ANDERSEN,HANS CHRISTIAN. FAIRY TALES & STORIES translated from Danish by H.L. Braekstad. NY: Century 1900. 9 x 12 1/4", red pictorial cloth, top edge gilt, 524p., Fine condition. 1st U.S. edition. Illustrated by HANS TEGNER with a profusion of full and partial page drawings in a variety of formats ranging from pen and ink to half-tones. Done with much detail and in many cases a touch of fancy, this is a wonderful edition of these fairy tales with an introduction by Edmund Gosse. A beautiful copy.