In powder & crinoline : old fairy tales

by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 163 Downloads: 472
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Edition Notes

Statementretold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch ; illustrated by Kay Nielsen
ContributionsNielsen, Kay Rasmus, 1866-1957
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p., [24] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18042635M

The Twelve Dancing Princesses by Kay Nielsen - Illustration for the book Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales, written by Arthur Quiller-Couch “In Powder and Crinoline” by Arthur Quiller-Couch. Art by Kay Nielsen – The Danish illustrator was popular in the early century, during the “golden age of illustration. See more. In Powder and Crinoline by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch - book cover, description, publication history. Home > Most Popular; Top Authors book Next book >> In Powder and Crinoline Old Fairy TalesAuthor: Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. In fact, often these books come in two separate copies, one for each of the brothers, as in the case of Quiller-Couch’s collection of old fairy tales In Powder & Crinoline. From signatures and bookplates we can assess that some of these children’s books were passed on from mother to son, like for example the volume of Darwin’s. Red Magic, published in , is the last book illustrated by Kay Nielsen. The illustrations consist of 53 paintings and drawings, eight in color. Of these 53 illustrations, 15 accompany the story of Aladdin. Red Magic is 'a collection of the world's best fairy tales from all .

Kay Nielsen was an amazingly talented Danish illustrator in the first part of the century. The book shown above was his fi. He had to take to his bed for a week. Illustration by Kay Nielsen from “In Powder and Crinoline” ‘In Powder & Crinoline’ - Old Fairy Tales Retold by .   Kay Rasmus Nielsen (Ma – J ) was a Danish illustrator who was popular in the early 20th century, the "golden age of illustration" . Kay Nielsen studied art in Paris before moving to England in His first commission was from Hodder and Stoughton in The work was ‘In Powder and Crinoline’, a selection of fairy tales by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, later published in America as ‘The Twelve Dancing Princesses’. London: Macmillan & Co. Ltd, A very good copy of the special limited edition of English Fairy Tales signed by Arthur Rackham. No of copies. The fairy tales include Red Riding Hood, Goldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk. In full vellum binding with gilt decoration and titles to front board and Edition: 1st Edition.

- Kay Rasmus Nielsen (Ma – J ) was a Danish illustrator who was popular in the early 20th century, the "golden age of illustration" He joined the ranks of Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac in enjoying the success of the Gift Books of the early 20th century. Nielsen is also known for his collaborations with Disney for whom he contributed many sketches and pins.

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Price New from 4/5(1). In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch and Illustrated by Kay Nielsen was Published by Hodder & Stoughton and Printed by Henry Stone and Son, LTD Banbury. There is no publication date printed in the book, however and is presumed to be the First Edition.

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IN POWDER AND CRINOLINE, OLD FAIRY TALES. first edition Paperback All books are subject to prior sale. Books are guaranteed as described and may be returned to us within 10 days with immediate notice of intent to return the item.

Close. More from this seller. In Powder & Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales by Carter, Anne; Nielsen, Kay A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting. "In Powder and Crinoline" () Illustrated by Kay Nielsen "In Powder and Crinoline" is a selection of fairy tales compiled and translated by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch - an English critic, writer and compiler - but the concept for the project, including the title, originated with the illustrator.

In Powder & Crinoline. London: Hodder & Stoughton, Item # One of Copies Signed by Kay Nielsen Specially Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe [NIELSEN, Kay, illustrator].

QUILLER-COUCH, Sir Arthur. In Powder & Crinoline. Old Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. Here is some art that I like an incredible lot, and you might too. It's made inbut in a very much Art Nouveau style, I do think it fits very well with the theme of this blog.

This art is by Kay Neilsen for the book In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales. In Powder & Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales: ISBN () Softcover, Hodder & Stoughton General Division, Nielsen's Fairy Tale Illustrations in Full Color (Dover Fine Art, History of.

In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales retold by Anne Carter Kay Nielsen and Anne Carter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Available now at - Illustrated Boards, 1/4 Cloth - Hodder & Stoughton, (London) - - Book Condition: Light Cover Wear - First Edition.

- No Jacket - Covers are lightly soiled. Twenty-four tipped-in color plates by KAY NIELSEN, with captioned tissue-guards. Top edge gilt.

Head and tail pieces. A clean and crisp copy throughout with fine typography, wide margins. IN ORIGINAL BOX. NIELSEN, Kay In Powder and Crinoline Old Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. Hodder and Stoughton, In Powder and Crinoline.

