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Cuentos Escogidos

by Andersen, Hans Christian; Cuesta, Fernandez (trans.)

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket

Madrid: Gaspar, 1879. Bound in 1/4 leather with red pebbled boards (sunning to both panels). Endpapers professionally reatored and book tightened. Ex-college library, with one faint stamp at bottom of title page. 365 pp. A very early copy of this book of fairy tales by Andersen, printed in Spanish, of course. Only five (5) copies on OCLC. Exceedingly scarce. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Con Grabados. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: abookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 4999253
  • Title: Cuentos Escogidos
  • Author: Andersen, Hans Christian; Cuesta, Fernandez (trans.)
  • Illustrator: Con Grabados
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Early Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Gaspar
  • Place: Madrid
  • Date published: 1879
  • Keywords: Fairy Tales ; Spanish
  • Bookseller catalogs: FAIRY TALES;
  • Subjects: JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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