Fairy Stories and Fables


This antique hardcover book of fairy tales is bound in gray cloth boards, with black lettering and a color illustration of a man holding Tom Thumb. Light soil to endpapers, school stamp; otherwise a clean, tight copy. Contains a mixture of familiar fairy tales, folk tales and fables, retold for young children with care "to avoid whatever might distress the most sensitive child," as the introduction explains. 176 pages; approx. 5"x7".



  • Fairy Stories and Fables
  • James Baldwin
  • American Book Company, 1895