Two volumes of mid-century (1948) The Young Folks Shelf of Books Junior Classics Vol 2 Stories of Wonder & Magic, Vol 10. Nursery Rhymes, Children's Poetry.
Books are complete - NO! dust jackets.
Condition of book: In EXCELLENT! overall condition for their age, the cloth covers - one green and one orange - show only MINIMAL! wear. Embossed accents on covers and spines show MINIMAL! wear. There is light fraying to the top of the spines. Spines and bind are strong and sturdy with NO! pages separating. Internal pages show NO! rips or tears and NO! dog-eared corners. Light foxing is apparent. Names have been written to the inside overleaf pages on each of the books. All text is clear and legible, all illustrations bright and vivid with NO! fading apparent.
Volume 1 contains 66 fairy tales from England, Ireland, Germany, Norway, France, Czechoslovakia, Russia, and India by 11 different authors, including some by the Grimm brothers; also 14 Aesop fables
Volume 2 contains a collection of originally written folk tales, legends, and fairy tales. Some are easily found elsewhere. Others I've failed to find elsewhere.
Approximate measurements: hardcover book measures 9" x 6" | complete at 390 pages | NO dust jacket.
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