Skip to content

The Fairy Books (Complete 12 Volume Set): Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac by Lang, Andrew - 2014

by Lang, Andrew

Similar copies are shown below.
Similar copies are shown to the right.
The Fairy Books (Complete 12 Volume Set): Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac by Lang, Andrew - 2014

The Fairy Books (Complete 12 Volume Set): Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac

by Lang, Andrew

  • Used
London: The Folio Society, 2014. All 12 volumes in the Folio Society reprints of the rainbow Fairy Book series. As new, sealed in unopened, original shrinkwrap. Fine cloth volumes in slipcases. A beloved, illustrated collection of fairy tales from around the world.
  • Bookseller Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Book Condition Used
  • Quantity Available 1
  • Publisher The Folio Society
  • Place of Publication London
  • Date Published 2014
  • Keywords fairy books, Andrew Lang, Folio Society, sealed, rainbow, coloured, colored

We have 4 copies available starting at £11.85.

The Fairy Books
Stock Photo: Cover May Be Different

The Fairy Books

by Andrew Lang

  • New
  • Paperback
Condition
New
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9781522951544
ISBN 10
1522951547
Quantity Available
10
Seller
Southport, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
£11.85

Show Details

Description:
Paperback / softback. New.
Item Price
£11.85
The Fairy Books
Stock Photo: Cover May Be Different

The Fairy Books

by Andrew Lang

  • Used
  • good
  • Paperback
Condition
Used - Good
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9781522951544
ISBN 10
1522951547
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Newport Coast, California, United States
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
£25.90

Show Details

Description:
paperback. Good. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items. May be an ex-library book.
Item Price
£25.90
The Fairy Books. [With] The Nursery Rhyme Book. 13 Volumes
More Photos

The Fairy Books. [With] The Nursery Rhyme Book. 13 Volumes

by Lang, Andrew

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
Condition
Used - Near Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
£4,130.00

Show Details

Description:
London: The Folio Society, 2010. Hardcover. Near Fine. The full Folio Edition set of 12 volumes: Blue, Red, Green, Yellow, Pink, Grey, Violet, Crimson, Brown, Orange, Olive and Lilac, all in matching slipcases. Interiors crisp and clean. Each volume contains a frontispiece, 12 colour illustrations and a few in black and white. Illustrators include: Kate Baylay, Caitlin Hackett, Danuta Mayer, Debra McFarlane, Julian de Narvaez, Lauren Nassef, Niroot Puttapipat, Omar Rayyan, Charles van Sandwyk, Tim Stevens, Tomislav Tomic and Bob Venables. Apart from a couple of very small bumps to a couple slipcases, this set is near fine and unread. More specifically, Olive has 2 very small spots, Brown with a small bump, Grey with a heavier hit to the opening left side, a very small bump to Orange and Pink with 1 very tiny spot to one side. The books perfect and unharmed. All titles are the first printed edition in this Folio Society collection. Includes The Nursery Rhyme Book, making this a 13 volume set.
Item Price
£4,130.00
The Fairy Books:
More Photos

The Fairy Books: [Blue; Red; Green; Yellow; Pink; Grey; Violet; Crimson; Brown; Orange; Olive; Lilac.]

by LANG, Andrew (ed.)

  • Used
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
London, United Kingdom
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
£12,500.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Longmans, Green & Co.,, 1889-1910. A landmark in the presentation of traditional tales First editions, first impressions, a complete set of Lang's beautifully produced Fairy Book series, which is uncommon complete in collectible condition. Unprecedented in the international scope of its sources, it gave many fairy tales their first appearance in English. The books proved immediately successful and helped salvage some of the cultural wealth of international folklore by preserving it in print. Though it is Andrew Lang's name which appears as the author of the fairy books, they were largely the result of the work of others, most crucially female translators such as his wife, Leonora (1851-1933), and authors such as May Kendall and Margaret Hunt, both of whom also published fairy tale collections in their own name. Lang takes the opportunity in the final book's preface to credit his wife with their authorship once again: "The fairy books have been almost wholly the work of Mrs. Lang, who has… Read More
Item Price
£12,500.00