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1 Travers, P. L.
About the Sleeping Beauty
New York: McGraw Hill (1975) First Edition Keeping, Charles 
8vo. Decorated blue boards. 111pp illustrated with several lovely color plates by Charles Keeping. The author of "Mary Poppins" muses on this old fairy tale, its universally recurring themes and its many variations. She offers her own version and also five other tellings: Gianbattista Basile's "Sole, Luna e Talia" from Italy, Charles Perrault's "La Belle au Bois Dormant" from France, Grimm's "Dornroschen" from Germany, Bradley-Birt's "The Petrified Mansion" from Bengal, and Jeremiah Curtin's "The Queen of Tubber Tintye" from Ireland. Minor wear to upper edge else Near Fine. Dustjacket lightly edge worn and frayed. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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