George Doran and Company. New York. 1925.
SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION. 4to. (12.3 x 10.2 inches). One of only 600 copies, numbered and signed by Kay Nielsen. Illustrated with 12 beautiful full page colour plates, each with a printed tissue guard. Ten mono plates. Red and black title page and initial letters to each chapter. Crease to the corner of the frontispiece but overall a very good copy. Finely bound in recent full dark blue morocco leather. Spine with raised bands. Compartments ruled and decorated in gilt. Twin red labels, gilt. Decorative gilt rolled border to both boards. Original patterned endpapers bound in at front and rear. ------ A beautifully illustrated edition featuring all the favourite from the Brothers Grimm, including Rumpelstiltskin, Snowdrop (Snow White), Katskin, and, of course, Hansel and Gretel.