(CRANE,WALTER)illus. PICTURE BOOK SET. Offered here are 12 of Crane's picture books bound with their covers and endpapers in 2 volumes. Except for a few margin mends, sl. finger soil and one cover chip, they are generally in excellent condition. These picture books are the large paper re-issues from the 1890's and are printed by Edmund Evans from wood blocks (printed on one side of the paper). Each book has a new cover design, new pictorial endpapers and new title page designs done specifically for these printings. Titles include: Fairy Ship Goody Two Shoes, Frog Prince, Puss In Boots, Mother Hubbard, Hind in the Wood, Bluebeard, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack in the Beanstalk, Yellow Dwarf, Beauty & the Beast, The Forty Thieves.