Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales with Illustrations by W. Heath Robinson

[London]: Hodder and Stoughton for Boots Pure Drug Company, No date [c. 1900]. W. Heath Robinson. Cloth. 4to; 319pp; gilt stamped red cloth over board with outline of children playing on front cover; illustrated in black and white drawings and 16 tipped in color illustrations including frontispiece; light foxing to pages; unclipped dust jacket with color illustration onlay to front and advertisements for Boots Chemists on jacket flaps and back, spine with price of “15/-“ or 15 shillings; chipping to head and tail of dj spine with loss, chipping at flap fold edges; very good in very good minus dj. Very good / very good. Item #22

Boots Pure Drug Company was founded in 1888 and by 1920 had sold to United Drug Company. Unusual advertising premium with a consumer price of 15 shillings.

Price: $225.00

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