1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories – Andrew Lang – First Edition – SOLD

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An uncommon First Edition copy of The Marvelous Musician and Other Stories, from the red, crimson, grey, and violet Fairy Books, edited by Andrew Lang.  Published in 1909 by Longmans, Green, and Co.  With a coloured frontispiece and numerous illustrations by H.  J. Ford.

Selected stories from the Red, Crimson, Grey, and Violet Fairy books, 14 in all. Hardcover, pretty gilt-decorated spine with a stunning colour frontispiece on front panel.  Text clean; 253 pages, secure to hinge, color frontispiece, 31 line drawings, as called for. Size: Duodecimo. Full seam split between front endpaper and title page.  Some scuffing to textblock (see images in gallery area for example of this).  A rare first edition copy.  Perfect gift idea for any Andrew Lang fairy book collector!

spine view - 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories - Andrew Lang - First Edition
spine view – 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories – Andrew Lang – First Edition

 

frontispiece by H.J. Ford - 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories - Andrew Lang - First Edition
frontispiece by H.J. Ford – 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories – Andrew Lang – First Edition

 

📚 Dive into a Timeless Tale of Enchantment! 🧚‍♂️

🎶 The Marvelous Musician and Other Stories 🎵

🌟 An Uncommon First Edition from the Legendary Andrew Lang Fairy Books Collection 🌟

Step into a world where magic dances on every page and enchantment knows no bounds! Behold, an extraordinary treasure for collectors and connoisseurs: an uncommon First Edition of “The Marvelous Musician and Other Stories” from the illustrious Fairy Books, masterfully edited by none other than the celebrated Andrew Lang.

📜 Published in the enchanting year of 1909 by Longmans, Green, and Co., this exquisite tome boasts a rich tapestry of tales that have captured hearts across generations. What sets it apart? Let us unveil the secrets:

🌈 A Spectrum of Imagination: Delve into the vibrant hues of storytelling as you journey through the red, crimson, grey, and violet Fairy Books. Each color represents a unique world filled with wonder and intrigue, promising a different enchantment with every turn of the page.

🖌️ Illustrations That Come Alive: Prepare to be mesmerized by the whimsical artistry of H. J. Ford. With a colored frontispiece and numerous illustrations, every scene springs to life, bridging the gap between dreams and reality.

The Dragon flies of with the Empress - illustration by H. J. Ford - 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories - Andrew Lang - First Edition
The Dragon flies of with the Empress – illustration by H. J. Ford – 1909 The Marvellous Musician and Other Stories – Andrew Lang – First Edition

Timeless Tales, Timeless Magic: From magical musicians to mystical adventures, these stories are timeless treasures that will whisk you away to far-off realms, where the extraordinary is the everyday.

This First Edition of “The Marvelous Musician and Other Stories” is not just a book; it’s a portal to a world where the ordinary becomes extraordinary and the mundane transforms into magic. Whether you’re a seasoned collector or a newcomer to the enchanting realm of fairy tales, this is a rare gem that deserves a special place on your shelf.

🪄 Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of literary history. Embrace the magic, preserve the past, and let the enchantment of “The Marvelous Musician” fill your heart and your home. 📖✨

🌟 Seize this opportunity to own a literary masterpiece and embark on a journey that transcends time and captivates the soul. 🌟

 

~See all of the pictures posted in the Gallery Area of this posting!~

~ Price posted is in (CAD) Canadian Dollars ~

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