ANDERSEN,HANS CHRISTIAN. FAIRY TALES. NY: Limited Editions Club 1942. 2 volumes, tall 8vo, cloth backed pictorial boards, 180, 399p., as new in original glassene wrappers in publisher's slipcase showing sl. wear at seams but clean and VG+. Volume 1 contains previously unpublished letters from Andersen to his American editor Horace Scudder and 13 fairy tales. Volume 2 contains 30 fairy tales. Both volumes illustrated by FRITZ KREDEL with beautiful HAND-COLORED woodcuts to accompany the stories. Translated by Jean Hersholt and LIMITED TO 1500 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY FRITZ KREDEL AND JEAN HERSHOLT. A particvularly clean set.