|Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp, in Rhyme |
by Arthur Ransome, Thomas Mackenzie
Unique hardcover features elegant typography, silhouetted endpapers, twelve color plates, and the addition of myriad decorative elements — ornamental heads, initials, silhouettes, partial borders, and much more.
|Alice's Adventures in Wonderland |
by Lewis Carroll, Harry Rountree
This lovely hardcover edition conjures up marvelous visions of Carroll's fantasy world. Luxuriously illustrated with 92 watercolors, it's a wonderful introduction to Alice's adventures as well as a splendid volume for collectors.
|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.
by Arthur Rackham, C.S. Evans
A fantasy world of crisp silhouette images depict step-sisters, footmen, nobles, and other characters from the fable of an orphan girl's transformation into a princess. One full-color and nine 3-color plates are also included.
|Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time -- 20th Anniversary Edition |
by James Gurney
Digitally re-rendered from the original transparencies, this 20th anniversary edition takes the bestselling tale of mystical humans and intelligent dinosaurs to a new generation. Includes a new Afterword by Gurney as well as a special section of behind-the-scenes studies.
|Dinotopia (Limited Edition): A Land Apart from Time -- 20th Anniversary Edition |
by James Gurney
Digitally re-rendered from the original transparencies, this 20th anniversary edition takes the bestselling tale of mystical humans and intelligent dinosaurs to a new generation. Includes a new Afterword by Gurney as well as a special section of behind-the-scenes studies. This signed, numbered edition, limited to 250 copies, includes a deluxe slipcase.
|Dinotopia: The World Beneath: 20th Anniversary Edition |
by James Gurney, Michael Brett-Surman
This deluxe hardcover edition of the sequel to Dinotopia recounts the adventures of a band of human and dinosaur explorers. More than 160 full-color illustrations plus new hand-illustrated calligraphy, Foreword, plus behind-the-scenes studies.
|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.
|English Fairy Tales |
by Arthur Rackham, Flora Annie Steel
Featuring over 40 beloved tales, this gorgeous hardcover edition is profusely illustrated with some of Rackham's most accomplished black-and-white work, including many silhouettes — 16 full-page color plates are included as well.
|The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault |
by Charles Perrault, Harry Clarke, Thomas Bodkin
This magnificent hardcover compilation features the now-definitive 17th-century renditions of "Cinderella," "Sleeping Beauty," "Little Red Riding Hood," and other childhood favorites. Includes 24 graceful, witty, full-color, pen-and-ink, and silhouette illustrations.
|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.
|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.
|A House of Pomegranates |
by Jessie Marion King, Oscar Wilde
Wilde's second collection of fairy tales, originally published in 1891, following "The Happy Prince" in 1888. The volume includes "The Young King," "The Birthday of the Infanta," and "The Star-Child."
|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.
|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.
|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.
|Marilyn, August 1953: The Lost LOOK Photos |
by John Vachon, Brian Wallis
This gorgeous hardcover collects over 100 previously unpublished photos, capturing the sex symbol in intimate, unguarded moments: lounging poolside, riding a ski lift, and snuggling with her husband-to-be, Joe DiMaggio.
|A Midsummer Night's Dream |
by William Shakespeare, W. Heath Robinson
From the exquisite title page to the playful two-page spread that closes the book, this graphic presentation of Shakespeare's most beloved play will surprise and delight the eye. Includes 12 full-page color plates, numerous black-and-white illustrations, and plentiful vignettes.
|Rip Van Winkle |
by Washington Irving, N.C. Wyeth
This charming collectible will appeal to both admirers of N. C. Wyeth's art and Washington Irving's tale of the idler who sleeps for 20 years. Nine color plates and numerous black-and-white illustrations.
|The Ship That Sailed to Mars |
by William Timlin, William Timlin, John Howe
With this long-forgotten masterwork, Timlin, an obscure South African architect, brought forth a magical intertwining of Burroughs and Tolkien. Features 48 pages of calligraphic text and 48 color plates.
|The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales |
by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, Edmund Dulac
The edition contains four tales, "The Sleeping Beauty," "Blue Beard," "Cinderella," and "Beauty and the Beast" in artful retelling, and a generous offering of 30 full-page color plates in Dulac's inimitable style.
|Spectacle in the White City: The Chicago 1893 World's Fair |
by Stanley Appelbaum, Peter B. Hales
A splendid tribute to The World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago in 1893, this hardcover volume offers a grand photographic record, printed in a sweeping landscape format. Includes essays and captions by a noted historian. 128 photographs.
|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.
|Tales from Shakespeare |
by Charles Lamb, Mary Lamb
Popular retellings of Shakespeare's plays receive a stunningly original treatment in this keepsake hardcover edition. Numerous black-and-white and 50 full-page color illustrations include works by Rackham, Dulac, and other artists from the Golden Age of Illustration.
|Tales of Mystery and Imagination |
by Edgar Allan Poe, Harry Clarke
This gorgeous anthology features 29 of Poe's stories — including "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" — illustrated with 8 full-color plates and 24 full-page drawings filled with brooding eroticism by a brilliant Edwardian-era artist.
|Tanglewood Tales |
by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Virginia Sterrett
Hawthorne's evocative interpretations of stories about Theseus and the Minotaur, Circe the enchantress, Proserpine's abduction into the underworld, Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece, and other ancient legends are graced by 24 color and black-and-white illustrations.
|The Thousand Nights and One Night |
by Jan Pienkowski, David Walser
This stunningly illustrated selection of tales from the classic Arabian Nights features silhouette and other art laced with brilliant color and metallic silver ornamentation. These interpretations charm the contemporary reader with flourishes of whimsy and insouciance. Available for sale in the United States only.
|The Twelve Dancing Princesses and Other Fairy Tales |
by Kay Nielsen, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
Seven tales of enchantment, recounted by a noted British folklorist, are illuminated by 23 full-color Art Nouveau–style illustrations by Kay Nielsen. Splendid hardcover edition, suitable for readers of all ages.
|The Big Book of Nursery Rhymes |
by Walter Jerrold, Charles Robinson
Charles Robinson's black-and-white illustrations enhance every page of this hardcover folklore treasury. Decorative initials and borders, hand lettering, silhouettes, and 16 plates of full-and two-color images embellish renderings of 300 traditional verses, from "Good King Arthur" to "Little Tom Tucker."
|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.
|Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales |
by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
Includes "Hansel and Gretel," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Snow White," "Rumpelstiltskin," "The Frog Prince," "Rapunzel," "The Bremen Town Musicians," "The Golden Goose," "Tom Thumb" and "Sleeping Beauty."
|Sleeping Beauty Coloring Book |
by Brothers Grimm, Thea Kliros
Thirty ready-to-color line drawings of scenes from beloved fairy tale. Beautiful princess falls into 100-year sleep, wakes to kiss of handsome prince. Complete text set in large, easy-to-read type.
|Glitter Sleeping Beauty Sticker Paper Doll |
by Eileen Rudisill Miller
The legendary princess's 10-sticker wardrobe offers a mix-and-match variety of opulent outfits, including a fur-lined cloak and flower-bedecked gown. All the reusable stickers are enhanced with a dash of glitter.