Old Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. by QUILLER-COUCH, Sir Arthur. NIELSEN, Kay (illus.). [London]:: Hodder & Stoughton, []. First trade edition.

publisher's decorated cloth. Slight foxing to the endsheets and the first few leaves of text. Cloth a little sunned; extremities of spine creased and with tiny area of use.

Get this from a library. In powder & crinoline: old fairy tales. [Arthur Quiller-Couch; Kay Rasmus Nielsen]. Enchanting Fairy Tales Dressed in Powder and Crinoline By: Sydney Vollmer Over the next few months, the Archives & Rare Books Library will open another of our exhibit websites that introduces our extensive collection of fairy tales and folklore for research and teaching.

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[Arthur Quiller-Couch; Kay Rasmus Nielsen] -- The genius of the young artist who has illustrated this book may be left to speak for itself, as it assuredly will: but I would say a word about the title, which is also of his invention.

English, Book, Illustrated edition: In powder and crinoline: old fairy tales retold / Illus. by Kay Nielsen. Quiller-Couch, Arthur, Get this edition. E C Books (GB) Bookseller Inventory # Title In Powder and Crinoline.

Old Fairy Tales Retold Author Arthur Quiller-Couch Illustrator Kay Nielsen Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition No Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Hodder & Stoughton Place of Publication London Book Edition: 1st Edition.

These are probably the most gorgeous pieces of book-related design and illustration in the fairy tale book universe. You will find yourself squirming with delight and bittersweet confusion. In Powder & Crinoline, written by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, illustrated by Kay Nielsen 2. East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales From.

IN POWDER AND CRINOLINE - Quiller-Couch, Arthur. by Nielsen, Kay Author: Quiller-Couch, Arthur. Illustrated by: Nielsen, Kay. Very good condition. Old Fairy Tales retold by Quiller-Couche.

The first of Nielsen's greatest works. His third collection, In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales Retold (), illustrated by Kay Nielsen, includes a version of 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses'" (The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales). The Fairy Tales: Minon-Minette Felicia or The Pot of Pinks The Twelve Dancing Princesses Rosanie or The Inconstant Prince The Man Who Never.

Printed Books and Maps. Part One. 30 OctGMT Bath NIELSEN (KAY) QUILLER-COUCH (ARTHUR) In Powder and Crinoline, Old Fairy Tales, 24 tipped-in colour plates by Kay Nielsen, publisher's quarter cloth, browning to top portion of upper cover, 4to. The colour images for ‘In Powder and Crinoline’ – and those of ‘East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North’ a year later – were reproduced by a 4 colour process, instead of the usual 3 used by the other illustrators at the time.

The books he illustrated were also distinct from those of. Book Search Engine Can Find In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales by Nielsen, Kay & Carter, Anne. ABOUT TRUST ONLINE; In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales.

By: Nielsen, Kay & Carter, Show me the best price for this book. Books ordered may be returned for a full refund if they are not as described. Delivery is guaranteed - or your money back. Kay Nielsen In Powder & Crinoline Quiller-Couch Fairy Tales Illustrations Arthur Quiller-Couch was an English writer known for his traditional tales and works of English verse.

He published a collection of well-known fairy tales which he reworked entitled ‘In Powder & Crinoline’. Oxford Book of English Verse, – also online () From a Cornish Window () English Sonnets (Published inreprinted in ) The Sleeping Beauty and other Fairy Tales from the Old French () The Oxford Book of Ballads () In Powder and Crinoline: Old Fairy Tales Retold () On the Art of Writing ()Education: Newton Abbot College, Clifton College.

In the version recounted by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch in In Powder and Crinoline, Fairy Tales Retold (), which is very similar to the French version Andrew Lang included in The Red Fairy Book (), the soldier is replaced by a poor peasant boy named Michael, who gains entry to the castle by taking a post as a gardener and provides the.

New York: George H. Doran, Item # The First Abridged Edition of Kay Nielsen's In Powder and Crinoline The Twelve Dancing Princesses - Fine in the Original Dust Jacket and BoxNIELSEN, Kay, illustrator. QUILLER-COUCH, Sir Arthur. The Twelve Dancing Princesses and other Fairy Tales Retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch.

Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. - Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. See more ideas about Kay nielsen, Art and Fairytale art pins.New York: George H.

Doran, The First Abridged Edition of Kay Nielsen's In Powder and Crinoline The Twelve Dancing Princesses - Fine in the. “The Book of Death” caught the eye of a London gallery.

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