temps. Illustrations de A. Rackham. Paris: L'Edition D'Art, H. Piazza, 1922.

Limited to 1300 copies, this being copy no. 1227. Tall quarto (11 7/8 x 9 1/8 in;. 301 x 230 mm). 103, [5] pp. Sixteen tipped-in color plates and nine drawings in black and white.

Publisher's original brown-gray wrappers with pictorial stamping in green and deep reddish brown with gilt lettering.
A near fine copy in the publishers glassine wrapper (very slightly worn at top of spine).

First edition in French of the Rackham-illustrated Snowdrop and Other Tales by the Brothers Grimm (1920), containing eight stories from Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm illustrated in color by Rackham in 1909.

Latimore and Haskell p. 53. Riall p. 140. Cf. Latimore and Haskell p. 34.

Price: $1,250

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