Published in 2016 - Hansel & Gretel by The Brothers Grimm.
Facsimile with 12 tipped in colour illustrations by Kay Nielsen with Japanese tissue overlays, 10 black-and-white images, printed on Caxton Wove paper, endpapers printed in gold and orange inks, gilded top edge, bound in buckram blocked in gold foil and screen printed in turquoise on front and spine with a design, 312pp. Commentary volume paper covered 16pp. Both enclosed in cloth bound solander box blocked in gold on front and spine. 12¾×10in. 980 copies.
From the Limitation Page
This edition of Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories has been typeset in Caslon type at The Folio Society and printed by Memminger Memmingen, on Caxton Wove paper. The plates have been reproduced from a copy of the first edition by Tag Worldwide, London, and printed by Memminger on Artic coated paper,. The books have been bound by Lachenmaier, Reutlingen, in full buckram, printed and blocked wit a design redrawn from a copy of the first edition.
This edition is limited to 980 numbered copies with 20 Lettered copies Hors De Commerce.
This is copy number 52
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