Folk Tales and Fairy Stories from India [Design Binding]. Sudhin N. Ghose, Shrimati E. Carlile, Angela James, ed., binder.

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Folk Tales and Fairy Stories from India [Design Binding].

London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1961. Limited Edition/Unique. Hardcover. "Design based on traditional Indian textiles as a metaphor of the way folk tales are woven into the fabric of life and passed on through generations." [artist statement]. Fine in Fine Drop-Spine Archival Box. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Yellow airbrushed goatskin with hand-drawn and airbrushed back-pared onlays and printed onlay, 24-carat gold tooling. Airbrushed cobalt blue calf doublures, back-pared onlays of gold leaf and drawn image. Hand-drawn and coloured flyleaves. Drop-back box covered with grey linen buckram and lined with magenta coloured suede. 4to. 147pp. Illus. Edition limited to 500 copies, of which Nos. 1-100 are specially bound, this being 421. Item #10964

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