The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf Set of Three Books: Andersen's Fairy Tales, The Wind in the Willow & Tom Sawyer


Title:  Andersen's Fairy Tales, The Wind in the Willow & Tom Sawyer
Format:  Clothbound Hardcovers with original book sleeves
Authors:  Andersen's Fairy Tales was Translated by Jean Hersholt, The Wind in the Willows was written by Kenneth Grahame, and Tom Sawyer was written by Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain)
Illustrator:  Fritz Kredel, Arthur Rackham, and Normen Rockwell
Publisher:  The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf (New York:  The Heritage Press)
Year:  1942, 1940, and 1936
Andersen's Fairy Tales Dimensions: 6" wide by 9.25" tall
Wind in the Willows Dimensions:  6.5" wide by 9" tall
Tom Sawyer Dimensions:  5.75" wide by 8.75" tall
Condition:  Minor cover and spine wear noted especially around the edges of the book sleeves.  The books have been well protected over the years.  Tom Sawyer's spine is faded & Andersen's Fairy Tales must have been a favorite as it shows the most book sleeve & cover wear with smudges & wear in general.  There are book plates signed by a child in all three books.  No other writing, torn or missing pages are noted.  Each volume is tightly bound.  There is a small hole at the bottom of the front cover of Andersen's Fairy Tales right at the bottom corner edge.