|The Arabian Nights |
by Rene Bull
This elegant hardcover edition presents a colorful selection of popular tales. Twenty full-color and nearly 100 black-and-white images from the original in a distinctive new page design makes this volume an immediate heirloom for confirmed bibliophiles.
|The Jungle Book |
by Rudyard Kipling, Edward J. Detmold, Maurice Detmold
This grand hardcover facsimile of a rare 1908 edition portrays the stories' fantasy, magic, and myth in 16 full-color images, some in two-page spreads, reproduced from the original portfolios.
|Grimm's Fairy Tales |
by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, Arthur Rackham
This magical hardcover edition is drawn from the mammoth collection first published in 1909 and illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Forty full-color plates, plus innumerable black-and-white spot elements, retain the best features of the original.
|A Kingdom Far and Clear (Limited Edition): The Complete Swan Lake Trilogy |
by Mark Helprin, Chris Van Allsburg
For the first time, this hardcover volume collects all three of Helprin's "Swan Lake" novellas — Swan Lake, The Veil of Snows, and A City in Winter — along with Van Allsburg's 42 full-color illustrations. This signed, numbered edition, limited to 300 copies, includes a deluxe slipcase.
|A Kingdom Far and Clear: The Complete Swan Lake Trilogy |
by Mark Helprin, Chris Van Allsburg
For the first time, this hardcover volume collects all three of Helprin's "Swan Lake" novellas — Swan Lake, The Veil of Snows, and A City in Winter — along with Van Allsburg's 42 full-color illustrations from the original editions.
|Christmas Carols: 44 Favorites with Easy Piano Arrangements |
by Frank Edwin Peat, Fern Bisel Peat
This nostalgic and richly illustrated volume contains the lyrics and simple piano scores for 44 classic Christmas standards, plus the story of the Nativity as related in the gospels of Luke and Matthew.
|Hamlet, Prince of Denmark |
by William Shakespeare, John Austen
In this hardcover reproduction of a rare 1922 edition, the drama of the melancholy Dane unfolds amid haunting black-and-white images in a style heavily influenced by the great Aubrey Beardsley. Tailpieces and other ornamental designs appear throughout the text.
|The Book of Tea |
by Kakuzo Okakura, Everett Bleiler
Hardcover gift edition of the bestselling book that introduced Western audiences to the tea ceremony. It traces the custom from its roots in Taoism to its role as a Zen meditative discipline.
|Goblin Market |
by Christina Rossetti, Arthur Rackham
This lovely hardcover gift edition of Christina Rossetti's most famous poem will enchant readers of all ages. It features 4 color and 20 black-and-white images as well as a reproduction of a rare Rackham watercolor.
|Sense and Sensibility |
by Jane Austen, Chris Hammond, Joseph Jacobs
This special hardcover gift edition of Austen's delightful comedy of manners concerning a pair of marriage-minded sisters features a dust jacket and more than 60 charming drawings.
|The Knave of Hearts |
by Louise Saunders, Maxfield Parrish
The talented wife of legendary editor Max Perkins teamed with one of the most popular illustrators of all time to create this unforgettable fable. Filled with 22 colorful images, this hardcover edition is a collector's classic to treasure.
|Stories from Hans Christian Andersen |
by Hans Christian Andersen, Edmund Dulac
This beautifully designed treasury gathers Andersen's most beloved tales — including "The Snow Queen" and "The Emperor's New Clothes" — in a gilt-stamped, hardcover edition, illustrated with 28 full-color images by Golden Age artist Edmund Dulac.
|The First Christmas Tree and the Story of the Other Wise Man |
by Henry van Dyke
This elegant little hardcover gift book features two unabridged holiday tales written by a 19th-century American clergyman. These classic seasonal fables abound in the Yuletide traditions of generosity and friendship — perfect sentiments for a gift book!
|East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North |
by Kay Nielsen
Featuring 15 Scandinavian fairy tales — including the popular "Billy Goat's Gruff" — this is one of the most stunning children's books ever produced. The text is lavished with 25 intricately detailed color and numerous black-and-white images that glow with Nielsen's phantasmagorical style.
|A Museum of Early American Tools |
by Eric Sloane
Fascinating look by noted historian at devices used by wheelwrights, coopers, blacksmiths, and other craftsmen of the pre-industrial age. Deluxe hardcover edition features 184 accurate, engaging illustrations by the author.
|Diary of an Early American Boy: 1805 |
by Eric Sloane
A noted historian complements an authentic 19th-century journal of New England farm life with an explanatory narrative and 72 delightful drawings. This deluxe hardcover edition is a keepsake treasure.
|A Christmas Carol |
by Charles Dickens, Arthur Rackham
This illustrated edition of the Yuletide classic features 12 full-color plates plus 18 black-and-white drawings by the renowned Rackham. Simply put, Dickens's immortal tale has never looked better.
|Adventures of Huckleberry Finn |
by Mark Twain, E. W. Kemble
Enjoy this classic tale of boyhood adventure along the Mississippi River over and over again with this beautiful hardcover reproduction of the original edition, adorned with 174 exuberant illustrations by E. W. Kemble.
|Pride and Prejudice |
by Jane Austen, Hugh Thomson
Here is quite simply the most handsome edition of one of the finest and most popular novels of all time. It features a cloth binding, full-color dust wrapper, handsome typography, and more than 100 illustrations by Hugh Thomson.
|Charles Dickens Book Club Set |
by Charles Dickens
A Tale of Two Cities is a masterpiece of drama, adventure, and courage. In Great Expectations, an orphan is apprenticed to the dirty work of the forge but dreams of becoming a gentleman.